15 days in Morocco Itinerary

15 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Fly to Marrakech, Shuttle to Essaouira
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Essaouira
— 1 night
Drive
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Marrakech
— 2 nights
Fly
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Meknes
— 2 nights
Drive
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Fes
— 2 nights
Drive
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Chefchaouen
— 2 nights
Drive
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Tangier
— 2 nights
Train
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Casablanca
— 1 night
Fly

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Essaouira

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 19th (Fri): look for gifts at Au Petit Bonhomme La Chance, take in the exciting artwork at Galerie la Kasbah, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then see the interesting displays at Synagogue Slat Lkahal, and finally pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Le Souk.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Essaouira vacation maker tool.

Toronto, Canada to Essaouira is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of ferry, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of ferry and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is 5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in April: high temperatures in Essaouira hover around 24°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Marrakech.

Things to do in Essaouira

Shopping · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 20:

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Marrakech

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): admire the striking features of Medersa Ben Youssef. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bahia, see the interesting displays at Musee Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech, and then soar above the sights with a balloon tour.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Marrakech itinerary planner.

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 April, expect nights in Marrakech to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Meknes.

Things to do in Marrakech

Find places to stay Apr 20 — 22:

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Meknes

City of the Hundred Minarets

One of Morocco's imperial cities, Meknes draws visitors with an abundance of historic monuments and impressive Moorish-style architecture.
On the 23rd (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Ifrane National Park.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Meknes day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Marrakech to Meknes takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Marrakech in April; daily highs in Meknes reach 26°C and lows reach 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Fes.

Things to do in Meknes

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 22 — 24:

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Fes

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): stop by Medin'Art and then take a stroll through Medina of Fez. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Tombe dei Merenidi, then see the interesting displays at Museo Nejjarine, and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at Morocco Easy Tours.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Fes online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Meknes to Fes in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Fes

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 24 — 26:

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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 27th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Chefchaouen Medina, look for gifts at Local Berbere Artisanal, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grand Mosque. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Talassemtane National Park.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Chefchaouen driving holiday planner.

Getting from Fes to Chefchaouen by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can go by car to Tangier.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 28:

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Tangier

Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
Keep things going the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Hercules Cave, admire the striking features of St. Andrew's Church, then view the masterpieces at Galerie Conil, then steep yourself in history at Tangier Casbah, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Tangier.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Tangier travel route planner.

You can drive from Chefchaouen to Tangier in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Tangier, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Casablanca.

Things to do in Tangier

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Apr 28 — 30:

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Hassan II Mosque, then buy something for everyone on your list at Morocco Mall, then admire the masterpieces at Villa des Arts de Casablanca, and finally see the interesting displays at Musee Abderrahman Slaoui.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Casablanca route planner.

You can take a train from Tangier to Casablanca in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Casablanca are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Casablanca

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 1:

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.