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Best places to visit in Morocco

Going on holiday in Morocco is always a lovely surprise. Between the kasbahs, the old medinas, the palm groves and the deserts, it will really blow you away, with good reason! However, too many tourists choose to stay at a resortand leave themselves little opportunity to truly discover the country and its inhabitants.

The Evaneos Travel community will help you to put together your trip and fully immerse you in the Moroccan culture. Just a click away, hundreds of opinions are waiting for you and they will be very useful when it comes to building your itinerary.

A trip to Morocco is definitely a chance to ride a mehari camel in the desert over the pink dunes of Erg Chebbi near Merzouga, through the depths of the Drâa Valley, or on the burning trails of Erg Chegaga. The Middle Atlas Mountains is the recommended region for hiking through surreal landscapes that are worthy of the thousand and one nights, with clay houses perched on the uneven and colourful mountains in the Dadès Gorge and the Todgha Gorge.

For those who especially wish to visit the cities, there is no lack of opportunities. Rabat, the capital, and Casablanca are very Westernised. On the other hand, losing yourself in the alleys of the Medina of Fez or in the markets in Marrakesh is an unforgettable experience and a feast for the senses.

Finally, charming seaside resorts like Essaouira welcome holidaymakers who want to go swimming with open arms and low costs.

Morocco is a pure jewel for those who invest a little time and some research into her. It's up to you!

Julie Olagnol
A peaceful haven in the heart of the Atlas that's well off the beaten track.
Amezri is a village in the Grand Atlas Mountains, with its highest point at 2,250 m, at the heart of the M'Goun mountain range.
An ancient kasbah (or medina) in the middle of a magnificent valley: welcome to Assaka.
Béni Mellal is a pretty province in the Middle Atlas mountains with a fortified capital city bearing the same name. It is an ideal area for lovers of walking.
In the Great South of Morocco, near the Wadi Tagbalth Canyon, the Berghoua dunes are a haven of peace.
Cape Spartel is 14 kilometres west of Tangier and is the extreme north point of the Atlantic coast of Africa.
As an economic capital and the largest city in the country, Casablanca is worth a visit if only to see its incredible architecture.
Located in the central High Atlas , the rock cathedral, also called Mastfrane cathedral, is north of zaouiat Ahansal .
Chegaga is a place right in the middle of the desert, about 60 km from Mhamid, where you will find some of the most beautiful dunes in the country.
Situated around a hundred kilometres from Zagora and around fifty from M'hamid Ghizlaine, Dayet Chigaga is situated at Erg Chigaga, one of the biggest desert sand dunes in the Moroccan Sahara.
The gorges of the Oued Zireg are located in the Middle Atlas range, near Taza.
A bustling city with an incredible sprawling medina, Fes is an outstanding destination ranked on UNESCO's list of world heritage sites.
Foum Tizza is a smaller desert and more rocky that that of Erg Chigaga, it is situated a few kilometres from Tazzarine.
Ichbaken is a small town of the M'Goun massif in the High Atlas.
Ifni, a costal city situated in southern Morocco, is an ancient Spanish colony and the influences of this heritage are still very visible.
The Kasbah Taourirt is a Ouarzazate attraction.
In the High Atlas, on the Toubkal circuit, Ifni Lake reaches 2,000 metres of altitude.
Lake Isli is located in the plateau region of lakes, north of Imilchil, at the foot of Jebel Msedrid.
At 13,356 feet , M’Goun is the third highest peak in Morocco's High Atlas Mountains.
A splendid little imperial city in the north of Morocco.
Located 140 kilometres away from Agadir, Mirleft is a small town between the Atlantic Ocean and the Lesser Atlas Mountains.
N'Kob is located 30 km from Tazzarine, and the car journey from Aît Ben hadou promises fantastic views.
Who wouldn't want to see a garden in the middle of a desert? Oasis Fint is a place where nature and humans have agreed to coexist, and where you'll be able to completely relax. 
The Souss-Massa is 65km south of Agadir, home to one of the most beautiful of Morocco's natural reserves that stretches across 130,000 hectares.
A popular ski resort overlooking the Ourika valley and particularly popular with the people of Marrakech.
Situated on the plateau of the middle Atlas region, the delightful Berber city Sefrou reveals many well-hidden secrets.
The Skoura Oasis is 40 km from Ouarzazate, and you're bound to pass through it if you want to get to the gorges of Boulmane Dadès.
A region comprising the areas between the two wadis of Ziz and Rhéris, Tafilalet is an expansive palm grove in the Great South.
Tafraout is a village in the Ammein Valley, at the heart of the Anti-Atlas range.
Tamatert is one of the most isolated villages in the High Atlas Mountains, near the village of Imlil. Tamatert is located at a height of 1,800 metres above sea level.
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