Erfoud is the capital of Tafilalet, located in the palm grove in the South East of Morocco at the feet of the high Atlas in the valley of the Ziz river and on the road to kasbahs . The city is dominated by mountains where the fortress is located on the East Borj
This historic city was a crossroads between caravans from black Africa and the one from the north, hence its original name « Arrifoud » which means the action of placing a load of goods.
Erfoud constitutes a tourist attraction in terms of Saharan tourism. Subsequently, the components of the city’s ecosystem ’ arid pre-desert environment, sandstone ,green valleys ) made it a Prince of Persia film production site, La Mumie ……
Erfoud is home to the Datts Festival every October . It is celebrated with many events full of colors and Berber tradition.