Best Places in Morocco

Morocco is primarily a tourist destination. Visitors to Morocco, a North African country, are reaping the benefits of the huge investments in infrastructure projects, which were driven by the government in order to meet King Mohammed VI plans of attracting millions of visitors to the country.

Construction of tourists’ hotels and apartments are being developed in most Moroccan cities such as the Fez and Marrakech. The Mediterranean coast has seen tremendous changes, with an expansion of resorts taking place due to improved access thanks to a new motorway. These are clear indications that Morocco has beautiful and historical places, which attract tourists to the North African country. This article looks at some of the best places in Morocco.

 

Sahara Desert

 

Being the largest hot desert and the third largest in the world, Sahara is a place you can’t afford to miss visiting while in Morocco. The experience in Sahara is awesome and unforgettable: from watching an elegant sunset over the sand dune to staring at the sky full of stars.

 

High Atlas

 

Known as a mountain of mountains, High Atlas is North Africa’s highest mountain range. If you love mountains and trekking, then High Atlas is your place especially from spring to autumn. This place is just beautiful of all the best places in Morocco.

 

Meknes

 

A 9th-century Medina, Meknes is located to the north of Morocco. A royal palace and major historical sites make this place an ideal stopping point. Here, a visitor can learn about Morocco’s culture. Some of the places to visit are Dar Jamaj museum and historical sites such as Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail and Bab Mansour.

 

Asilah

 

Situated on the North Coast of Atlantic Ocean in Morocco, seaside Asilah is popular as a hot summer place for tourists and local residents. The city walls, which is covered in colorful paintings make the place a must-visit point in Morocco. In addition, there are also sandy beaches like the paradise beach perfect for the summer.

 

Essaouira

 

Many people are attracted to Essaouira, not because of the beach, but for the reason, that Game of Throne Season Three was shot here! Its beach was also hangout point for celebrities such as Bob Marley and Jimi Hendrix back then.

 

Chefchaouen

 

Do you love colors? Chefchaouen is a blue dream for you. The city is most famous for its uniqueness and as the prettiest place. Its buildings are painted in blue shades that range from baby blue to aquamarine. You will love its architecture!

 

Rabat

 

Rabat is the capital city of Morocco, and it’s located on the coast. It has a good weather all year round and tranquil beaches that make it more popular. The most popular attraction is the Kasbah of the Udayas. There are palaces and museums in this city as well.

 

Marrakech

 

Marrakech is a beautiful, large city and place filled with history. Its century-old markets are most colorful. The list of the spectacular places to visit in Morocco is endless, but the above listed are the best destination when you visit the country.