8 days in Morocco Itinerary

8 days in Morocco Itinerary

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8 days in Morocco Itinerary

Start: Milan
Fly:  7​h
1
Fes
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Marrakech
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Essaouira
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h
End: Milan

2
nights
Fes

Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
On the 11th (Sat), hunt for treasures at La Petite Maison Berbere. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the engaging exhibits at Medina Children's Library, view the masterpieces at Centre de Formation Dans le Metiers de l'Artisinat, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Fes trip maker tool .

Milan, Italy to Fes is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Milan to Fes. While traveling from Milan, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Fes, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Marrakech.

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Bou Inania Medersa ©
Bou Inania Medersa
Museo Nejjarine ©
Museo Nejjarine

3
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.
Marrakech is known for shopping, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, steep yourself in history at El Badi Palace, admire the striking features of Koutoubia Mosque, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For more things to do, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Marrakech itinerary planner.

You can fly from Fes to Marrakech in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Fes in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 15°C in Marrakech. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Essaouira.

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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
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Medersa Ben Youssef
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Palacio da Bahia

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour and then trot along with a tour on horseback. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): look for gifts at Cooperative Feminine de Tamounte and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Essaouira vacation planner.

You can drive from Marrakech to Essaouira in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a shuttle. When traveling from Marrakech in April, plan for a bit cooler days in Essaouira, with highs around 24°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

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