about Chtouka-Aït Baha
Want to discover Chtouka-Aït Baha? There are a thousand ways to do it. The province of Chtouka Ait Baha is full of tourist potential, among which we will particularly note the Igudars pitted in the midst of a rich and wild nature as well as the cultural wealth of the indigenous communities who have preserved their intact values and their centuries-old traditions. These assets make it a destination for lovers of adventure, ecotourism and cultural tourism enthusiasts. The province of Chtouka-Aït Baha is a predominantly rural subdivision of the Moroccan region of Souss-Massa. Its chief town is Biougra.
The province of Chtouka-Aït Baha covers an area of 3 523 km2 and is bounded to the north by the prefecture of Inezgane-Aït Melloul, to the east by the province of Taroudant, to the south by the province of Tiznit, and to the west by the Atlantic Ocean (over 42 km 9) with a population of more than 300 000 inhabitants in 2014.
A lake in the mountains, water is so rare in the mountains of southern Morocco that this dam, which Supplies water to the town of Aït Baha, is a real surprise at road 105. Nice landscape with a small village and its minaret on the shore: Tlata Uoanass. Chtouka-Aït Baha has 90.175 ha of forests, including 83.830 ha of Argan trees, which represents a production of 420,000 liters of argan oil per year.
This is the main characteristic of this province, with 3,523 km2 of fertile land and is considered the agricultural center of the region. The province's economy is based on the irrigated activity (dam Youssef Ben Tachfine) with an irrigated area, in Massa plain, 19,200 ha.