Things to See in Morocco

By Ligne d'Aventure | July 15th, 2014 |

Everyone enjoys something when they are on a vacation. There are a number of things to see when you visit new places, especially a foreign country like Morocco. While there are a number of things to do and see there are some places that definitely top the list of top tourist attractions in Morocco.

Things to see in Morocco : Morocco has four imperial cities and Meknes is one of the cities known for its natural sites and historical monuments. The city is done in Spanish-Moorish style and was made famous by Sultan Moulay Ismail. Another popular stop for tourists is the mountain city of Chefchaouen in the mountains of northeastern Morocco. The city is a popular shopping destination since it boasts many native handicrafts that cannot be found anywhere else in Morocco. Some of these garments include woven blankets and wool garments. The native goat cheese is also a big hit with tourists.

The fishing port of Essaouira is also a popular destination. The area is known for kite and windsurfing as well as the many small arts and crafts businesses. Two of the most popular arts and crafts businesses include wood-carving and cabinet making. Another destination to make the list of top tourist attractions in Morocco is the Erg Chebbi dunes. These magnificent dunes are 150meters tall in some spots and are considered unique because of their orange sand. Most tourists choose to visit the dunes by way of camel trekking even if it isn’t the most comfortable way to travel.One of the most popular attractions in Morocco is Djemaa El-Fna. The entertainment in this outdoor square changes with the time of day and it includes everything from snake charmers and story-tellers to magicians and traditional medicine peddlers. No matter which tourist attraction in Morocco, you desire to see there is something of interest for everyone.