11 days in Morocco Itinerary

11 days in Morocco Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Morocco route builder

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Fly
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Marrakech
— 4 nights
Fly
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Fes
— 3 nights
Drive
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Chefchaouen
— 1 night
Drive
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Tangier
— 2 nights
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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 7th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, admire the striking features of Medersa Ben Youssef, take in the spiritual surroundings of Koutoubia Mosque, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Saadian Tombs.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Marrakech trip maker site.

Bucharest, Romania to Marrakech is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Bucharest to Marrakech, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bucharest in May, things will get a bit warmer in Marrakech: highs are around 35°C and lows about 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Fes.

Things to do in Marrakech

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Fes

— 3 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 10th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Bou Inania Medersa, examine the collection at Museo Nejjarine, explore the engaging exhibits at Medina Children's Library, and browse for treasures at La Petite Maison Berbere.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Fes trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Marrakech to Fes in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Fes when traveling from Marrakech in May, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Fes

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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.
On the 13th (Thu), appreciate the extensive heritage of Chefchaouen Medina, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grand Mosque, and then look for gifts at Dar Moulay Idriss Berbere Carpete.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Chefchaouen road trip site.

You can drive from Fes to Chefchaouen in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Tangier.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay May 12 — 13:

Tangier

— 2 nights
Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Tangier trip planner.

Drive from Chefchaouen to Tangier in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Tangier, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 15th (Sat).

Things to do in Tangier

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Highlights from your trip

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.