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about Ouazzane

Want to discover Ouezzane? There are a thousand ways to do it. The city of Ouezzane is well known in Morocco and in the Islamic world being a spiritual capital, it was the place of many of the pillars of Sufism. Many Moroccan Jews consider Ouezzane as a holy city and make pilgrimages to revere the graves of several Marabouts (Moroccan saints), in particular moul Anrhaz, the local name of Rabbi Amram Ben Diwan, a rabbi of the eighteenth century who lived in the city and whose burial place is associated with a number of miracles.
Ouazzane is a town in northwest Morocco with a population of about 60,000, it is located on the southern margins of the Jebala country and is built as an amphitheater on the northern flank of the Jbel Bouhlal and the south-eastern flank of the Jbel Bouakika at an altitude of 614 meters and is protected from the Atlantic influences by surrounding mountains of medium altitude , With a sub-humid Mediterranean climate characterized by a dry summer with varying temperatures and a cold to mild winter, making it a dream destination with its stunning mountain and landscapes.
The city has been crafting for nearly 4 centuries, it houses several corporations of crafts animated with more than 5000 artisants and 3 artisanal cooperatives.


Region: Tanger Tetouan Al Hoceïma
Pictures of the city Ouazzane