On the “International Road” of Morocco 160 km south of Agadir, on the edge of the Sahara,
boarding onto the Atlantic Ocean, you will find the old Spanish colonial trading post and
modern day fishing port of Sidi Ifni.
The fishing harbour overflowing with trawlers filled with sardines for the European and local
markets is the life line of this relaxed town which has not yet been hit by the visiting hoards of
the package holiday. (There are over 12,000 small fishing boats on the coast of Morocco. The
government is trying to develop advanced unloading points and other equipment in this
The collection of good fish restaurants and cafes are worth trying out if you are lucky enough
to pass some time in this town.
The hotels of the town offer all amenities and a camp site found within the town walls on the
sea front is a great place to stop through the winter months.
Surf Sidi Ifni , Shit Pipe is the name given to this break situated at the rivermouth is infront of the
camping site and old swimming pool. Drop down the old spanish stairs of the town of Sidi Ifni and
you are there.