Best time to go to Marrakech

This vibrant city has a high desert climate, meaning scorching hot summers that were made for serious sun-seekers. July’s the hottest month, with average highs hitting 35°C and lows hovering around 22°C.

For those looking to avoid the peak summer heat and the crowds, spring and autumn offer the ideal balance. You’ll also score some deals on the prices of hotels, activities and attractions for a more budget-friendly escape.

Passports and Visas

British citizens don’t need a visa to enter Morocco but must have a valid passport. For the most up-to-date passport and visa info, visit

Don't forget to arrange your travel money and insurance before you go.

Health and safety

You should take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance to cover you while you’re away. For the latest health and safety information, visit

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    • Flight Time - 3 hours 30 minutes from Gatwick

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