15 days in Morocco Itinerary

15 days in Morocco Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Morocco trip builder

Make it your trip
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Tangier
— 1 night
Train
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Fes
— 3 nights
Fly
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Sidi Ifni
— 1 night
Drive
4
Agadir
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Essaouira
— 3 nights
Drive
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Marrakech
— 4 nights
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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 1st (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ba Kacem Beach. On the next day, visit Asilah Medina and then kick back and relax at Paradise Beach Kaf Lahmam.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Tangier trip planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Tangier is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Zurich to Tangier is minus 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Zurich in September, with highs in Tangier at 32°C and lows at 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can catch the train to Fes.

Things to do in Tangier

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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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.
Appreciate the collections at Coin Berbere and Centre de Formation Dans le Metiers de l'Artisinat. Get some cultural insight at Museo Nejjarine and Medina of Fez. Take a break from Fes with a short trip to Heri es Souani in Meknes, about 1h 5 min away. There's much more to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, have fun and explore at Medina Children's Library, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Azilal Gallery, and examine the collection at Musee des armes.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Fes trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Tangier to Fes by train takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tangier in September: highs in Fes hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Sidi Ifni.

Things to do in Fes

Side Trip

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Sidi Ifni

— 1 night
On the 6th (Sun), stroll through Legzira Beach.

To see reviews and tourist information, refer to the Sidi Ifni road trip tool.

Getting from Fes to Sidi Ifni by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Agadir.

Things to do in Sidi Ifni

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
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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 7th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Plage d'Agadir and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage Imi Ouaddar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to KASBAT SOUSS, admire the masterpieces at UpcycleMo, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and finally see the interesting displays at Memoire d'Agadir.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Agadir visit website.

You can drive from Sidi Ifni to Agadir in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Essaouira.

Things to do in Agadir

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

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Essaouira

— 3 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.
Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Kayaking & Canoeing will get you outdoors. Visit Plage de Sidi Kaouki and Essaouira Beach for some beach relaxation. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Medina of Essaouira, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chaim Pinto Synagogue, see the interesting displays at Synagogue Slat Lkahal, and trot along with a tour on horseback.

For maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Essaouira trip builder.

Traveling by car from Agadir to Essaouira takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Essaouira are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Marrakech.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors · Tours · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

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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.
Shop till you drop at Jemaa el-Fna and Chez Fouad Confection de vetements en cuir et daim. Your inner history buff will appreciate Koutoubia Mosque and Palacio da Bahia. There's still lots to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, stroll the grounds of Saadian Tombs, get to know the fascinating history of Menara Gardens and Pavilion, and take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Marrakech online sightseeing 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 September, expect nights in Marrakech to be about the same, around 21°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 38°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Marrakech

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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.