15 days in Morocco Itinerary

15 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Rabat
— 1 night
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Chefchaouen
— 1 night
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Tangier
— 1 night
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Marrakech
— 4 nights
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Essaouira
— 2 nights
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Agadir
— 2 nights
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Casablanca
— 3 nights
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Rabat

— 1 night
On a vacation in Rabat, a World Heritage Site and Morocco's capital, you can discover the city's long and rich history while enjoying a laidback atmosphere, less touristy than in the booming Casablanca and Marrakech.
On the 1st (Wed), look for gifts at Au Grain de Sesame. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Outdoor Activities and then steep yourself in history at Kasbah des Oudaias.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Rabat day trip planning site.

Muscat, Oman to Rabat is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is minus 4 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Rabat when traveling from Muscat in December, with lows around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Rabat

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Historic Sites
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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 3rd (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Chefchaouen Medina.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Chefchaouen trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rabat to Chefchaouen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Tangier.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites
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Tangier

— 1 night
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 4th (Sat): take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Tangier trip planner.

You can drive from Chefchaouen to Tangier in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. December in Tangier sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Marrakech.

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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 6th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, slough off your stress at Turkish baths, admire the landmark architecture of Saadian Tombs, and make a trip to Koubba Almoravid.

To find reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Marrakech route planning app.

Getting from Tangier to Marrakech by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Tangier in December since evenings lows in Marrakech dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive 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.
On the 9th (Thu), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trot along with a tour on horseback and then hike along Cheval Essaouira.

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You can drive from Marrakech to Essaouira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Marrakech in December since evenings lows in Essaouira dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Agadir.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Trails
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Agadir

— 2 nights
Completely rebuilt after a catastrophic earthquake in 1961, the coastal city of Agadir rose from the ruins and grew into Morocco's premier beach destination.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then soak away your stress at Mellow Massage Tamraght. Keep things going the next day: get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Crocoparc.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Agadir day trip planning website.

You can drive from Essaouira to Agadir in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow time for the flight to Casablanca.

Things to do in Agadir

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Baths
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Casablanca

— 3 nights
The port of Casablanca, Morocco's largest city and economic hub, represents the country's beating heart, established as a French protectorate in 1912.
On the 13th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hassan II Mosque and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. Here are some ideas for day two: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Casablanca tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Agadir to Casablanca in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in December, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Casablanca

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Spas
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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.