10 days in Morocco Itinerary

10 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Start: Glasgow
Fly:  8 h 45 min
1
Marrakech
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Essaouira
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Safi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Casablanca
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
5
Chefchaouen
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Glasgow

3
nights
Marrakech

You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Get some cultural insight at Koutoubia Mosque and El Badi Palace. Medersa Ben Youssef and Palacio da Bahia will appeal to history buffs. There's much more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, see the interesting displays at Marrakech Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, and browse for treasures at Amazonite.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Marrakech day trip website.

Glasgow, UK to Marrakech is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. When traveling from Glasgow in December, plan for much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Marrakech: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can go by car to Essaouira.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Koutoubia Mosque ©
Koutoubia Mosque
Saadian Tombs ©
Saadian Tombs

2
nights
Essaouira

The laidback town of Essaouira, known for its forceful trade winds, attracts Moroccan and foreign tourists alike with its sweeping beaches and atmospheric, labyrinthine medina, a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chaim Pinto Synagogue, and finally see the interesting displays at Synagogue Slat Lkahal. On your second day here, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback and then stroll through Plage de Sidi Kaouki.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Essaouira trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Marrakech to Essaouira in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Marrakech in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 11°C in Essaouira. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Safi.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Plage de Sidi Kaouki
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Kayaking & Canoeing
Horseback Riding Tours

1
night
Safi

Safi ©
Safi is a city in western Morocco on the Atlantic Ocean. Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Lalla Fatna Beach, thenkick back and relax at Souiria Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Mausoleum of Ouled Ben Zmirou.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Safi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Essaouira to Safi takes 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Casablanca.

Things to do in Safi

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Lalla Fatna Beach ©
Lalla Fatna Beach

1
night
Casablanca

The port of Casablanca, Morocco's largest city and economic hub, represents the country's beating heart, established as a French protectorate in 1912.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ettedgui Synagogue, thensteep yourself in history at Temple Beth-El, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Casablanca day trip planning website.

You can drive from Safi to Casablanca in 3 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Casablanca

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Temple Beth-El ©
Temple Beth-El
Ettedgui Synagogue ©
Ettedgui Synagogue

2
nights
Chefchaouen

Chefchaouen ©
Tourism in Chefchaouen, a picturesque town in the Rif mountain range, has been thriving for decades due to its scenic surroundings and buildings painted in a striking blue hue.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Mosque and then get to know the fascinating history of Chefchaouen Medina.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Chefchaouen trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Casablanca to Chefchaouen in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites Shopping
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Chefchaouen Medina ©
Chefchaouen Medina
Spanish Mosque ©
Spanish Mosque
Dar Moulay Idriss Berbere Carpete ©
Dar Moulay Idriss Berbere Carpete

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