50 days in Morocco Itinerary

50 days in Morocco Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Morocco trip planner

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Agadir
— 3 nights
Drive
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Essaouira
— 5 nights
Drive
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Marrakech
— 6 nights
Shuttle to Asni, Taxi to Imlil
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Imlil
— 2 nights
Fly to Zagora, Taxi to M'Hamid
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M'Hamid
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ouarzazate
— 3 nights
Drive
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Boumalne Dades
— 1 night
Drive
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Merzouga
— 4 nights
Drive
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Errachidia
— 1 night
Fly
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Fes
— 5 nights
Drive
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Chefchaouen
— 2 nights
Drive
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Tangier
— 5 nights
Train
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Rabat
— 5 nights
Drive
14
Casablanca
— 5 nights

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Agadir

— 3 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.
Change things up with a short trip to Plage Imi Ouaddar in Imi Ouaddar (about 38 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: slough off your stress at Mellow Massage Tamraght, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage d'Agadir, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and don't miss a visit to Seafront Promenade.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Agadir online trip itinerary maker.

Casablanca to Agadir is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to drive to Essaouira.

Things to do in Agadir

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:

Essaouira

— 5 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.
Essaouira is known for adventure, wildlife, and spas. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, ride a horse along Cheval Essaouira, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and do sightseeing at your own pace with Kaouki Surf School.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Essaouira sightseeing planner.

Drive from Agadir to Essaouira in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. July in Essaouira sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Marrakech.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 16 — 21:

Marrakech

— 6 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 22nd (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Koutoubia Mosque, admire the striking features of Palacio da Bahia, and get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Marrakech driving holiday planning app.

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 July, things will get somewhat warmer in Marrakech: highs are around 44°C and lows about 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Imlil.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 21 — 27:

Imlil

— 2 nights
Nestled in the High Atlas Mountains, the village of Imlil boasts a pleasant, cool climate and scenic surroundings.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): get outside with Outdoor Activities and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Toubkal. On your second day here, make a short side trip with Day Trips and then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Imlil trip builder site.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and taxi from Marrakech to Imlil takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel to M'Hamid.

Things to do in Imlil

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 27 — 29:

M'Hamid

— 2 nights
Evoking images of traveling nomads and trade caravans, M'Hamid lies in a spacious palm oasis at the edge of the Sahara.
On the 30th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Excursion Desert and then explore the striking landscape at Atmospher Erg Chigaga. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our M'Hamid attractions planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Imlil to M'Hamid takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can drive to Ouarzazate.

Things to do in M'Hamid

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 29 — 31:

Ouarzazate

— 3 nights

The door of the desert

Make Ouarzazate part of your Morocco itinerary as the gateway to the Sahara Desert.
Step out of Ouarzazate to go to Ait Ben Haddou and see Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou, which is approximately 32 minutes away. Spend the 1st (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: admire nature's extreme beauty at Moroccan Sahara and get outside with Fikra Travel.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Ouarzazate day trip site.

You can drive from M'Hamid to Ouarzazate in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 46°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Boumalne Dades.

Things to do in Ouarzazate

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 3:

Boumalne Dades

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): get a dose of the wild on Marco Desert Expedition and then take in breathtaking views at Dades Gorges.

Make your Boumalne Dades itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Ouarzazate to Boumalne Dades takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Boumalne Dades can reach 44°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Merzouga.

Things to do in Boumalne Dades

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Nature
Find places to stay Aug 3 — 4:
Highlights from your trip

Merzouga

— 4 nights
Make Merzuoga a stop on your Morocco trip as part of a desert safari.
When in Merzouga, make a side trip to see Mezane Fossil Store in Rissani, approximately Rissani away. Spend the 5th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 7th (Sat), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating landscape at Merzouga Desert, explore the striking landscape at Erg Chebbi Dunes, and hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Merzouga visit planner.

Traveling by car from Boumalne Dades to Merzouga takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to drive to Errachidia.

Things to do in Merzouga

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 4 — 8:

Errachidia

— 1 night
On the 9th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Musee des Sources de Lalla Mimouna.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Errachidia tour itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Merzouga to Errachidia in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 45°C in August, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Fes.

Things to do in Errachidia

Museums
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 9:

Fes

— 5 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.
Spend the 10th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Bou Inania Medersa, explore the engaging exhibits at Medina Children's Library, explore the world behind art at Coin Berbere, and take a stroll through Medina of Fez.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Fes trip site.

Fly from Errachidia to Fes in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Errachidia in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Fes, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Fes

Find places to stay Aug 9 — 14:

Chefchaouen

— 2 nights
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 15th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Chefchaouen Medina. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Local Berbere Artisanal and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Mosque.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Chefchaouen itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Fes to Chefchaouen takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to Tangier.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 14 — 16:

Tangier

— 5 nights
Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tangier: Tetouan (Dar El Oddi & Tetouan Quad Xplorer). On the 17th (Tue), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. Spend the 18th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at American Legation, don't miss a visit to Musee de la Kasbah, view the masterpieces at Bleu de Fes, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Tangier route builder app.

Drive from Chefchaouen to Tangier in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Tangier can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Rabat.

Things to do in Tangier

Tours · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 16 — 21:

Rabat

— 5 nights
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.
Rabat is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Kasbah des Oudaias, indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at Traditional Thai Massage, stroll the grounds of Chellah, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ryad Mosque.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rabat online journey planner.

You can take a train from Tangier to Rabat in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Tangier, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Rabat, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Casablanca.

Things to do in Rabat

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 21 — 26:

Casablanca

— 5 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.
Spend the 28th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Hassan II Mosque, get in on the family fun at Loupi Land, gain interesting insight with Special Morocco Tours, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Casablanca tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Rabat to Casablanca in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Rabat in August, expect nights in Casablanca to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Casablanca

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 26 — 31:

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.