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Surface: 446 550 km²
Capital: Rabat
Population: 32.64437 million inhabitants (2012)

Travel advice
Status: Exercise Vigilance.
More information about this advice, visit National Government .

Best time
April, May, August and September are the best months to travel to Morocco. This avoids the mild winter and hot summer.

Arabic and Berber are both an official language in Morocco. In addition, there are many French and Spanish spoken.

Travel documents
You must have a passport that is valid for at least 6 months when leaving Morocco.
By organized group is an identity card is sufficient.
A visa is not required if you are less than 3 months in Morocco.

Embassies and consulates
Below is a list of relevant diplomatic representations with eg address and contact information.
Dutch Embassy in Morocco: .
Dutch consulates in Morocco: .
Moroccan Embassy in Netherlands: .
Moroccan consulates in the Netherlands: .

Immunization (vaccination)
To visit Morocco is the recommended one or more vaccinations to get.

Money and Money
Morocco is paid by the Moroccan Dirham (MAD).

Traffic and route
In Morocco, you must drive on the right side of the road.

In Morocco, you can use a Dutch flat plug.
A round plug needs to have a recess for the earth pin present in the outlet. You have a travel adapter is required if your plug does not have such a recess.

Tap water
It is not recommended to drink water from the tap.

News and newspapers
The latest news related to Morocco can be found on Google news .
A summary of the newspapers from Morocco, visit Abyznewslinks .

Websites ending in .ma from Morocco.
Official websites of Morocco and .

Photos and Videos
On Flickr you can find a nice collection of pictures of Morocco.
On Youtube you will find a nice collection of videos of Morocco.

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The national holiday of Morocco falls on 30 July.
All other holidays in Morocco, visit .

Protected areas and World Heritage
An overview of the protected natural areas (such as national parks, reserves and wildlife parks) in Morocco can be found on Protected Planet .
An overview of the World Heritage in Morocco can be found on the World Heritage List of UNESCO.

Sources: Wikipedia, Wiki Voyage, Government, Embassy Countries, GGD, Google News, Abyznews, Yellow Pages, Flickr, Youtube,,, Protected Planet, World Heritage List.