Perhaps you’ve always dreamed of one day heading to Morocco on vacation, or maybe this incredible African destination has only just appeared on your travel radar? Regardless of whether you’ve wanted to visit this sun-soaked country for years or have newly discovered what a fantastic travel destination it can be, you have a lot of thinking to do before you can jet off and experience it for yourself.

You might have read some incredible reviews, heard amazing stories of camel-riding, epic mountain ranges, ancient cities, and sweeping deserts, and searched Instagram for incredible photos of the tantalizing cuisine on offer in this unique country, but that doesn’t mean you know how to plan an amazing travel experience to this popular destination.

Keen to plan the perfect trip that’s fun, interesting, and offers you a travel experience unlike any other? Have a read of the tips below for planning the perfect break to Morocco!

Get the basics right

The first step is to deal with the basic elements of your trip, such as who you will go with, when you will go, how long you will go for, and where in Morocco you plan on heading to. These are all important factors to determine because each will impact the kind of trip you have. For instance, if you are travelling as part of a group, your trip will look very different to the kind of trip you would need to plan if you were to travel solo. A bonus of travelling as part of a larger group is the fact that you may be able to cut costs per person due to group discounts. Get the basics right first and then you can move onto planning the most complex elements of your trip.

Choose your tour type

When it comes to the type of trip you want to have, you have three main options: to travel as part of a group with friends and family, go on a group trip through a trip provider, or travel solo. If you are planning on traveling as part of a family or friend group or are going to travel solo, you might find that looking at Morocco holiday packages is a good idea, to see what options are available and to determine the savings these package deals can offer you. One of the benefits of opting for a package deal is the fact that there is less pressure to research each aspect of your trip, from the best flights and transfers to choosing the perfect accommodation – this is all taken care of for you. All you need to think about is what you want to see and do while you’re there.

Research and get inspired

Everyone has different opinions when it comes to what you should see and do in different countries; what you choose to spend your time doing will depend on your personal preferences and interests. There are mountains to explore, diverse areas of desert to experience, ancient cities to spend time in, and lots of amazing cultural sights and attractions, not to mention an incredible food industry to immerse yourself in. One thing is for sure, wherever you choose to head to in Morocco, you will be spoilt for choice in regards to how you spend your time. For ideas and inspiration, take a look online, utilise Tripadvisor, and buy yourself a guidebook.

There you have it, a few useful tips for how to plan the most amazing trip to Morocco this year.