12 days in Tunisia, Algeria & Morocco Itinerary

12 days in Tunisia, Algeria & Morocco Itinerary

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12 days in Tunisia, Algeria & Morocco Itinerary

Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Tunis, Tunisia
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Algiers, Algeria
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
3
Marrakech, Morocco
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Agadir, Morocco
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
5
Fes, Morocco
— 1 night
bus:  3​h 30​min
6
Chefchaouen, Morocco
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
7
Rabat, Morocco
— 1 night
Fly + shuttle:  10​h 45​min
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2
nights
Tunis, Tunisia

Tunis ©
The Mediterranean port city of Tunis, Tunisia's bustling capital, boasts a vibrant mix of cultures and architectural styles, enchanting visitors with its historical attractions, picturesque beaches, and laidback vibe.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): take a stroll through Medina of Tunis, then see the interesting displays at Bardo Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Zitouna Mosque, and finally learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Zoological Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Uthina (Oudhna), steep yourself in history at L'aqueduc de Zaghouan, explore the ancient world of Ancient Roman Baths, then delve into the distant past at Carthaginian Ruins, then explore the world behind art at Musee des Arts et Traditions Populaires Dar Ben Abdallah, and finally steep yourself in history at The doors of the medina.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Tunis is an approximately 11-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Tunis. In November, Tunis is a bit cooler than Dubai - with highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C. On the 1st (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Algiers.

Things to do in Tunis

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Carthage, Uthina (Oudhna), L'aqueduc de Zaghouan, Musee National Militaire
Highlights from your plan
The National Bardo Museum ©
The National Bardo Museum
Zitouna Mosque ©
Zitouna Mosque
L'aqueduc de Zaghouan ©
L'aqueduc de Zaghouan

2
nights
Algiers, Algeria

Algiers ©
Overlooking a scenic bay, the Mediterranean port city of Algiers enthralls visitors with its imposing skyline, a blend of French colonial buildings, run-down high-rises, and whitewashed Islamic architecture nestled on the hillside.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ketchaoua Mosque and then examine the collection at Musee Public National de l'Enluminure, de la Miniature et de la Calligraphie.

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Traveling by flight from Tunis to Algiers takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Tunis in December since evenings lows in Algiers dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Algiers

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Musee National du Bardo ©
Musee National du Bardo
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique ©
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique
Ketchaoua Mosque ©
Ketchaoua Mosque

2
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 Museum and Medina of Marrakesh are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit Saadian Tombs and Bahia Palace for their historical value. The adventure continues: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, examine the collection at Boucharouite Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Koutoubia Mosque and Minaret, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Menara Gardens and Pavilion.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Marrakech road trip website .

Traveling by flight from Algiers to Marrakech takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Algiers to Marrakech. In December, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can drive to Agadir.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Jemaa el-Fnaa ©
Jemaa el-Fnaa
Medina of Marrakesh ©
Medina of Marrakesh

1
night
Agadir, Morocco

Agadir ©
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.
On the 6th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Agadir Kasbah, then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage d'Agadir, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Agadir road trip app .

You can drive from Marrakech to Agadir in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Fes.

Things to do in Agadir

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Plage d'Agadir ©
Plage d'Agadir
Spas
Agadir Kasbah ©
Agadir Kasbah

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.
On the 7th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Moulay Abdellah Quarter, admire the masterpieces at Nejjarine Museum of Wood Arts and Crafts, then slough off your stress at Turkish baths, then take a stroll through Medina of Fez, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kairaouine Mosque (Mosque of al-Qarawiyyin).

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Fes trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Agadir to Fes takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Fes sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Fes

Neighborhoods Baths Spas
Highlights from your plan
Medina of Fez ©
Medina of Fez
Arab Baths

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Chefchaouen Medina and then take an in-depth tour of Kasbah Museum.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Chefchaouen driving holiday planner.

Traveling by bus from Fes to Chefchaouen takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Rabat.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Chefchaouen Medina ©
Chefchaouen Medina

1
night
Rabat, Morocco

Rabat ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Chellah, admire the landmark architecture of Hassan Tower, then steep yourself in history at Kasbah des Oudaias, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museum Mohamed VI of Modern and Contemporary Art.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Rabat road trip site .

You can drive from Chefchaouen to Rabat in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in December, and nighttime lows around 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rabat

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Chellah ©
Chellah
Kasbah des Oudaias ©
Kasbah des Oudaias
Hassan Tower ©
Hassan Tower

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