The world looks at Morocco as a North Africa country located in between the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, with heavy culture influence from Europe, Arab nations, and Berber. But, the country has got some amazing places waiting for tourists to come and explore. If you are planning your trip to this African nation, then here is a list of famous places in Morocco that you must visit during your trip –

1.      Essaouira

Essaouira Morocco

One of the first names that you need to add to your bucket list of places to visit in Morocco has to be Essaouira. The most popular beach destination in Morocco, it is well known for its picturesque beauty, seaside adventure activities like windsurfing and kite surfing. Plus, you can explore the crafts like thuya wood carvings and cabinets, which are created using century old techniques.

2.      Chefchaouen

Chefchaouen Morocco


Also known as the Blue city owing to the buildings which are colored in various shades of blue, Chefchaouen has to be on top of the list of places to visit during your Morocco tour. This Northwest town is known as a great shopping destination, where you can get handicraft, woven blankets, and lot more, which is native only to this region. Plus, the popular goat cheese from Chefchaouen is a must try. The most exciting thing about the city, however, is the fact that you can get kief – a part of cannabis plant – that is sold openly in shops here.


3.      Rabat

Hasan Mosque of Rabat Morocco

Moving towards the Moroccan Coast you come across the town of Rabat – the capital city of Morocco. Ranked as the top travel destinations by CNN in the year 2013, the city houses the famous Hasan Mosque of Rabat. Over the years, the landscape of the city has been changing with plenty of boulevards and outdoor cafes popping up. Overlooking the ocean, you will find the Kasbah des Oudaias, an enchanting place to make your vacation in Morocco even more enchanting!

4.      Merzouga

Merzouga Morocco

The last name on the list that you need to jot down in the list before booking your Morocco tour packages is located in the Southeastern part of the country. A sand heaven, visiting Merzouga’s sand dunes can be a once in a lifetime experience! The sand dunes formed because of the winds in this part of the world sometimes reach up to 150 meters i.e. close to 500 feet. An overnight camel ride through these deep-reddish dunes is nothing less than an exciting adventure straight from a Hollywood movie. Plus the zillions of stars gazing at you through the clear dark blue sky is too enchanting to believe!

If you are looking for an exciting trip with your family or friends, Morocco has plenty of amazing destinations worth exploring. 

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