17 days in Morocco Itinerary

17 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Marrakech
— 4 nights
2
Essaouira
— 3 nights
3
Chefchaouen
— 2 nights
4
Fes
— 2 nights
5
Agadir
— 2 nights
6
Tangier
— 3 nights

4
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.
Marrakech is known for shopping, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Koutoubia Mosque, get to know the fascinating history of Menara Gardens and Pavilion, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Saadian Tombs.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Marrakech trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Cairo, Egypt to Marrakech is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Cairo in September, Marrakech is little chillier at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Essaouira.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Tours Parks
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna
Medersa Ben Youssef ©
Medersa Ben Youssef

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Essaouira Ramparts and then trot along with a tour on horseback. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Port de PĂȘche d'Essaouira, thenkick back and relax at Essaouira Beach, and then take a stroll through Medina of Essaouira.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Essaouira trip planner.

Getting from Marrakech to Essaouira by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Marrakech in September, expect nights in Essaouira to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors Tours Beaches
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Horseback Riding Tours
Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of Essaouira
Essaouira Ramparts ©
Essaouira Ramparts

2
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 14th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Chefchaouen Medina, thenlook for gifts at Local Berbere Artisanal, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grand Mosque.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Chefchaouen trip planner.

You can drive from Essaouira to Chefchaouen in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Fes.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites Shopping
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Chefchaouen Medina ©
Chefchaouen Medina

2
nights
Fes

Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
Fes is known for wildlife, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Bou Inania Medersa, explore the engaging exhibits at Medina Children's Library, look for gifts at Medin'Art, and wander the streets of Medina of Fez.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Fes road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Chefchaouen to Fes takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Fes, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Agadir.

Things to do in Fes

Spas Baths Neighborhoods
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Arab Baths
Bou Inania Medersa ©
Bou Inania Medersa
Museo Nejjarine ©
Museo Nejjarine

2
nights
Agadir

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): make a trip to Seafront Promenade, thentake in the waterfront activity at Marina D'agadir, and then make a trip to KASBAT SOUSS. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Thu): explore the galleries of UpcycleMo and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage d'Agadir.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Agadir vacation planner.

You can drive from Fes to Agadir in 7.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Tangier.

Things to do in Agadir

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Plage d'Agadir ©
Plage d'Agadir
UpcycleMo ©
UpcycleMo
Seafront Promenade ©
Seafront Promenade

3
nights
Tangier

Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): examine the collection at American Legation, thendon't miss a visit to Medina of Tangier, and then Head underground at Hercules Cave. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, thenmake a trip to Musee de la Kasbah, and then don't miss a visit to Cap Spartel.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tangier trip itinerary planning app.

Fly from Agadir to Tangier in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Tangier, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tangier

Neighborhoods Tours Nature

Side Trip

Asilah Medina
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Walking tours
Asilah Medina ©
Asilah Medina
American Legation ©
American Legation

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