Published on : Saturday, July 13, 2019
The ministry said in a periodical report that 4.31 million tourists visited Morocco between January and May this year and the growth was mainly boosted by the constant increase of tourist arrivals from traditional European markets.
The number of tourists from the US to Morocco increased 14 percent and the number of tourists from Italy went up 12 percent.
Tourist destinations Marrakech in Central Morocco and Agadir on the Atlantic coast generated 58 percent of the total tourist nights.
In 2018, 12.28 million tourists visited Morocco, going up by 8.3 percent from 2017.