Morocco Travel Guide
Make your holiday run as smoothly as possible with our useful travel guide resources for Morocco. Here you'll find a wealth of information on all sorts of topics from currency, food and health in our Top Travel Tips plus details on what visas you'll need, places you should visit and when best to visit. There's also a selection of videos to get you inspired, traveller reviews to read and a comprehensive guide to the Sahara desert so you can plan that perfect overnight adventure.
Our round-up of the top 10 destinations in Morocco that every traveller should visit
Discover what each season has to offer and what colourful festivals are taking place
Taste the exotic before you've even left home with our selection of inspiring videos
- The Caliph's House
by Tahir Shah
- Lords of the Atlas
by Gavin Maxwell
- Hideous Kinky
by Esther Freud
Facts about Morocco
- Morocco is home to the oldest university in the world - located in Fes, al-Qarawiyin university is still in use today.
- In Moroccan culture, traditionally the liver and not the heart, is considered to be the symbol of love.
- Many films have been made in Morocco but Casablanca is not one of them - it was largely shot in a Hollywood studio!
Morocco Travel Advice for UK travellers
We stay well-informed of the latest travel regulations to Morocco and follow the advice of the British Foreign Office. Safety of our travellers is paramount and we recommend that you check the latest travel updates from the FCO before you fly.
Flying to Morocco from the UK:
A direct flight from London to Morocco takes little under 4 hours. Marrakech is the starting point for the majority of our tours and British Airways offers direct flights from London. Price-conscious travellers can also consider easyJet who fly direct to Marrakech from London as well as Manchester. If you don't mind a short transit, a number of international carriers fly the route including Iberia via Madrid though if you book well enough in advance, prices are only marginally cheaper than direct flights. We have a full ATOL licence (ATOL 6109) so please let us know if you need assistance booking your flight to Morocco.