18 days in Morocco Itinerary

18 days in Morocco Itinerary

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18 days in Morocco Itinerary

Start: Montreal
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Casablanca
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
2
Essaouira
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Agadir
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Marrakech
— 5 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Fes
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Rabat
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
7
Tangier
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Montreal

1
night
Casablanca

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Hassan II Mosque, then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage Lalla Meriem, and then kick back and relax at Ain Diab.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Casablanca trip planning app .

Montreal, Canada to Casablanca is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Montreal to Casablanca due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Montreal in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Casablanca: highs are around 27°C and lows about 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Essaouira.

Things to do in Casablanca

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Ain Diab ©
Ain Diab
Hassan II Mosque ©
Hassan II Mosque
Plage Lalla Meriem ©
Plage Lalla Meriem

2
nights
Essaouira

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): wander the streets of Medina of Essaouira and then kick back and relax at Essaouira Beach. On the next day, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback and then trek along Ecotourisme et Randonnees.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Essaouira trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Casablanca to Essaouira takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Agadir.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Horseback Riding Tours
Essaouira Beach ©
Essaouira Beach
Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of Essaouira

1
night
Agadir

Agadir ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage d'Agadir, enjoy breathtaking views from La Grande Roue Agadir, and then examine the collection at Memoire d'Agadir.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Agadir trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Essaouira to Agadir takes 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Agadir

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Plage d'Agadir ©
Plage d'Agadir
Taghazout Beach ©
Taghazout Beach
Agadir Kasbah ©
Agadir Kasbah

5
nights
Marrakech

Marrakech ©
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.
Head to Marrakech Souk and Jemaa el-Fnaafor plenty of shopping. Ben Youssef Madrasa and Saadian Tombs will appeal to history buffs. Pack the 2nd (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Palooza Land. Next up on the itinerary: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, make a trip to Private Marrakech Day Tours, contemplate the long history of El Badi Palace, and see the interesting displays at Marrakech Museum.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Marrakech online trip itinerary builder .

You can fly from Agadir to Marrakech in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. May in Marrakech sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Fes.

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Historic Sites Theme Parks Shopping
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Jemaa el-Fnaa ©
Jemaa el-Fnaa
Medina of Marrakesh ©
Medina of Marrakesh
Bahia Palace ©
Bahia Palace

3
nights
Fes

Fes ©
Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
Go for a jaunt from Fes to El Hajeb to see Ifrane National Park about 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Medina of Fez, admire the striking features of Attarin Medersa, pause for some serene contemplation at Synagogue Ibn Danan, and admire the masterpieces at Nejjarine Museum of Wood Arts and Crafts.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Fes sightseeing website .

Traveling by flight from Marrakech to Fes takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in June, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Rabat.

Things to do in Fes

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Ifrane National Park
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Ifrane National Park ©
Ifrane National Park
Medina of Fez ©
Medina of Fez
Synagogue Ibn Danan ©
Synagogue Ibn Danan

2
nights
Rabat

Rabat ©
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 7th (Thu), delve into the distant past at Chellah, stroll through Plage de Rabat, then steep yourself in history at Kasbah des Oudaias, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Au Grain de Sesame. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Pierre, admire the landmark architecture of Hassan Tower, and then don't miss a visit to Mausoleum of Mohammad V.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Rabat online sightseeing planner .

Drive from Fes to Rabat in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Fes in June, you will find days in Rabat are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (26°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Tangier.

Things to do in Rabat

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors
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Kasbah des Oudaias ©
Kasbah des Oudaias
Chellah ©
Chellah
Plage de Rabat ©
Plage de Rabat

2
nights
Tangier

Tangier ©
Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
On the 9th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach Kaf Lahmam and then kick back and relax at Ba Kacem Beach.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Tangier driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Rabat to Tangier in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Rabat in June: highs in Tangier hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tangier

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Paradise Beach Kaf Lahmam
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Paradise Beach Kaf Lahmam ©
Paradise Beach Kaf Lahmam
Tangier Beach ©
Tangier Beach
Ba Kacem Beach ©
Ba Kacem Beach

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