Morocco offers a spectacular blending of European, African, Jewish, Berber, Islamic and Arabinfluences. Fascinating landscapes include splendid snow-capped mountains, unspoiledbeaches, vast stretches of Oasis, Berber fortress, green river valleys and labyrinth of ancientcities. The markets in the cities are a wealth of beautifully designed handicrafts. TraditionalKasbahs and riads are restored for offering them as hidden guesthouses which can be basicand also luxurious. Taste the signature Moroccan cuisines like chickpeas and vegetables,lentils, home-cooked tagines with vegetables or chickens flavoring rich spices like cumin,garlic coriander and saffron and full-flavored harira soup of lamb. Flat bread is the staplefood of the Moroccan diet. Best Morocco tour packages always provide all these enjoyingitems.

Morocco is one of the ancient kingdoms belonging to the pre-historical times. Immigrantsfrom the east joined the already existing tribes and turned into ancestors of Berber tribes.Theyoccupied the Rif Mountains from Neolithic age. Roman Empire acquired control of thewest on the northern part of Morocco and then joined the Berber tribes after they defeatedCarthage 146 BC. Vanadals were the first to invade Morocco and later on in 7thcentury,Arabs invaded the country and introduced Islam in Morocco. In the subsequent centuries, anumber of ruling dynasties became powerful. These dynasties included the Idrissids, theAlmoravids, the Almohads, and the Merinids. However, none of them werecapable ofupholding the support of Berber leaders.Portugal and Spain intruded into Morocco by 15thcentury, after they have debarred Moorsfrom their homelands. Morocco was able to repulse all these invasions successfully, but the European imperialismwas too powerful to repel. By mid of 19thcentury, the Europeanpowers started to feel the strategic importance of Morocco and these powers beganstruggling among themselves for the possession of Morocco. Finally, in the year 1911, Franceformally became the protector and ruler of the country and Spain received a few isolatedlocales. In 1953, the rule of French ended yet, it has left its cultural influences over Moroccotill date. At present, King Mohammed VI rules the country. He seems to be highly popularand has also solved few fundamental issues to bring long term stability to Morocco as well asto increase its economic prosperity. Get a glimpse of Moroccan history with best Moroccotour packages.


Berbers are the native ethnic group of people residing in North Africa. They were the lightskinned people who were given several names. But actually they were the Arabs who werepopularly known as the Berbers. They were also called by the name of Amazigh. They havelived in Morocco for around 4000 years and their tendency was to stay in the desert and themountainous regions. During 9thand 10thcenturies Islam was introduced to Berbers. Beforethis time, Berbers in Africa were mostly Jewish or Christians. Almoravids and Almohadsarethe two great Islamic dynasties of the Berbers, who ruled large parts of Spain and northwestAfrica.Today, the Berbers of Morocco mostly live in the mountain regions, although these dayssmall shops are run, owned and operated by the Berbers. They are even seen to takecommercial endeavors. Nomadic Westerners are also categorized as Berbers. Theyrode oncamelsfor crossing the Sahara desert and they were either traders or farmers in the earlytimes. They were mainly engaged with goods transportation to the northern cities ofMorocco beyond the desert landscape. BestMorocco tours packagesallow you toexperience the culture and tradition of Berbers.