21 days in Morocco Itinerary

21 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Chefchaouen
— 1 night
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Rabat
— 2 nights
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Casablanca
— 2 nights
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Essaouira
— 2 nights
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Marrakech
— 1 night
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Ait Ben Haddou
— 1 night
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Boumalne Dades
— 2 nights
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Merzouga
— 3 nights
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Meknes
— 2 nights
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Fes
— 2 nights

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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 21st (Fri), look for gifts at La Botica de la Abuela Aladdin and then make a trip to Place Outa el Hammam & Kasbah.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Chefchaouen driving holiday app.

Cagliari, Italy to Chefchaouen is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cagliari to Chefchaouen. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Rabat.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Shopping
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Gift & Specialty Shop
La Botica de la Abuela Aladdin
4.0

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Kasbah des Oudaias, kick back and relax at Plage de Rabat, and then don't miss a visit to Rabat Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): explore the different monuments and memorials at Chellah, then take in nature's colorful creations at Les Jardins Exotiques de Bouknadel, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Pierre, and finally explore the world behind art at Museum Mohamed VI of Modern and Contemporary Art.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Rabat journey planner.

Getting from Chefchaouen to Rabat by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car to Casablanca.

Things to do in Rabat

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors
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Must see
Chellah
4.5
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Historic Site
Kasbah des Oudaias
4.5

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Casablanca

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 24th (Mon), look for gifts at Exposition Nationale D'Artisanat, enjoy the sand and surf at Ain Diab, then enjoy the sea views from El Hank Lighthouse, and finally admire the masterpieces at Villa des Arts de Casablanca. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Mahkama du Pacha, wander the streets of Quartier Habous, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Foret De Bouskoura.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Casablanca travel route site.

Drive from Rabat to Casablanca in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Rabat in May, Casablanca is little chillier at night with lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Essaouira.

Things to do in Casablanca

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors
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Beach
Ain Diab
2.6
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Lighthouse
El Hank Lighthouse
3.6

2
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Essaouira

Essaouira ©

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.
On the 26th (Wed), kick back and relax at Essaouira Beach, wander the streets of Medina of Essaouira, and then view the masterpieces at GALERIE D'ART DAMGAARD. Keep things going the next day: explore the galleries of Galerie l'Arbre bleu, then steep yourself in history at Chaim Pinto Synagogue, and then don't miss a visit to Jewish Cemetery.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Essaouira day trip tool.

You can drive from Casablanca to Essaouira in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Marrakech.

Things to do in Essaouira

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Cemetery
Jewish Cemetery
4.0

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Marrakech

Marrakech ©

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.
On the 28th (Fri), get in touch with nature with Tawada Trekking, then contemplate the long history of El Badi Palace, and then walk around Cyber Parc Arsat Moulay Abdeslam.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Marrakech trip planner.

Getting from Essaouira to Marrakech by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a shuttle. When traveling from Essaouira in May, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Marrakech: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to drive to Ait Ben Haddou.

Things to do in Marrakech

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks
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Hiking / Camping Tour
Tawada Trekking
5.0
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Historic Site
El Badi Palace
3.8

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Ait Ben Haddou

Ait Ben Haddou ©
Seen in numerous Hollywood films and TV shows, the ancient city of Ait Ben Haddou takes visitors on a journey back to the 17th century with its impressive South Moroccan architecture, boasting earthen clay dwellings in walled kasbahs.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): appreciate the views at Ounila Valley and then contemplate the long history of Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Ait Ben Haddou trip planning website.

You can drive from Marrakech to Ait Ben Haddou in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in May, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Boumalne Dades.

Things to do in Ait Ben Haddou

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Valley
Ounila Valley
4.9

2
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Boumalne Dades

Boumalne Dades ©
On the 30th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Agadir Inoumar and then take in breathtaking views at Dades Gorges. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at National Park of Souss Massa.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Boumalne Dades trip site.

You can drive from Ait Ben Haddou to Boumalne Dades in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in May, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can go by car to Merzouga.

Things to do in Boumalne Dades

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Canyon
Dades Gorges
4.7
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Historic Site
Agadir Inoumar
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3
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Merzouga

Merzouga ©
Make Merzuoga a stop on your Morocco trip as part of a desert safari.
Get some historical perspective at Sijilmassa and Ksar El Fida. Get some cultural insight at The Oasis Museum and Musee Nomade. Venture out of the city with trips to Rissani (Souqs of Rissani, Mezane Fossil Store, &more). There's more to do: take in the exciting artwork at Galerie Laoun.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Merzouga road trip app.

You can drive from Boumalne Dades to Merzouga in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Meknes.

Things to do in Merzouga

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
The Oasis Museum
5.0
Historic Site
Sijilmassa
4.1
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Specialty Museum
Musee Nomade
4.6

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Meknes

Meknes ©

City of the Hundred Minarets

One of Morocco's imperial cities, Meknes draws visitors with an abundance of historic monuments and impressive Moorish-style architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Archaeological Site of Volubilis and then make a trip to Mausoleum of Mouley Ismail. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Bab Mansour Laleuj, wander the streets of Meknes Medina, examine the collection at Dar Jamai Museum, then contemplate the waterfront views at Sahrij Swani, and finally contemplate the long history of Heri es Souani.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Meknes trip planner.

Getting from Merzouga to Meknes by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. June in Meknes sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can drive to Fes.

Things to do in Meknes

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

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World heritage site
Meknes Medina
3.7
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World heritage site
Archaeological Site of Volubilis
4.6
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Historic Site
Heri es Souani
3.6

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Fes

Fes ©

Mecca of the West

Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): stop by Fes el-Jdid and then pause for some serene contemplation at Synagogue Ibn Danan. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Medina of Fez, then examine the collection at Musee des armes, and then stop by Coin Berbere.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Fes trip simple and quick.

Drive from Meknes to Fes in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Fes are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Fes

Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Medina of Fez
4.2
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Must see
Coin Berbere
4.7

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