8 days in Morocco Itinerary

8 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Riyadh
Fly:  10 h 45 min
1
Marrakech
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Essaouira
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Casablanca
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
End: Riyadh

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.
Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Golf Tour Academie will get you outdoors. Let the collections at Marrakech Museum and Boucharouite Museum capture your imagination. And it doesn't end there: hunt for treasures at Jemaa el-Fna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Koutoubia Mosque, appreciate the extensive heritage of Menara Gardens and Pavilion, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Saadian Tombs.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Marrakech trip planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Marrakech is an approximately 11- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a -3 hour difference. In April, Marrakech is little chillier than Riyadh - with highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Essaouira.

Things to do in Marrakech

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Koutoubia Mosque ©
Koutoubia Mosque
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna

1
night
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 14th (Tue): get outside with Outdoor Activities and then wander the streets of Medina of Essaouira.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Essaouira travel planner.

You can drive from Marrakech to Essaouira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. When traveling from Marrakech in April, plan for little chillier days in Essaouira, with highs around 24°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Casablanca.

Things to do in Essaouira

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Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of 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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

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Getting from Essaouira to Casablanca by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 16°C. On the 16th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Casablanca

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Spas & Wellness
Quartier Habous ©
Quartier Habous

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