November 5, 2014 Miriam Chiazor

Welcome to Morocco

Morocco, a country with both warm desert and white winters is a travel destination you don’t want to miss.

Its rich history and culture is shown through its cities, landscapes, ruins and activities. Its close proximity to Spain also boasts great travel opportunities for the traveler wishing to hit up Europe.

Let Morocco be your African destination and European gateway.





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  • Morocco on a Budget Tour - 7 Nights / 8 Days
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    Morocco on a Budget Tour – 7 Nights / 8 Days

    Travel to Morocco on one of our Morocco tours which cover the highlights of this amazing country. Casablanca, Marrakesh, 4 wheel drive safari and sunset camel ride in the Erg Chebbi Desert, ancient sites and palaces all await you on your Morocco trip. This special Summer Tour is specially designed for those aiming to experience the full energy of  Morocco with a little budget.

Destinations in Morocco

  • Casablanca

    The city of Casablanca, one of the greatest tourist destinations in the whole of north Africa and the most populated city in Morocco is a fantastic site. The city has shifted control from Berbers, Phoenicians, Romans, Portuguese, Arabs, the...

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  • Fes

    Fes, the third largest city in morocco and previously the capital until 1925 is well known across the globe. The cities attractions vary from historical monuments to gardens and museums. Baths, music festivals and markets litter this town and reinforce the fact that...

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  • Marrakesh

    Marrakesh offers travelers the chance to bring nature and city life together in a great mash up of gardens, museums and camel rides. The cafe\'s and henna shops offer a great way to join in on tradition, as well as the tours of the old religious schools...

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  • Rabat

    Rabat, the capital of Morocco is a city that has undergone great growth and resides on the river mouth of Bou regreg and the Atlantic ocean. The population is roughly 1.8 million people which are from Rabat, Salé and Temera.

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Quick facts

  • Official name
    The Kingdom of Morocco
  • Location
    Morocco is located in the North of Africa, bordered by Spain to the north, Algeria to the east, Mauritania to the south and the Atlantic Ocean to the west. It is one of three nations to have both Atlantic and Mediterranean coastlines
  • Government
    Unitary State, Parliamentary system, Constitutional monarchy, Monarchy
  • Dialing code
  • Climate weather
    Sub tropical to semi-arid
  • Population
    33,282,139 on 446,300 km²
  • Official language
    Arabic and Berber
  • Other major languages
  • Currency
    Moroccan Dirham (MAD)
  • Foreign currencies accepted
    GBP (£), EUR (€), USD ($)
  • Entry requirements
    Visa on arrival for EU, British, US, Swiss and Canadian citizens. All other nationalities need a visa before leaving their respective countries (takes 8-14 days to process). No Yellow Fever Certificate is required. (For more information, visit -
  • What to know
    Best time to visit: March to May, and September to November.
  • Security advice
    Most visits to Morocco are trouble-free; however, terrorist attacks have occurred in the past and there is a general threat of kidnappings in northern Africa, so visitors are advised to be vigilant.