The memory of the history of Agadir in the Medina Polizzi
For the city known as “the Beach of Morocco”, Agadir becomes the preferred destination for Moroccan and worldwide tourists. If you like tranquility and beaches accessible from the town, Agadir is included within your next. Although not all the tourist and cultural interest of Agadir is based on its beautiful and wide beaches…
Visiting the city becomes essential. Agadir has a lot to offer as activities and entertainment. The leisure opportunities, services and cultural activities that you never get bored so that you do not leave this beautiful city of the Atlantic coast of Morocco.
One of the options in which you can stop with entertainment due to its beauty and legacy is known as New Medina. Work of the architect Coco Polizzi, the New Medina or also known as Medina Polizzi, was built at the end of the 20th century and has a very characteristic medieval city aspect, nothing common in the area. The artist recognized this New Medina to remember the old medina razed by the 1960 earthquake; a new construction that respects the traditional and old style of what was the old medina. Currently, this construction of more than 12,000 square meters is located in the southern area of Agadir.
This charming complex with characteristic buildings allows you to spend the afternoon or the morning in a pleasant way with restaurants and shops. Highlights the dromedary and peacocks that bring an authentic touch to the space.
Although you have to pay to enter, the New Medina is one of the most beautiful places in Agadir and the perfect place to know the gastronomy and crafts of the area. To access it you can hire a transport that for 60 dirhams, € 5.4. The visit can be made throughout the year from the first hour of the morning until mid-afternoon, like almost all the buildings in Morocco.