12 days in Portugal & Morocco Itinerary

12 days in Portugal & Morocco Itinerary

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Start: Denver, United States
Fly:  14 h
1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
2
Marrakech, Morocco
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Fes, Morocco
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h
4
Porto, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: Denver, United States

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena & Quinta da Regaleira). The adventure continues: make a trip to Belém Tower, appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, admire the masterpieces at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, and stop by Alfama.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Lisbon online itinerary builder.

Denver, USA to Lisbon is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from Denver to Lisbon, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Denver in October, with highs in Lisbon at 76°F and lows at 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Sintra
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

3
nights
Marrakech, Morocco

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, appreciate the extensive heritage of Menara Gardens and Pavilion, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and admire the striking features of Palacio da Bahia.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Marrakech driving holiday site.

Fly from Lisbon to Marrakech in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Lisbon in October, expect nights in Marrakech to be about the same, around 62°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 86°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Fes.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna
Palacio da Bahia ©
Palacio da Bahia

1
night
Fes, Morocco

Fes ©
Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): hunt for treasures at Fondouk Tsetouanien, see the interesting displays at Museo Nejjarine, and then admire the striking features of Bou Inania Medersa.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Fes trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Marrakech to Fes takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Fes are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Porto.

Things to do in Fes

Shopping Museums
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Fondouk Tsetouanien ©
Fondouk Tsetouanien
Bou Inania Medersa ©
Bou Inania Medersa
Museo Nejjarine ©
Museo Nejjarine

3
nights
Porto, Portugal

Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
Porto is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, take in the waterfront at Cais da Ribeira, get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa, and admire the masterpieces at Museu Serralves.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Porto trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Fes to Porto in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. While traveling from Fes, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Porto, ranging from highs of 72°F to lows of 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Wineries Parks
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa

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