Traveling in Morocco

Morocco, also known as the Kingdom of Morocco, is a North African country bordering the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. The country is characterized by its Berber, Arabian and European cultural influences. Morocco is a gateway to the African continent while being an uncontrolled mix of North Africa, Spain, Portugal, and France. It's a country of proud people with a rich and interesting history.

 

If you like discovering ancient cities with miles and miles of tiny streets or riding camels in the desert with the Sahara nomads or discovering beautiful waterfalls, then come to Morocco! It is a country of dizzying diversity and natural beauty!

Capital: Rabat

International airports: 

Morocco has several international airports, including Agadir, Casablanca, Marrakesh, Fes and Tangier.

The Mohammed V International Airport (CMN) in Casablanca handles most of the country's long-distance flights and the Marrakesh Menara Airport (RAK) is a popular airport for people arriving from Europe.

Currency: Moroccan dirham (MAD)

Official Languages: There are a number of languages spoken in Morocco. Although the main languages are Amazigh (Berber) and Modern Standard Arabic, most people speak Darija (Moroccan Arabic).

Main religion: Islam

 

All Posts about Morocco

Things to see and do in Tangier – The Ultimate Guide to Tangier, Morocco
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How to get to the Akchour Waterfalls from Chefchaouen (Morocco)
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  This article explains how to get to Akchour from Chefchaouen by public transport, how to hike the trail towards … Read More

How to renew your travel visa for Morocco
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