11 days in Morocco & Europe Itinerary

11 days in Morocco & Europe Itinerary

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Tangier, Morocco
— 1 day
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Chefchaouen, Morocco
— 1 night
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Fes, Morocco
— 1 night
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Casablanca, Morocco
— 2 nights
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Erg Chebbi, Morocco
— 1 night
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Marrakech, Morocco
— 1 night
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Istanbul, Turkey
— 1 night
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Goreme, Turkey
— 2 nights

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Tangier, Morocco

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 10th (Tue): see the interesting displays at American Legation and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Tangier trip site.

Frankfurt, Germany to Tangier is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Frankfurt to Tangier. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Frankfurt in March; daily highs in Tangier reach 20°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Tangier

Tours · Museums
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Walking tours
4.9
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Specialty Museum
American Legation
4.3

1
night
Chefchaouen, Morocco

Chefchaouen ©
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.
On the 11th (Wed), get to know the fascinating history of Chefchaouen Medina.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Chefchaouen trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tangier to Chefchaouen takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Fes.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Historic Walking Area
Chefchaouen Medina
4.7

1
night
Fes, Morocco

Fes ©

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.
On the 12th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Museo Nejjarine and then admire the landmark architecture of Bou Inania Medersa.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Fes online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Chefchaouen to Fes in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Fes can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Casablanca.

Things to do in Fes

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
Museo Nejjarine
4.1
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Architectural Building
Bou Inania Medersa
4.1

2
nights
Casablanca, Morocco

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 13th (Fri): examine the collection at Museum of Moroccan Judaism and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Beth-El, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hassan II Mosque, and then don't miss a visit to Old Medina of Casablanca.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Casablanca driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Fes to Casablanca in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Casablanca when traveling from Fes in March, with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Erg Chebbi.

Things to do in Casablanca

Highlights from your trip
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Religious Site
Hassan II Mosque
4.7
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Religious Site
Temple Beth-El
4.5

1
night
Erg Chebbi, Morocco

Erg Chebbi ©
On the 15th (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then explore the striking landscape at Erg Chebbi Dunes.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Erg Chebbi trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Casablanca to Erg Chebbi by combination of flight and bus takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. While traveling from Casablanca, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Erg Chebbi, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Erg Chebbi

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Geologic Formation
Erg Chebbi Dunes
4.8
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
5.0

1
night
Marrakech, Morocco

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Koutoubia Mosque and then steep yourself in history at Palacio da Bahia.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Marrakech online tour itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Erg Chebbi to Marrakech in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Marrakech

Highlights from your trip
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Architectural Building
Palacio da Bahia
4.0
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Religious Site
Koutoubia Mosque
4.2

1
night
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©

Queen of Cities

A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves asĀ a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, then steep yourself in history at Hagia Sophia, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica Cistern, and finally admire the striking features of Serefiye Sarnici. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, then get engrossed in the history at Galata Tower, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , and finally take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Istanbul vacation planner.

Getting from Marrakech to Istanbul by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Turkey Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Marrakech in March: highs in Istanbul hover around 14°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Goreme.

Things to do in Istanbul

Highlights from your trip
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Architectural Building
Hagia Sophia
4.7
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History Museum
Topkapi Palace
4.4
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Religious Site
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
4.3

2
nights
Goreme, Turkey

Famed for its landscape of unusually shaped stone formations and churches cut into the natural rocks, Goreme sits in the central part of the country, an area originally settled duringĀ Roman times.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): do a tasting at Kocabag Winery, take an in-depth tour of Goreme Open-Air Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Goreme National Park, then head outdoors with Royal Balloon, and finally look for gifts at Turquoise Rugs & Bags.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Goreme road trip website.

Getting from Istanbul to Goreme by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Istanbul in March since evenings lows in Goreme dip to 1°C. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Goreme

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Off-Road Tours
4.8
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World heritage site
Goreme National Park
4.8
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Must see
Royal Balloon
4.9

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