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How Much Currency You Need to go on Vacation to Casablanca, Morocco

Jacquelyn November 28th, 2019
How Much Currency You Need to go on Vacation to Casablanca, Morocco


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Planning your trip to Casablanca? Know how much currency you need to make sure you have a great trip! Don't forget to check out our guide for your stay in South Africa, too.



In our how much currency to bring abroad chart, you'll see a 10-mile cab ride is on average about $13.40 in Casablanca. Having this information on hand will give you a good idea of how much you would need to get around the city. View in PDF >

How much currency to bring abroad



If you're a foodie who's looking for something new to try while you're enjoying your stay in Morocco, then you're in for a real treat! In Casablanca, you'll find some of the most delectable Mediterranean dishes that will be sure to leave your taste buds, and your Instagram feed happy. 

Shown in our how much currency to bring abroad chart above, it costs on average $8.36 for a budget dinner for two in Casablanca. If you want to include some beverages, on average you're looking at about $2.99 for a pint of beer. 

To get some of the best food, Casablanca has to offer, we recommend checking out Rick's Café. Not only is Rick's Café a hot spot due to its appearance in the 1942 hit film, Casablanca, but it also serves up some of the most delicious Moroccan staples like beef kabobs, makouda, and couscous.


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The Moroccan dirham has four different banknote denominations: 20, 50, 100, and 200. They also have five denominations of coins, being: 1/2, 1, 5, 10, and 20 coin dirhams in circulation. However, the 10 and 20 coin dirham is rarely used in the country.

Don't forget to check out our 5 Currency Facts You Probably Didn't Know About the Moroccan Dirham. If you have leftover rand after your trip to Casablanca, CXI will buy them back from you. If you originally received this foreign currency from CXI, then with the currency receipt we do not have any exchange fee to buy it back! Order your Moroccan dirhams now.



Round-trip tickets to Morocco for two typically range from about $719 USD to about $1,295 USD, depending on where you leave from, the airline you fly with, and when you are taking your trip, according to Expedia.

According to Cheap Flights, the best time of the year to travel to Morocco is in February. The weather in Casablanca during this time of year tends to fall around 64 degrees, which is perfect for a walk throughout some of the land's most famous Mosques.

Don't forget before you book that flight, check out everything you need to know about the five trusted travelers' programs in our video. 


Vacation rentals

Surprisingly enough, hotels in Casablanca can be very similar in pricing to some of the stays on Airbnb. However, when you're going to a beautiful and exotic place like Morocco, why not experience the country like a local?

Plus, you can find yourself enjoying the luxury of having an entire villa to yourself for only $133 a night. Check out some of the best and most unique super host places to stay from Airbnb in the majestic city of Casablanca.


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