Just across the narrow Straits of Gibraltar, Morocco is the gateway to Africa. Come here for bustling medinas in ancient cities, boutique riads, colourful street food and wonderfully diverse experiences from camel riding in the Sahara Desert to trekking in the Atlas Mountains. Make the most of the adventure and travel here by train and ferry. There’s even a new high-speed rail line to get you from Tangier to Casablanca, via capital Rabat.
Have a look at our top picks to include in your tailor made rail holiday to Morocco. Currently, trains here are mainly 1970s or 1980s French rolling stock, in perfectly good working order. There is also a new TGV high-speed line between Tangier and Marrakech, via Rabat.