11 days in Morocco Itinerary

11 days in Morocco Itinerary

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11 days in Morocco Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Marrakech
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  7​h
2
Chefchaouen
— 3 nights
Drive:  8​h 45​min
3
Essaouira
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
4
Tangier
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: London

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): admire the striking features of Medersa Ben Youssef, admire all the interesting features of Jemaa el-Fnaa, contemplate the long history of Koutoubia Mosque, then admire the striking features of Palacio da Bahia, and finally stop by Atelier El Bahia.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Marrakech journey planner.

London, UK to Marrakech is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from London in September: highs in Marrakech hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 21°C. On the 24th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Marrakech

Shopping Historic Sites Parks
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Jemaa el-Fnaa ©
Jemaa el-Fnaa
Koutoubia Mosque ©
Koutoubia Mosque

3
nights
Chefchaouen

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Kasbah Museum, then don't miss a visit to Place Outa el Hammam & Kasbah, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Dar Moulay Idriss, and finally admire the sheer force of Cascades d'Akchour. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Mosque and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Chefchaouen Medina.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Chefchaouen online travel planner .

You can drive from Marrakech to Chefchaouen in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Essaouira.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Chefchaouen Medina ©
Chefchaouen Medina
Dar Moulay Idriss ©
Dar Moulay Idriss
Spanish Mosque ©
Spanish Mosque

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.
On the 27th (Fri), take a stroll through Medina of Essaouira. Keep things going the next day: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, don't miss a visit to Essaouira Ramparts, and then trot along with a tour on horseback.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Essaouira road trip planning app .

You can drive from Chefchaouen to Essaouira in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. In September, daytime highs in Essaouira are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Tangier.

Things to do in Essaouira

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Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of Essaouira
Essaouira Ramparts ©
Essaouira Ramparts

2
nights
Tangier

Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
Go for a jaunt from Tangier to Asilah to see Asilah Medina about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, steep yourself in history at Tangier Casbah, see the interesting displays at American Legation, and make a trip to Musee de la Kasbah.

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You can drive from Essaouira to Tangier in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daily temperatures in Tangier can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tangier

Neighborhoods Tours Parks

Side Trip

Asilah Medina
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Walking tours
Spas
Asilah Medina ©
Asilah Medina

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