Rabat
in Rabat of Rabat-Salé-Kénitra, Morocco

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
34.013 and -6.833 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 34° 0' 47" and W -6° 49' 57"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dirham - MAD
Spoken languages:
Arabic, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:33 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Casablanca
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:27 am and 8:38 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-34.500 and 172.917 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Te Hapua
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Morocco in Northern Africa

Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Morocco.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Morocco. Last Update: 2019-07-15 07:22:53

Delve into Rabat

Rabat in Rabat (Rabat-Salé-Kénitra) with it's 1,655,753 habitants is located in Morocco. It's the capital of this country.

Current time in Rabat is now 06:33 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Casablanca with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Rabat, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Morocco is Rabat-Salé Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 9 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Morocco is Portuguese City of Mazagan (El Jadida) in a distance of 65 mi (or 104 km), South-West. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Temara, Skhirate, Kenitra, Bouznika and Tiflet. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 81%
Air Pressure 1014.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Wednesday, 17th of July 2019

20°C (69 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 18th of July 2019

20°C (68 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 19th of July 2019

22°C (71 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

La Tour Hassan

Address
0,5 mi
26 Rue Chellah Bp 14
10000 Rabat
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Dar El Kébira

Address
1,1 mi
1 Rue des Consuls
10000 Rabat
Morocco

Time Information

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HELNAN CHELLAH

Address
0,1 mi
2 RUE IFNI
10000 RABAT
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Riad Kalaa 2

Address
1,0 mi
8 Rue Essam
10000 Rabat
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Euphoriad

Address
1,1 mi
7-9 Impasse Caid Bargach
10030 Rabat
Morocco

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Weekend: closed


Rive Hôtel

Address
0,5 mi
No. 1, Rue Tindouf
10000 Rabat
Morocco

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Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Rihab

Address
0,6 mi
45, Av. Moulay Ismail, Hassan
10000 Rabat
Morocco

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Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


Hôtel Le Diwan - MGallery by Sofitel

Address
0,6 mi
Place de l'Unité Africaine
10005 RABAT
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Riad Kalaa

Address
1,0 mi
3-5, rue Zebdi
10000 Rabat
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Art Riad

Address
1,0 mi
16 Rue Essam, Rabat Medina
10 000 Rabat
Morocco

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Morocco, Rabat (Souks and Quick Impressions) 1080 50p Full HD

Published: September 09, 2012
Length: 56:50 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: mssx99


ABDO EL MADANI LIVE RABAT AVEC LE GROUPE NOJOUM FRAJA 2013

Published: September 05, 2013
Length: 03:04 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Abdo Madani


Ultras Winners 2005 at Rabat 02/03/2014

Published: March 02, 2014
Length: 00:31 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: UltrasArabe

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Le Sens Club Rabat

Published: May 19, 2013
Length: 56:22 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Le Sens

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Aéroport de Rabat-Salé, Morocco. (HD)

Published: May 17, 2013
Length: 20:35 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: yuen wt


TECHNOPOLIS RABAT

Published: November 09, 2010
Length: 58:56 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: zineddine mahdi

TECHNOPOLIS RABAT.


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Published: July 22, 2012
Length: 57:34 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: emo'wx anixo

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Kenitra, Rabat & Fes

Published: November 17, 2013
Length: 26:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Stergios Gogos

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TBOURIDA RABAT 2014

Published: March 29, 2014
Length: 09:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: mohamed bachir bennani

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A Tour of Rabat with Latefa Ahrrare

Published: April 16, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tingis Redux

A Tour of Rabat with Latefa Ahrrare.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Rabat

Rabat, is the capital and third largest city of the Kingdom of Morocco with a population of approximately 1 million (2012). It is also the capital of the Rabat-Salé-Zemmour-Zaer region. The city is located on the Atlantic Ocean at the mouth of the river Bou Regreg. On the facing shore of the river lies Salé, the city's main commuter town. Together with Temara the cities account for a combined metropolitan population of 1.8 million.

Located at 34.0209, -6.84165 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rabat, Populated places established in the 3rd century BC, Capitals in Africa, Populated places in Rabat-Salé-Zemmour-Zaer, Populated coastal places in Morocco, Metropolitan areas of Morocco, Rabat-Salé-Zemmour-Zaer, Prefectures of Morocco, Cities in Morocco

Bou Regreg

The Bou Regreg is a river located in western Morocco which discharges to the Atlantic Ocean between the cities of Rabat and Salé. The estuary of this river is termed Wadi Sala. The river is 240 kilometres long, with a tidal estuary of approximately 24 kilometres extending upriver. Its average discharge is 23 m3/s and can reach 1500 m3/s during periods of flooding.

Located at 34.0319, -6.83083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Morocco, Rabat

Salé

For the Canadian figure skater, see Jamie Salé. SaléSla / سلا File:Monuments de Salé.

