If you have visited North Africa before for your holidays, you will have noticed the rich culture, the warmth of the locals and fantastic gastro-tourism appeal. The magic of countries like Morocco continues throughout the whole year, and make it the perfect destination for a winter break to get away from the UKs chilly weather.
Morocco has well-developed beaches, stunning scenery and heaps of activities to keep you entertained on a winter break. Have a look below at the three guaranteed reasons why Morocco is the perfect place for a winter break away from the cold.
Our luxury villas in Morocco
cover a few regions in the country, and Agadir is the best for beaches if you are looking to lounge on golden sands that stretch along the coast for five miles. Those who want to be a little more active on the break should head into the city to discover spice-scented markets of Souk El-Had and indulge in delicious Moroccan cuisine at some of the best trendy restaurants in the city.
Marrakech is perfect for those looking to explore, combining the sun and sights. The maze of souks through the walled medina is a great way to meet some of the locals and embrace the culture. Try some local cuisine in the vibrant restaurants and visit the historical buildings of the city.
Sights and scenery
In Morocco, the best place for seeing the beautiful scenery when staying at our luxury villas is Marrakech. Take a tour of the historical sights and markets such as Koutoubia Minaret, Saadian Tombs, Bahia Palace and Djemaa el Fna Square. Head out of the city to the breath-taking snow-capped Atlas Mountains to discover the origins of Moroccos native inhabitants, the Berbers. You can tour the traditional mud-built villages on the mountain slopes and enjoy a camel ride.
For those looking to be active on their winter break, you can enjoy a whole host of activities from running, cycling, golf tennis and volleyball on the beach. Head out to the beaches to try surfing, kitesurfing and paddle boarding too. You are spoilt for choice for things to do on a winter break, and bad weather is not any hindrance at all.
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