26 days in Morocco Itinerary

26 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Casablanca
— 1 day
2
Rabat
— 1 night
3
Tangier
— 7 nights
4
Marrakech
— 2 nights
5
Merzouga
— 3 nights
6
Marrakech
— 1 night
7
Tangier
— 7 nights
8
Chefchaouen
— Few hours
9
Tangier
— 2 nights
10
Casablanca
— Few hours

1
day
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 (Sat), admire the natural beauty at Jardin L'Hermitage, look for gifts at Jerraflore, thenadmire the masterpieces at Villa des Arts de Casablanca, thencontemplate the long history of Temple Beth-El, and finally soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Casablanca trip itinerary app.

Ottawa, Canada to Casablanca is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of train, bus, and flight. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Ottawa to Casablanca. Traveling from Ottawa in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Casablanca, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Rabat.

Things to do in Casablanca

Museums Parks Spas
Highlights from your plan
Villa des Arts de Casablanca ©
Villa des Arts de Casablanca
Temple Beth-El ©
Temple Beth-El
Spas & Wellness

1
night
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 25th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Museum Mohamed VI of Modern and Contemporary Art, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Pierre, and then don't miss a visit to Rabat Old Town.

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Drive from Casablanca to Rabat in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Casablanca in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Rabat, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Tangier.

Things to do in Rabat

Museums Historic Sites
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Cathedrale Saint-Pierre ©
Cathedrale Saint-Pierre
Rabat Old Town ©
Rabat Old Town

7
nights
Tangier

Tangier ©
Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Bleu de Fes and Traditional Art Gallery. Head to Galerie Conil and Silver Jewelry Bazarfor some retail therapy. Change things up with these side-trips from Tangier: Tetouan (The Ethnographic Museum & Archaeological Museum of Tetouan), Asilah (Paradise Beach Kaf Lahmam & Puerto de Assilah) and Lixus (in Larache). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Dalia Beach, kick back and relax at Tangier Beach, buy something for everyone on your list at Socco Alto, and steep yourself in history at Tangier Casbah.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Tangier day trip app.

Getting from Rabat to Tangier by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rabat in August, you will find days in Tangier are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Tangier

Shopping Parks Museums

Side Trips

Tetouan, Asilah, Lixus
Highlights from your plan
Bleu de Fes ©
Bleu de Fes
Lixus ©
Lixus
Paradise Beach Kaf Lahmam ©
Paradise Beach Kaf Lahmam

2
nights
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.
On the 2nd (Mon), soak away your stress at local Arab baths, thenwalk around Cyber Parc Arsat Moulay Abdeslam, and then explore the world behind art at Comptoir Des Mines Galerie.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Marrakech trip site.

Traveling by flight from Tangier to Marrakech takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Tangier in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Marrakech, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Merzouga.

Things to do in Marrakech

Baths Spas Museums
Highlights from your plan
Arab Baths
Cyber Parc Arsat Moulay Abdeslam ©
Cyber Parc Arsat Moulay Abdeslam
Comptoir Des Mines Galerie ©
Comptoir Des Mines Galerie

3
nights
Merzouga

Merzouga ©
Make Merzuoga a stop on your Morocco trip as part of a desert safari.
Shop till you drop at Souqs of Rissani and Galerie Laoun. Discover out-of-the-way places like Maison du Sud Antiquites et Arts and Musee Nomade. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Merzouga: Fossiles d'Erfoud (in Erfoud) and Sijilmassa (in Rissani). There's lots more to do: get outside with Viajes por el Desierto, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Lake of Merzouga, and do some rugged touring at local off-road trails.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Merzouga travel planner.

Do a combination of flight and car from Marrakech to Merzouga in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Merzouga

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Rissani, Musee Nomade, Fossiles d'Erfoud
Highlights from your plan
Fossiles d'Erfoud ©
Fossiles d'Erfoud
Sijilmassa
Sijilmassa
Musee Nomade ©
Musee Nomade

1
night
Marrakech

Marrakech
To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Marrakech day trip planning app.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Merzouga to Marrakech takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. On the 7th (Sat), you'll travel to Tangier.

Things to do in Marrakech

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

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nights
Tangier

Tangier ©
Relax by the water at Ba Kacem Beach and Playa Blanca. Asilah Medina and Medina of Tetouan are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tangier: Tetouan (Modern Art Center of Tetouan & Jewish cemetery of Tetouan), Church of San Bartholomew (in Asilah) and Cromlech de Mzoura (in Mzoura). See some other sides of Tangier: enjoy the sand and surf at Bouhendia Beach, don't miss a visit to Gran Mezquita de Tanger, steep yourself in history at Gran Teatro Cervantes, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Tangier trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Marrakech to Tangier takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Marrakech in September: highs in Tangier hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Tangier

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Tetouan, Asilah, Smir Park, Cromlech de Mzoura
Highlights from your plan
Ba Kacem Beach ©
Ba Kacem Beach
Cromlech de Mzoura ©
Cromlech de Mzoura
Asilah Medina ©
Asilah Medina

few
hours
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Ras El Maa Waterfall, thenmake a trip to Spanish Mosque, and then stop by Local Berbere Artisanal.

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Chefchaouen online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Tangier to Chefchaouen takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Tangier.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Ras El Maa Waterfall ©
Ras El Maa Waterfall
Spanish Mosque ©
Spanish Mosque

2
nights
Tangier

Tangier ©
To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Tangier tour builder site.

Drive from Chefchaouen to Tangier in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for the train ride to Casablanca.

Things to do in Tangier

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Asilah Medina
Highlights from your plan
Ba Kacem Beach ©
Ba Kacem Beach
Asilah Medina ©
Asilah Medina

few
hours
Casablanca

Casablanca ©
On the 16th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Dar Al Ala.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Casablanca online trip maker.

You can take a train from Tangier to Casablanca in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Casablanca

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Dar Al Ala ©
Dar Al Ala

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