When to Go

High Season (Nov–Mar)

  • Spring and autumn are the most popular times to visit.
  • Accommodation prices are highest.
  • Marrakesh and the south are popular at Christmas and New Year, but the north of the country can be chilly and wet.

Shoulder (Apr & Oct)

  • Spring sandstorms in the Sahara and persistent rain in the north; popular elsewhere.
  • Accommodation prices and demand jump around Easter.

Low Season (May–Sep)

  • Discounts in accommodation and souqs.
  • Domestic tourism keeps prices high on the coast, where this is shoulder season
  • From 2017 to 2020, Ramadan will commence between the end of April and late May. Eid al-Adha will fall around August.