Morocco enjoys a multitude of varied landscapes, between beaches, mountains, desert and urban centers. It is also a country that knows how to combine this diversity with real ecological responsibility. It is now positioned among the leading countries in terms of sustainable tourism. The kingdom has just received an award at the Fitur fair in Spain.
A prize awarded by our Spanish colleague “Viajar”
Morocco is the best emerging sustainable destination for the year 2022-2023. The Spanish magazine Viajar, specializing in tourism and travel, presented the prize to Adel El Fakir, Director General of the Moroccan National Tourist Office (ONMT), in the presence of Karima Benyaich, Ambassador of Morocco to Spain. This award testifies to the attractiveness of the Kingdom on an international scale.
Morocco promotes responsible tourism
Since it adopted the Moroccan charter for responsible tourism in January 2006, signed by more than 60 cities, the Kingdom has shown its desire to promote tourism that respects people and the environment, which promotes cultural heritage. , identity and immaterial of its different regions. Tourism that creates wealth and values.
After the opening of air and sea borders, the country’s tourism sector has seen a remarkable improvement. The sector’s revenues for the year 2022 recorded an increase of 120% compared to 2019.
It should also be recalled that the Minister of Tourism, Handicrafts and the Social and Solidarity Economy, Fatim-Zahra Ammor, had recently presented the final version of the roadmap for the tourism sector. This is based on several levers. First, a new engineering of the tourism offer, which will highlight the tourist experience. It is also based on an offensive plan for the development of international and domestic air connectivity.
Marrakech: first destination sought by French tourists in 2022
Marrakech ranks first in the ranking of the most popular destinations for French tourists this summer, reports the search engine specializing in travel, Liligo. The site notes that the number 1 place in the ranking of the most sought-after destinations by the French (between January 1 and August 22 for return flights for one person in July and August from France) is Marrakech, traditionally widely acclaimed during the summer.
The FairMoove website offers beach offers
The site of our friend Jean-Pierre Nadir proposes Morocco of course. There are offers in the main tourist cities. We noted “Heure Bleu Palais” in Essaouira. “Elegance, charm, 5-star cuisine and service: you’re not looking for a sea view, but a journey through time and local culture, with very contemporary comfort and concern for the environment.
Morocco and its beaches
Since the launch of the “Clean Beaches” program by Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Hasnaa, President of the Mohammed VI Foundation for Environmental Protection. The Foundation has always worked hand in hand with all the stakeholders, with a view to consolidating the achievements in terms of safeguarding the coastline, and strengthening ecological awareness, through partnership and pooling the efforts of all those involved.