Capital - Rabat
Population - 34,272,000
Area - 446,550 km²
Density - 76.75 inhabitants per km²
Currency - MAD
Official language – Arabic, Berber
The Kingdom of Morocco is located in North Africaand it is bordered by Western Sahara in the south, by Algeria in the east, by Atlantic Ocean in the west and Mediterranean Sea in the north. With long beaches, fortified fishing ports, lush oases and the High Atlas Mountains, Morocco’s coasts and countryside offer plenty to interest travelers. There is a never-ending list of Moroccan attractions: the main starting points are the more popular cities such as Marrakech, Tangier, Fes and Casablanca. This is where you find wonderful bazaars, palaces and bustling town squares. Morocco is also famous for its beaches and some of the best seaside towns include Essaouira, Tangier and Asilah. Morocco also has natural beauty. You can hire a camel and trek through the Sahara; climb North Africa's highest peak; or stay in a traditional Kasbah in the fascinating Dades Valley.