17 days in Italy, Morocco & Greece Itinerary

17 days in Italy, Morocco & Greece Itinerary

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Marrakech, Morocco
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Venice, Italy
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Rome, Italy
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Marrakech, Morocco

— 3 nights

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Koutoubia Mosque and Marrakech Museum. Appreciate the collections at Dar El Bacha - Musee des Confluences and Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, slough off your stress at Turkish baths, contemplate the long history of El Badi Palace, and explore the world behind art at Women's Museum - Marrakech.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Marrakech online route planner.

Boston, USA to Marrakech is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from Boston in November, expect nights in Marrakech to be a bit warmer, around 51°F, while days are much hotter, around 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Marrakech

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Spas

Venice, Italy

— 3 nights

City of Romance

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Doge's Palace and Gallerie dell'Accademia. Get a sense of the local culture at Piazza San Marco and Basilica di San Marco. Venture out of the city with trips to Valdobbiadene (Cantina San Gregorio, Croset, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Canal Grande, take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and visit Cannaregio.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Venice itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Marrakech to Venice takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Marrakech in November: high temperatures in Venice hover around 56°F and lows are around 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Nature

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Rome, Italy

— 4 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese. Get some historical perspective at Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Pantheon, make a trip to Roman Forum, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill.

For more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Rome trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Venice to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Venice in November, you will find days in Rome are somewhat warmer (63°F), and nights are about the same (47°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

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Athens, Greece

— 4 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Get some cultural insight at Plaka and National Archaeological Museum. Popular historic sites such as Acropolis of Athens and Theater of Dionysus are in your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from Athens to Vari to see Seahorse Dive Center about 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Glyfada Beach, explore the striking landscape at Areopagus, delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, and take a stroll through Monastiraki.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Athens road trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Athens takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Rome to Athens due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Rome in November, with lows around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Outdoors · Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Morocco travel guide

4.2
Flea Markets · Gardens · Nature & Wildlife Tours
Diverse in landscapes and cultures, Morocco has long been a popular tourist destination, offering many quintessential North African vistas, sounds, and tastes. The ancient medinas of the main cities have retained their look and feel over the centuries, with bustling markets of colorful spice stalls, leather tanning in the streets, and teahouses. The dunes of the Sahara and the peaks of the High Atlas mountains battle for the interest of tourists on holiday in Morocco, with each possessing impressive, picturesque scenery, and hidden-away traditional villages, filled with crafts, carpets, and a rural way of life.

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.

Greece travel guide

4.2
Beaches · Ruins · History Museums
Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.