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 […]