Region: Guelmim Oued Noun
The region of Guelmim- Oued Noun is considered as the gateway to the Sahara, for desert tourists, as it connects the desert of the ocean.
Green and seaside tourism are also one of the expanding activities in this region without forgetting its immense mountains and oases.
The region of Guelmim-Oued Noun is located in the south of Morocco.
It is the northernmost of the southern provinces, but only a small part of the province of Assa-Zag is in the territory of Sahara.
It is bordered on the north by the region of Souss-Massa, on the south by Laâyoune-Sakia El Hamra, on the east by the Drâa-Tafilalet region and Algeria, and on the west by the Atlantic Ocean.
Its population was 433,757 inhabitants in 2014, or 1.28% of the national population spread over an area of about 46,108 km2, or about 6.49% of the national surface.
A region rich in historical and archaeological elements, ranging from prehistory to the 19th century, such as cave engravings, caves, rock shelters, kasbahs, granaries and other military, economic and social architecture Show us that the region has attracted the interest of men for millennia to the dynasties of medieval Morocco.