Taroudant is located in the Sous Valley in the southern
part of the country. It is situated east from Agadir
on the road to Ouarzazate and south from Marrakech.
It has the feel of a small market town on some caravan
It is also known by its local crafts like jewellery
and carpets. It is called the "Grandmother of Marrakech"
because it is a scaled down that resembles Marrakech
with its surrounding ramparts.