12 days in Morocco Itinerary

12 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Merzouga
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ait Ben Haddou
— 1 night
Drive
3
Marrakech
— 2 nights
Fly
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Fes
— 1 night
Drive
5
Chefchaouen
— 2 nights
Drive
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Casablanca
— 1 night
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Merzouga — 2 nights

Make Merzuoga a stop on your Morocco trip as part of a desert safari.
On the 2nd (Wed), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Keep things going the next day: head off-road at local off-road trails.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Merzouga travel tool.

Bengaluru, India to Merzouga is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Merzouga is minus 5.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Ait Ben Haddou.
Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Adventure
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Ait Ben Haddou — 1 night

Seen in numerous Hollywood films and TV shows, the ancient city of Ait Ben Haddou takes visitors on a journey back to the 17th century with its impressive South Moroccan architecture, boasting earthen clay dwellings in walled kasbahs.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): admire the verdant scenery at Ounila Valley and then steep yourself in history at Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Ait Ben Haddou driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Merzouga to Ait Ben Haddou in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In November, daily temperatures in Ait Ben Haddou can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Marrakech.
Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Marrakech — 2 nights

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.
On the 5th (Sat), relax in sumptuous surroundings at local Arab baths, then explore the world behind art at Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech, and then take in the exciting artwork at David Bloch Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the exhibits of Dar Moulay Ali, Maison de la France a Marrakech, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Koutoubia Mosque, then contemplate the long history of Palacio da Bahia, and finally admire all the interesting features of Jemaa el-Fna.

For where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Marrakech driving holiday website.

Getting from Ait Ben Haddou to Marrakech by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Ait Ben Haddou in November, Marrakech is a bit warmer at night with lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can fly to Fes.
Museums · Shopping · Baths · Spas
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Fes — 1 night

Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Fes driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Marrakech to Fes in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Fes are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car to Chefchaouen.
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Chefchaouen — 2 nights

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Chefchaouen Medina and Kasbah Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Tetouan Quad Xplorer and Local Berbere Artisanal.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Chefchaouen trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Fes to Chefchaouen by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): kick back and relax at Ain Diab and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hassan II Mosque.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Casablanca trip maker site.

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. November in Casablanca sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can catch the flight 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.