31 days in Morocco Itinerary

31 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Tangier
— 3 nights
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Chefchaouen
— 1 night
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Fes
— 3 nights
Drive
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Meknes
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Midelt
— 1 night
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Merzouga
— 3 nights
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Boumalne Dades
— 1 night
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Ait Ben Haddou
— 1 night
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Agadir
— 3 nights
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Essaouira
— 4 nights
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Marrakech
— 5 nights
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Casablanca
— 1 night
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Tangier

— 3 nights
Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
Visiting Ba Kacem Beach and Playa Blanca will get you outdoors. Get a sense of the local culture at Tangier Casbah and Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Tangier. Next up on the itinerary: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, kick back and relax at Bouhendia Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gran Mezquita de Tanger, and stroll through Tangier Beach.

To find ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Tangier trip planner.

Boise, USA to Tangier is an approximately 23-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Boise to Tangier. When traveling from Boise in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Tangier, with highs around 80°F, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Tangier

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Chefchaouen

— 1 night
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 19th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Spanish Mosque and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Chefchaouen Medina.

For where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Chefchaouen vacation planner.

You can drive from Tangier to Chefchaouen in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Fes.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites

Fes

— 3 nights

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.
Medina of Fez and Coin Berbere are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Museo Nejjarine. The adventure continues: soak away your stress at local Arab baths, admire the local landmark of Palais Dar Pacha Tazi, and admire the natural beauty at Jardin Jnan Sbil.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Fes trip itinerary website.

Drive from Chefchaouen to Fes in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Fes, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Meknes.

Things to do in Fes

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Museums

Meknes

— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): contemplate the long history of Heri es Souani, wander the streets of Meknes Medina, and then explore the ancient world of Archaeological Site of Volubilis. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Chateau Roslane, then learn about winemaking at Volubilia-Domaine de la Zouina, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sahrij Swani, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Bou Inania Medersa.

To see reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Meknes road trip tool.

You can drive from Fes to Meknes in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Meknes can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Midelt.

Things to do in Meknes

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Wineries · Nature

Side Trip

Midelt

— 1 night
Midelt is a town in central Morocco, in the high plains between the Middle Atlas and High Atlas mountain ranges. On the 25th (Fri), stop by Atelier Kasbah Myriem.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Midelt trip planner.

Getting from Meknes to Midelt by car takes about 3.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Meknes in June; daily highs in Midelt reach 96°F and lows reach 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Merzouga.

Things to do in Midelt

Shopping

Merzouga

— 3 nights
Make Merzuoga a stop on your Morocco trip as part of a desert safari.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Merzouga Desert. Get a sense of the local culture at Musee Nomade and Galerie Laoun. There's much more to do: head off-road at local off-road trails, stop by Depot Nomade, and get outside with Thundra Adventure.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Merzouga trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Midelt to Merzouga in 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Boumalne Dades.

Things to do in Merzouga

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Boumalne Dades

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): get a dose of the wild on Marco Desert Expedition.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Boumalne Dades trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Merzouga to Boumalne Dades takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In June in Boumalne Dades, expect temperatures between 96°F during the day and 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Ait Ben Haddou.

Things to do in Boumalne Dades

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Ait Ben Haddou

— 1 night
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou and then appreciate the views at Ounila Valley.

For ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Ait Ben Haddou trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Boumalne Dades to Ait Ben Haddou in 2.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 96°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Agadir.

Things to do in Ait Ben Haddou

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Agadir

— 3 nights
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.
Visiting Crocoparc and Paradise Valley will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Plage d'Agadir and Taghazout Skatepark. The adventure continues: relax and rejuvenate at Taghazout Golden spa, don't miss a visit to KASBAT SOUSS, try your luck at Atlantic Palace Casino, and see the interesting displays at Memoire d'Agadir.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Agadir vacation planner.

You can drive from Ait Ben Haddou to Agadir in 5.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Essaouira.

Things to do in Agadir

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Beaches

Side Trip

Essaouira

— 4 nights

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.
Get some historical perspective at Medina of Essaouira and Dar Sultan Palace. Simon Attias Synagogue and Synagogue Slat Lkahal are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Essaouira to go to Sidi Kaouki and see Plage de Sidi Kaouki, which is approximately 34 minutes away. There's much more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, trot along with a tour on horseback, view the masterpieces at GALERIE D'ART DAMGAARD, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Chaim Pinto Synagogue.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Essaouira visit site.

Traveling by car from Agadir to Essaouira takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Marrakech.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Marrakech

— 5 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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Arab Baths and Off-Road Tours. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Koutoubia Mosque and Palacio da Bahia. Spend the 9th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, appreciate the extensive heritage of Menara Gardens and Pavilion, steep yourself in history at El Badi Palace, and admire the masterpieces at Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech.

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You can drive from Essaouira to Marrakech in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a shuttle. In July, Marrakech is a bit warmer than Essaouira - with highs of 100°F and lows of 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Casablanca.

Things to do in Marrakech

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Casablanca

— 1 night
The port of Casablanca, Morocco's largest city and economic hub, represents the country's beating heart, established as a French protectorate in 1912.
For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Casablanca trip site.

Traveling by car from Marrakech to Casablanca takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. When traveling from Marrakech in July, plan for cooler days in Casablanca, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Casablanca

Historic Sites · Spas · Neighborhoods

Morocco travel guide

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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.