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Chinese tour operators visit many Moroccan tourist cities during their Fam trip
A delegation of Chinese tour operators started their 7-day fam trip at the end of October. They visited many highlights of Morocco, including Casablanca, Rabat, Chefchaouen, Fez, Marrakech, as well as Sahara Desert. This trip will help to promote Morocco in Chinese travel market.
From 26, October to 2, November, Ministry of Tourism of Morocco partnered up with CBN Travel & MICE and World Travel Online to host a familiarization trip for a delegation of over 40 Chinese tour operators. This trip will help to better marketize Morocco in the Chinese travel market.
Chinese tour operators visit many Moroccan tourist cities during their Fam trip
The delegation took group photo at Hassan II Mosque, Casablanca
During the 7-day trip, all participants had the chance to visit the highlights of Morocco in the tourists cities of Casablanca, Rabat, Chefchaouen, Fez, Marrakech, and enjoyed an unforgettable moment in Sahara Desert.
Chinese delegation were amazed at the Blue City - ChefchaouenTravelling around the old town of Fez was one of the trip's highlights
The delegation were enjoying an unforgettable experience in SaharaLocal people were very friendly to Chinese tourists

One of the delegates said that Morocco was one of the new “up-and-coming” destinations for Chinese tourists, and this trip would help deepen the understanding of Morocco through the specially-designed itinerary. “We love the trip," he said: "We will share the amazing Morocco with our friends and tourists!"
Delegates shared their experience with their friends on WeChat
"By hosting this fam trip, we hope to tell Chinese tour operators and tourists that Morocco is a place worth visiting,” said Dr. Adam Wu, CEO of CBN Travel & MICE and World Travel Online. He added: “When Chinese tourists are travelling in Morocco, language is not a problem because lots of hotels and restaurants are offering Chinese-friendly service. ”
The fam trip was well served by Meeting Point International, a destination management company that is part of the FTI Group and covers over 40 destinations in 19 countries. With the great support from Meeting Point Morocco, the delegation stayed two nights in Labranda Rose and took a visit to Casablanca, Rabat, Chefchaouen, Fez, Merzouga, Marrakech, enjoyed an unforgettable 7 days round trip in Morocco. With the special exclusive pool dinner arrangement from Sofitel Marrakesh, the Fam Trip success perfect end.
Morocco saw a drastic growth in the number of Chinese tourists during the first six months of the year, with an increase of 565 percent recorded compared to the same period in 2016. The surge in Chinese visitors relates to Morocco's new visa-free travel policy for Chinese nationals, started on June 1 of 2016. The air connectivity is also improved between the two countries. According to an Oxford Business Group report, 42,000 Chinese tourists visited Morocco in 2016 and the number is expected to double to 100,000 this year. 

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