13 days in Morocco & Costa Rica Itinerary

13 days in Morocco & Costa Rica Itinerary

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Fly
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Essaouira, Morocco
— 1 night
Shuttle to Marrakech, Fly to Ouarzazate
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Ouarzazate, Morocco
— 1 night
Fly
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Marrakech, Morocco
— 4 nights
Fly to Liberia, Shuttle to La Fortuna de San Carlos
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La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
— 3 nights
Shuttle
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San Jose, Costa Rica
— 2 nights
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Essaouira, Morocco

Wind City of Africa

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): learn about winemaking at Le Val d'Argan and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and then stop by Cooperative Feminine de Tamounte.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Essaouira travel itinerary planner.

London, UK to Essaouira is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from London in October, things will get a bit warmer in Essaouira: highs are around 29°C and lows about 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Ouarzazate.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Adventure

Side Trip

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1
night
Ouarzazate, Morocco

The door of the desert

Make Ouarzazate part of your Morocco itinerary as the gateway to the Sahara Desert.
On the 26th (Mon), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Ouarzazate attractions planner.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Essaouira to Ouarzazate takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Essaouira in October, plan for little chillier nights in Ouarzazate, with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Ouarzazate

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4
nights
Marrakech, Morocco

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.
Spend the 28th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, admire the striking features of Medersa Ben Youssef, admire all the interesting features of Jemaa el-Fna, and steep yourself in history at El Badi Palace.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Marrakech vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Ouarzazate to Marrakech takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Marrakech are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to La Fortuna de San Carlos.

Things to do in Marrakech

Highlights from your trip
Jardin Majorelle ©
Must see
Jardin Majorelle
4.2
Jemaa el-Fna
Flea Market
Jemaa el-Fna
3.0
Palacio da Bahia ©
Architectural Building
Palacio da Bahia
4.0

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nights

Set against the backdrop of the imposing Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna de San Carlos offers visitors a chance to explore diverse natural landscapes and sample some delicious local produce.
La Fortuna de San Carlos is known for nature, adventure, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge in some personalized pampering at Tabacon Hot Springs, walk around Bogarin Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Costa Rica Dog Rescue & Adoption, and take in the exciting artwork at Wood & Art Gallery.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our La Fortuna de San Carlos trip planning website.

Getting from Marrakech to La Fortuna de San Carlos by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 21.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Marrakech to La Fortuna de San Carlos. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to catch the shuttle to San Jose.

Things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Highlights from your trip
Tabacon Hot Springs ©
Hot Spring
Tabacon Hot Springs
4.4
Proyecto Asis ©
Nature / Park
Proyecto Asis
4.7

2
nights
San Jose, Costa Rica

A trip to San Jose, the capital, commercial center, and cultural hub of Costa Rica, gives you a chance to experience the lively atmosphere and rich cultural past of this vibrant country.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): take a memorable drive along Top Travel Costa Rica, then look for gifts at J.LANG Atelier & Showroom, and then learn the secrets of beer at Carpe Chepe.

For where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read San Jose online journey planner.

You can take a shuttle from La Fortuna de San Carlos to San Jose in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in San Jose can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Jose

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Nightlife · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Carpe Chepe ©
Must see
Carpe Chepe
4.8
J.LANG Atelier & Showroom ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
J.LANG Atelier & Showroom
5.0

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