Practical information for visiting the south Moroccan desert

Morocco is one of the most welcoming countries.
It has maintained its traditions and culture particularly in the south Morocco region.
You will immediately feel at home and at ease.

The variety of scenery and the weather conditions attract more and more visitors.
Just a three-hour flight from France, Morocco is becoming a key destination.

The main airports:

  • Casablanca
  • Marrakesh
  • Fez
  • Ouarzazate
  • Tanger
  • Zagora
  • Errachidia

From the main arrival airport:

It is possible to take a domestic flight or rent a car or even ask for a transfer via your destination.
There are also large taxis that serve all towns in Morocco.

Passport required !

Flight time:

  • London – Marrakesh : 3.40 h
  • London – Fez : 3.15 h
  • London – Casablanca : 3.15 h

Main airlines:

  • Air France
  • Royal Air Maroc
  • Ryanair
  • Easy Jet
  • Transavia

Please note:

The currency in Morocco is the Dirham: 11 dirham = approx. 1 euro.
It is possible to withdraw money using a card at any cash point in Morocco. (Master Card, Visa…)
You can use a debit or credit card to pay for your purchases in certain shops..

Official language: Arabic

However, French is commonly used throughout the Kingdom of Morocco.

Do not forget to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sun lotion
  • A hat or cap
  • Loose fitting clothes
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Small first aid kit (ibuprofen, plasters, disinfectant, paracetamol…)