21 days in Morocco Itinerary

21 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Start: Kalamazoo
Fly:  21 h 30 min
1
Marrakech
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Essaouira
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Casablanca
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Rabat
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Fes
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
6
Chefchaouen
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
7
Tangier
— 2 nights
Fly:  23 h 15 min
End: Kalamazoo

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: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, hunt for treasures at Jemaa el-Fna, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Koutoubia Mosque.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Marrakech trip itinerary planner.

Kalamazoo, USA to Marrakech is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Western European Standard Time is 5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Kalamazoo in September: high temperatures in Marrakech hover around 91°F and lows are around 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Essaouira.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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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.
Essaouira is known for adventure, wildlife, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, steep yourself in history at Medina of Essaouira, stop by Cooperative Feminine de Tamounte, and ride a horse along Cheval Essaouira.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Essaouira trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Marrakech to Essaouira takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Marrakech in September, you will find days in Essaouira are little chillier (78°F), and nights are about the same (64°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can drive to Casablanca.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Kaouki Surf School
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Horseback Riding Tours
Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of Essaouira
Cheval Essaouira ©
Cheval Essaouira

2
nights
Casablanca

The port of Casablanca, Morocco's largest city and economic hub, represents the country's beating heart, established as a French protectorate in 1912.
On the 28th (Sat), gain insight with a tour of cultural highlights, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Beth-El, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the different shops at Grains de Sel, Le Kiosque Gourmand, look for gifts at La galerie de l'aimance, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hassan II Mosque, thentest your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally enjoy some friendly competition at Tamaris Bowling.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Casablanca online itinerary builder.

You can drive from Essaouira to Casablanca in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of shuttle and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Rabat.

Things to do in Casablanca

Tours Fun & Games Historic Sites
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Walking tours
Hassan II Mosque ©
Hassan II Mosque
Room Escape Games

3
nights
Rabat

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.
Rabat is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Kasbah des Oudaias, explore the ancient world of Chellah, admire the striking features of Hassan Tower, and make a trip to Complexe artisanal Oulja.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Rabat trip planning website.

Getting from Casablanca to Rabat by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Casablanca in September, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Rabat: temperatures range from 73°F by day to 73°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Fes.

Things to do in Rabat

Historic Sites Golf Outdoors

Side Trip

Sale
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Kasbah des Oudaias ©
Kasbah des Oudaias
Chellah ©
Chellah
Mausoleum of Mohammad V
Mausoleum of Mohammad V

3
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.
Go for a jaunt from Fes to Meknes to see Bou Inania Medersa about 1h 15 min away. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Bou Inania Medersa, have fun and explore at Medina Children's Library, see the interesting displays at Museo Nejjarine, and browse for treasures at La Petite Maison Berbere.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Fes tour planner.

You can drive from Rabat to Fes in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Rabat in October, expect cooler with lows of 58°F in Fes. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can go by car to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Fes

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Bou Inania Medersa, So Travel Tour
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Climbing Tours
Bou Inania Medersa ©
Bou Inania Medersa
Museo Nejjarine ©
Museo Nejjarine

1
night
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.
On the 6th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Grand Mosque, stop by Local Berbere Artisanal, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Chefchaouen Medina.

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Chefchaouen trip builder app.

Drive from Fes to Chefchaouen in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Tangier.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites Shopping
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Chefchaouen Medina ©
Chefchaouen Medina

2
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 7th (Mon): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at American Legation, thenwalk around Parc Perdicaris, and then wander the streets of Asilah Medina.

For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Tangier route planner.

Getting from Chefchaouen to Tangier by car takes about 2.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Tangier can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tangier

Tours Parks Spas

Side Trip

Asilah Medina
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Asilah Medina ©
Asilah Medina
Parc Perdicaris ©
Parc Perdicaris

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