Located at 34.0333, -6.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Rabat-Salé-Zemmour-Zaer, Prefectures of Morocco, Cities in Morocco, Populated coastal places in Morocco

Bank Al-Maghrib

The Bank Al-Maghrib is the central bank of the Kingdom of Morocco. It was founded in 1959, and is based in Rabat. It holds reserves of foreign currency with an estimated worth of USD 36 billion (2008 worth). In addition to currency management, the Bank Al-Maghrib also supervises a number of privatized banks supplying retail services. The Bank is a member of the Alliance for Financial Inclusion and active in promoting financial inclusion policy.

Located at 34.0194, -6.83583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Economy of Morocco, Government of Morocco, Banks of Morocco, Central banks, 1959 establishments in Morocco, Banks established in 1959

Hassan Tower

Hassan Tower or Tour Hassan is the minaret of an incomplete mosque in Rabat, Morocco. Begun in 1195, the tower was intended to be the largest minaret in the world along with the mosque, also intended to be the world's largest. In 1199, Sultan Yacoub al-Mansour died and construction on the mosque stopped. The tower only reached 44 m (140 ft), about half of its intended 86 m (260 ft) height.

Located at 34.0242, -6.82282 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1190s architecture, Berber architecture, Moorish architecture, Almohad Caliphate, Buildings and structures in Rabat, Unfinished buildings and structures

Chellah

Chellah, or Sala Colonia is a necropolis and complex of ancient Roman Mauretania Tingitana and medieval ruins at the outskirts of Rabat, Morocco. First spot of Salé, this latter was completed towards the north of the river. It is the most ancient human settlement on the mouth of the Bou Regreg River.

Located at 34.0067, -6.82029 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Almohad Caliphate, Buildings and structures in Rabat, Roman sites in Morocco, Former populated places in Morocco

Mausoleum of Mohammed V

The Mausoleum of Mohammed V is a historical building located on the opposite side of the Hassan Tower on the Yacoub al-Mansour esplanade in Rabat, Morocco. It contains the tombs of the Moroccan king and his two sons, late King Hassan II and Prince Abdallah. The building is considered a masterpiece of modern Alaouite dynasty architecture, with its white silhouette, topped by a typical green tiled roof, green being the color of Islam.

Located at 34.0226, -6.82195 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures completed in 1971, Buildings and structures in Rabat, Mausoleums, Alaouite dynasty

Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium

Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Rabat, Morocco. It is named after Prince Moulay Abdellah of Morocco. It was built in 1983 and is the home ground of FAR Rabat. It is currently used mostly for football matches and it can also stage athletics. The stadium holds 52,000. Since 2008 it is host of the Meeting International Mohammed VI d'Athlétisme de Rabat.

Located at 33.9599, -6.88911 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Morocco, Athletics (track and field) venues in Morocco, Buildings and structures in Rabat, Multi-purpose stadiums in Morocco, Sports venues completed in 1983

Hajja

Hajja is a settlement in western coastal Morocco near Rabat. The earliest recorded history of the general vicinity is associated with the now ruined Chellah along the estuarine portion of the Oued Bou Regreg. Chellah was originally settled by the Phoenicians and later became a Roman settlement.

Located at 34.0333, -6.83333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Rabat-Salé-Zemmour-Zaer

Rabat American School

The Rabat American School is an independent college preparatory day school located in Rabat, Morocco. The program is co-educational and non-residential. English is the language of instruction.

Located at 33.9998, -6.85023 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1962, International Baccalaureate schools, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, International schools in Morocco

House of Councillors (Morocco)

The House of Councillors (Majlis al-Mustasharin) is the upper house of the Parliament of Morocco and has 270 members, elected for a nine-year term, elected by local councils (162 seats), professional chambers (91 seats) and wage-earners (27 seats). The 2011 Constitution of Morocco retained this second chamber, but reduced its term of office from 9 to 6 years.

Located at 34.0175, -6.83667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National upper houses, Government of Morocco

House of Representatives (Morocco)

The Moroccan Parliament has two chambers. The House of Representatives has 325 members elected for a five-year term, 295 elected in multi-seat constituencies and 30 in national lists consisting only of women. The other chamber is the House of Councillors.

Located at 34.0175, -6.83667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National lower houses, Government of Morocco

Salle Moulay Abdellah

Salle Moulay Abdellah is an indoor sporting arena located in Rabat, Morocco. The capacity of the arena is 10,000 people. The arena is used to host indoor sporting events, such as basketball and volleyball.

Located at 33.9622, -6.88694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor arenas in Morocco, Buildings and structures in Rabat

Salle Ibn Yassine

Salle Ibn Yassine is an indoor sporting arena located in Rabat, Morocco. The capacity of the arena is 5,000 people.

