11 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Fly
1
Fes
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Chefchaouen
— 1 night
Drive
3
Casablanca
— 1 night
Fly
4
Essaouira
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Marrakech
— 4 nights
Fly

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Fes — 2 nights

Mecca of the West

Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
Spend the 7th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Bou Inania Medersa, explore the world behind art at Coin Berbere, hunt for treasures at La Petite Maison Berbere, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Fes trip itinerary builder.

London, UK to Fes is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. While traveling from London, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Fes, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Chefchaouen.
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Chefchaouen — 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Chefchaouen Medina.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Chefchaouen trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Fes to Chefchaouen in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Casablanca.
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Casablanca — 1 night

The port of Casablanca, Morocco's largest city and economic hub, represents the country's beating heart, established as a French protectorate in 1912.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): examine the collection at Dar Al Ala, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hassan II Mosque, and then look for gifts at Zaity Natural Cosmetic.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Casablanca trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Chefchaouen to Casablanca takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. In December in Casablanca, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can fly to Essaouira.
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Essaouira — 2 nights

Wind City of Africa

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): explore by horseback at Cheval Essaouira, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chaim Pinto Synagogue, and finally see the interesting displays at Synagogue Slat Lkahal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Cooperative Feminine de Tamounte, then trot along with a tour on horseback, and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

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Traveling by flight from Casablanca to Essaouira takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December in Essaouira, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Marrakech.
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Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
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Marrakech — 4 nights

Red City

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.
Spend the 14th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, soak in style at Turkish baths, steep yourself in history at El Badi Palace, and examine the collection at Marrakech Museum.

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Traveling by car from Essaouira to Marrakech takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Essaouira in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Marrakech, with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can fly back home.
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Morocco travel guide

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Diverse in landscapes and cultures, Morocco has long been a popular tourist destination, offering many quintessential North African vistas, sounds, and tastes. The ancient medinas of the main cities have retained their look and feel over the centuries, with bustling markets of colorful spice stalls, leather tanning in the streets, and teahouses. The dunes of the Sahara and the peaks of the High Atlas mountains battle for the interest of tourists on holiday in Morocco, with each possessing impressive, picturesque scenery, and hidden-away traditional villages, filled with crafts, carpets, and a rural way of life.
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