Nador is a city in the northeast of Morocco, in the Rif Mountains. Since 1999, the city has had an international airport. The city has its own harbour at the Bhar Amezzyan lagoon, making Nador an important trading centre for fish, fruits and livestock. Nador has approximately 180,000 inhabitants. There are various ferry services from Nador to the Spanish city of Almería. In this way, you can combine Morocco with Spain!
For bird lovers
The beach of Nador is very beautiful, although there are only a few restaurants. The city nevertheless attracts many European tourists, because in Nador you can experience the true 'Rif feeling'. Nador is especially worth a visit because of its amazing flora and fauna. It is a must see for bird lovers. The wonderful combination of flowers and plants attracts many interesting birds. If you travel further along the coast of Ras el Ma, you will find a freshwater lagoon with remarkable sand deposits. This is home to birds such as the egret, black-tailed godwit, kingfisher and spotted redshank. Approximately 30 kilometres from Nador lies the village of Kariet Arkmane. This area has many salt water pools and, as a result, attracts a wide variety of birds and insects. You will find all sorts of animals here, such as brightly coloured grasshoppers, sand spiders, black-throated loons and even flamingos.
Luxury, mid-range and budget
In addition to budget and mid-range hotels, Nador offers some luxury accommodation. There are several good restaurants and cafés to provide tourists and nature lovers with good food and drink. Nador is a small but comfortable place to stay!