Located at 34.0052, -6.8464 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor arenas in Morocco, Buildings and structures in Rabat

Mohammed V University

Mohammed V University was founded in 1957 under a royal decree. It is the first university in Morocco. The university is named after Mohammed V d. 1961, the former King of Morocco. In 1993, it was divided into two independent universities: Mohammed V University at Agdal Mohammed V University at Souissi

Located at 34.005, -6.83806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities in Morocco, Educational institutions established in 1957, Rabat, Mohammed V University

Kasbah of the Udayas

The Kasbah of the Udayas is a kasbah in Rabat, Morocco located at the mouth of the Bou Regreg river opposite of Salé. It was built during the reign of the Almohads. When the Almohads had captured Rabat and destroyed the kasbah of the Almoravids in the town, they began reconstructing it in AH 544 / AD 1150. They added a palace and a mosque and named it al-Mahdiyya, after their ancestor al-Mahdi Ibn Tumart. After the death of Yaqub al-Mansur (AH 595 / AD 1199) the kasbah was deserted.

Located at 34.0318, -6.8361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Berber architecture, Moroccan architecture, Buildings and structures in Rabat, 1150s architecture, Cultural Sites on the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List, Almohad Caliphate

Agdal

Agdal is an urban community in Rabat, the capital of Morocco. It is a former suburb whose chief inhabitants, prior to the post-war expansion of the city, were the students of the nearby university (as noted by Malika Oufkir, in her book Stolen Lives). Presently, it is among the richest neighbourhoods in Morocco. It is inhabited by many expatriates, chiefly French, as well as a population of wealthy Moroccans. It houses one of the two railway stations of Rabat, named Rabat-Agdal.

Located at 34.0086, -6.84139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Morocco, Rabat

Stade de FUS

Stade de FUS is a multi-use stadium in Rabat, Morocco. It is currently used mostly for football matches and hosts the home games of FUS de Rabat of the GNF 1. The stadium holds 15,000 spectators.

Located at 34.01, -6.84028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Morocco, FUS Rabat

Mawazine

Mawazine ("Rhythms") is a festival of world music that takes place annually in the Moroccan capital of Rabat, featuring Arab and international music icons. There have many Mawazines since the beginning in 2001. Mawazine is one of several events which are intended to promote an image of Morocco as a tolerant nation, with a post on the event's website declaring that the festival intends to promote and "support Rabat, as a city open to the world".

Located at 34.0253, -6.83611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
2009 in Morocco, Music festivals in Morocco, Recurring events established in 2001, Visitor attractions in Morocco, World music festivals, Rabat

EMI Ecole Mohammadia d'Ingénieurs

The Ecole Mohammadia d'Ingénieurs is a School of Engineering in Rabat, Morocco. EMI was founded in 1959 by the King Mohammed V as Morocco's first polytechnic, it's the largest institution of higher education in technology and one of the leading technical schools in Morocco.

Located at 33.9994, -6.85194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Engineering universities and colleges, Education in Morocco, Schools of informatics, Grandes écoles, Educational institutions established in 1959, Rabat

Republic of Salé

The Republic of Salé was an independent corsair city-state on the Moroccan coast. It was a major piratical port during its brief existence in the 17th century.

Located at 34.0333, -6.83333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1627 disestablishments, States and territories established in 1619, 17th century in Morocco, Moriscos, Piracy

Stade Boubker Ammar

Stade Boubker Ammar is a football stadium in Salé, Morocco. It is the home stadium of Asyut Petroleum of the Botola. The stadium holds 10,000 spectators.

Located at 34.0331, -6.79718 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Morocco

National Instistute of Statistics and Applied Economics

The National Institute of Statistics and Applied Economics (INSEA) is one of the Moroccan's oldest engineering school and remains to this day one of the most prestigious Moroccan Grandes écoles in engineering, located in Rabat and created in 1961, it was replaced by royal decree,the Training Centre of Engineers statisticsin 1967 with the support of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA).

Located at 33.982, -6.862 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1961, Universities in Morocco, Education in Morocco, Schools in Morocco, Rabat

National School of Mineral Industry

The National School of Mineral Industry called École nationale de l'industrie minérale or ENIM in French is a leading engineering school in Morocco. The school is also known as École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Rabat. Based in Rabat, ENIM Rabat is one of the oldest engineering schools in Morocco. ENIM is a member of the Conférence des grandes écoles (CGE).

Located at 34.0003, -6.855 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Education in Morocco

Russian Orthodox Church in Rabat

Church of the Holy Resurrection in Rabat is the first and actually the only functioning Russian Orthodox Church in Morocco. It is under the jurisdiction of the Russian Orthodox Church.

Located at 34.0119, -6.85207 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Eastern Orthodox church bodies and patriarchates, Russian Orthodox church buildings, Christianity in Morocco, Churches in Morocco

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Rabat.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Rabat.

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12 Sep
2019

The 8th Islamic Conference Of Environment Ministers
Starting at: 11:00 pm (23:00).
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