Cedre Gouraud, Azrou

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See the skeleton of the iconic Cedre Gouraud, once the largest cedar in the country named after the French general Henri Gouraud. The grey sign-posted trunk of the dead tree towers nearly 42 m (138 ft) above the surrounding area, cleared from other vegetation to make room for tourist shops. The tree died in 2003 at the estimated age of more than 800 years old. If you're prepared with comfortable shoes, snacks, and water, hike through the cedar forest. Keep an eye out, though, for cheeky Barbary macaques that might snatch a cell phone from your hands for sheer amusement. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Cedre Gouraud and many more Azrou attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Azrou trip planner.
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  • Cedre Gouraud is literally a cedars forest located in the surroundings of Azrou, a town near Ifrane, which is located about 75km to the South of Fez, the main city in the region. Here you can walk...  more »
  • About 20 minutes drive from Ifrane. Lots and lots of monkeys. 5 dirhams for a bag of apple pieces to feed the monkeys, open for bargain. Kids love it!! Horse riding is relaxing. You have a free rein.....  more »
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  • Amazing quiet tranquil perfect place. Loved it
  • This is a great place for seeing monkeys in action, plus some ancient cedar trees.
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