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About Morocco

Morocco Important Addresses

Important Addresses

Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco Niederwallstrasse 39 in 10117 Berlin Phone: (0 30) 20 61 24-0 Fax: (0 30) 20 61 24-20 State-Moroccan Tourist Office Graf-Adolf-Strasse 59 in 40210 Düsseldorf Phone: (02 11) 37 05 51 / 52 Fax: (02 11) 37 40 48 www.tourismus-in Consulate General of the Kingdom of Morocco […]

Morocco Shopping


Generally, bargain! (excluding food). But as enticing as the bargaining is, you should never start, if you have no intentions to buy. The exception is gold jewelry. The prices are relatively stable, it will be billed according to grams. There are many state stores, for example, the “Maisons de l’Artisanat”, “Centers Artisanales” or “Ensemble Artisanal”, […]

Morocco Telephone / Internet


Telephone The network of telephone boxes extends to the smallest villages. As well as these, stores offering private telephone booths operated using coins are springing up across cities. You will be able to spot them from their signs. Most cell/mobile phone operators have a network here, but ask before you leave. Top tip: it is […]

What do I need in Morocco


Sleeping bag, recommended for tours for more than 2 nights Warm clothing for evenings and nights in winter, during day it is still agreeable (T-Shirt) Chech: To protect you face against wind and sun, you can buy a chech in the boutiques in M’hamid near Sahara Services Pocket knife Head light Sneakers, avoid heavy trekking […]

Public Transport Marrakech – M’hamid

Public Transport Marrakech

Bus Marrakech – M’hamid: There are 3 connections daily from bus station Bab Doukkala in Marrakesh, the bus at 8.00 arrives in M’hamid at 19, the bus at 20.00 arrives in the morning at 8.00. There is also a CTM-Bus from Marrakech (11.30) to Zagora, and Tagounit. Mhamid – Marrakech 6.00 (CTM), 7.00 , 14.00 […]

Religion Morocco

religion moroco

Mosques and holy sites can not be visited by non-Muslims (except the tomb of King Mohammed V in Rabat, the mausoleum of Moulay Ismail in Meknes, and the Hassan II mosque in Casablanca). The Muslim weekly holiday is Friday, many businesses are then closed temporarily. Respectful approach when photographing is desired, many believers refuse to […]

Morocco population

morocco people

The estimated population of Morocco in 2009 was 34,8 Mio, giving the country an overall population density of 48 persons per sq km. The original population of Morocco was Berber, and about three-quarters of all present-day Moroccans are of Berber descent. Arabs, who constitute the bulk of the inhabitants of the larger cities, form the […]

Climate & Weather in Morocco

Morocco weather

On the coast, Mediterranean climate that is tempered by trade winds on the east coast. In the northwest, the climate is Mediterranean with hot dry summers and mild impact, rainy winters, increasingly inland continental climate with decreasing rainfall. In the Sahara desert climate peripheral areas (there is) hot and dry with a strong nocturnal cooling. […]



Vaccinations are not required for Morocco. We recommend tetanus, diphtheria, polio, typhoid and hepatitis (A) vaccination, as well as for special trips to vaccinate against rabies (eg, hunting, mountain biking). The statutory health insurances have no agreement with Morocco, before travelling a foreign health insurance should be completed. Please think of all the necessary personal medications […]