11 days in Morocco Itinerary

11 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Marrakech
— 3 nights
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Ouarzazate
— 1 night
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Merzouga
— 2 nights
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Marrakech
— 2 nights
5
Essaouira
— 1 day
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Marrakech
— 1 night
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Taghazout
— 1 day
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Marrakech
— 1 night

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3
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Marrakech

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech, Royal Mansour Marrakech Spa and Souk Cuisine. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Marrakech: Ouarzazate (Tizi n Tichka & Taourirt Kasbah) and Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou (in Ait Ben Haddou). And it doesn't end there: explore the different monuments and memorials at Saadian Tombs, soak in style at Turkish baths, don't miss a visit to Medersa Ben Youssef, and steep yourself in history at Medina of Marrakesh.

For reviews and other tourist information, refer to the Marrakech road trip planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Menara Airport. April in Marrakech sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Ouarzazate.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites · Spas · Classes · Baths

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Taourirt Kasbah ©
Taourirt Kasbah
Saadian Tombs ©
Saadian Tombs
Medersa Ben Youssef ©
Medersa Ben Youssef

1
night
Ouarzazate

Ouarzazate ©

The door of the desert

Make Ouarzazate part of your Morocco itinerary as the gateway to the Sahara Desert.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Dades Gorges. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): take in breathtaking views at Dades Gorges.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Ouarzazate trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Marrakech to Ouarzazate by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In April in Ouarzazate, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Merzouga.

Things to do in Ouarzazate

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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Dades Gorges ©
Dades Gorges

2
nights
Merzouga

Merzouga ©
Make Merzuoga a stop on your Morocco trip as part of a desert safari.
Gargantas del Todra has been added to your itinerary. On the 15th (Fri), take in breathtaking views at Gargantas del Todra, hunt for treasures at Rissani Market, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Erg Chebbi Dunes.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Merzouga road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ouarzazate to Merzouga takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Merzouga

Nature · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

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Erg Chebbi Dunes ©
Erg Chebbi Dunes
Gargantas del Todra ©
Gargantas del Todra
Rissani Market ©
Rissani Market

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nights
Marrakech

Marrakech

Red City

Your day by day itinerary now includes El Badi Palace.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Marrakech trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Merzouga to Marrakech in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can drive to Essaouira.

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Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna
Koutoubia Mosque ©
Koutoubia Mosque
El Badi Palace ©
El Badi Palace

1
day
Essaouira

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.
You've now added Essaouira Beach to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take a stroll through Medina of Essaouira and then enjoy the sand and surf at Essaouira Beach.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Essaouira trip planning website.

Getting from Marrakech to Essaouira by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Marrakech in April, you will find days in Essaouira are a bit cooler (70°F), and nights are about the same (56°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to drive to Marrakech.

Things to do in Essaouira

Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of Essaouira
Essaouira Beach ©
Essaouira Beach

1
night
Marrakech

Marrakech

Red City

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Marrakech trip planning tool.

You can drive from Essaouira to Marrakech in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Essaouira in April, expect nights in Marrakech to be about the same, around 55°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 80°F. On the 20th (Wed), you're off to Taghazout.

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1
day
Taghazout

Taghazout ©
Taghazout is a small fishing village 19km north of the city of Agadir in southwestern Morocco. Your day by day itinerary now includes Taghazout Beach. On the 20th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Taghazout Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Taghazout trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Marrakech to Taghazout in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a shuttle. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Marrakech.

Things to do in Taghazout

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

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Taghazout Beach ©
Taghazout Beach

1
night
Marrakech

Marrakech

Red City

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Getting from Taghazout to Marrakech by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a shuttle.

Things to do in Marrakech

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