Road trip in Morocco

Drive through Morocco from North to South and explore on your own this incredible country, one of the most wanted destinations in Africa.
Distance: 3700 KM // Time: 6 weeks

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Road trip in Morocco

Tanger // Morocco

Tangier is a fascinating Moroccan city to visit. It has many of the things that travelers love, a sense of exotic mystery, interesting history, beautiful vistas, unspoiled beaches, and unpleasant touts on the streets trying to sell you hashish. Tangier is an uncontrolled mix of north Africa, Spain, Portugal and France.

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Chefchaouen // Morocco

Chefchaouen or The Blue Pearl is a gorgeous mountain city in northeastern Morocco. It’s no wonder that tourists flock here — this humble town is the embodiment of almost every Moroccan cliché. The picturesque medina, set against the dramatic backdrop of the Rif Mountains, is filled with white-washed homes with distinctive, powder-blue accents, and the call to prayer rings out of several mosques around the town in chorus.

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Fes // Morocco

Fez has the best-preserved old city in the Arab world, the sprawling, labyrinthine medina of Fes el-Bali, which is incidentally also the world’s largest car-free urban zone. Within the medina transports of goods is provided by donkeys, mules and handcarts.Fez is one of the imperial cities of Morocco.

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Rabat // Morocco

Rabat is the capital city of Morocco. The city is located on the Atlantic Ocean at the mouth of the river Bou Regreg. On the facing shore of the river lies Salé, Rabat’s bedroom community. Together with Temara the cities account for a combined metropolitan population of 2.6 million. It is an easy going city by Moroccan standards.

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Casablanca // Morocco

Casablanca almost universally referred to as ‘Casa’, may be the cosmopolitan, industrial and economic heart of Morocco, but it is one of the less endearing in the country. With a small, unassuming medina and a traffic-congested ville nouvelle, travelers arriving via Casablanca may be tempted to find the first train out to nearby Rabat. The awe-inspiring Hassan II Mosque and happening nightlife, however, are worth at least a day of your Moroccan itinerary.

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Essaouira // Morocco

Essaouira, a city on the Atlantic coast and a well-known to water sports fans offering all year long the perfect wind. The Medina of Essaouira is a UNESCO World Heritage listed city, an example of a late 18th-century fortified town, as transferred to North Africa by European colonists.

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Marrakech // Morocco

Marrakesh is one of the imperial cities of Morocco. The name Marrakech originates from the Berber, which means “Land of God”. It is the third largest city in Morocco, after Casablanca and Rabat, and lies near the foothills of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains. It is a few hours from the foot of the Sahara Desert. Its location and contrasting landscape has made it an enviable destination in Morocco.

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Aït Benhaddou // Morocco

Aït-Benhaddou is a city in Morocco. This is a traditional Mud Brick city on the edge of the High Atlas Mountains. It is on the UNESCO World Heritage List and has featured in many films, mostly as a replacement for Jerusalem. Aït Benhaddou is accessible from Ouarzazate and Marrakesh

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Ouarzazate // Morocco

Ouarzazate nicknamed “The door of the desert”, is a city and capital of Ouarzazate Province in the Souss-Massa-Drâa of southern-central Morocco. Ouarzazate is at an elevation of 1,160 metres (3,810 ft) in the middle of a bare plateau south of the High Atlas Mountains. To the south of the town is the desert. The town is chiefly inhabited by Berber-speakers, who constructed many of the prominent kasbahs and buildings for which the area is known.

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Merzouga // Morocco

Merzouga is a village in the Sahara Desert in Morocco, on the edge of Erg Chebbi, a 50km long and 5km wide set of sand dunes that reach up to 350m high. Most people are here to take a camel safari into the dunes, and to get a taste of remote (tourism-influenced) Berber life. Winter months (November to February) are cool but sunny, with daily high temperatures only slightly over 10 C, and cold nights.

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Tata // Morocco

Tata is a town in small south-western Morocco. It is the largest town in the Tata Province and the fourth largest in the region of Guelmim-Es Semara. It is situated on a desert plain of the Sahara Desert, southeast of Agadir and Taroudannt, close to the Algerian border and the mountain range Anti Atlas at the foot of Jebel Bani. Tourists use the town as a base for excursions in the area.

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Mirleft // Morocco

Mirleft is a small Berber village located on the Atlantic Coast at 145 km South of Agadir. its is a haven, a place to relax, rest and reflection.

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Sidi Ifni // Morocco

Sidi Ifni is a city located in southwest Morocco, on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. Legzira Plage is just 10km out of Sidi Ifni. Amazing place where nature shows off her beauty and the water and wind have carved the majestic red stone arches than extend along this sandy beach. It’s quiet here, not very touristy. It’s known among nature lovers and surfers, not only for its beauty, but also for its friendliness.

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Tarfaya // Morocco

Tarfaya is a small port town on the southwestern coast of Morocco. Antoine de Saint Exupéry, famous French writer of The Little Prince, was stationed here in 1929. There is a small airplane statue dedicated to him in a small park on the outskirts of town.

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Ad Dakhla // Morocco

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Drive through Morocco from North to South and explore on your own this incredible country. With its rich musical and artistic legacy, breathtaking scenery and maze-like markets, shifting sands and crumbling casbahs, it is no wonder that the country of Morocco is one of the most wanted destinations in Africa.Download Free travel guides and explore the best spots of Morocco.

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