8 days in Morocco Itinerary

8 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Houston
Fly:  18 h 15 min
1
Tangier
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
2
Marrakech
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Taghazout
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  18 h 30 min
End: Houston

2
nights
Tangier

Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): examine the collection at American Legation, then visit Medina of Tangier, and then Head underground at Hercules Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Cap Spartel, then make a trip to Musee de la Kasbah, and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For photos and tourist information, read our Tangier vacation planner.

Houston, USA to Tangier is an approximately 17.5- hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Tangier

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Cap Spartel ©
Cap Spartel
American Legation ©
American Legation

1
night
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.
On the 30th (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, admire the natural beauty at Menara Gardens and Pavilion, and then explore and take pictures at Jemaa el-Fna. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Palacio da Bahia, explore the different monuments and memorials at Saadian Tombs, take in the spiritual surroundings of Koutoubia Mosque, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally admire the striking features of Medersa Ben Youssef.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Marrakech online holiday planner.

Fly from Tangier to Marrakech in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. Traveling from Tangier in December, expect slightly colder with lows of 7°C in Marrakech. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can drive to Taghazout.

Things to do in Marrakech

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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Menara Gardens and Pavilion ©
Menara Gardens and Pavilion
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna

1
night
Taghazout

Taghazout is a small fishing village 19km north of the city of Agadir in southwestern Morocco. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): kick back and relax at Plage Imi Ouaddar and then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

Plan my day in Taghazout using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Marrakech to Taghazout takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a shuttle. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Taghazout

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Side Trips

Plage Imi Ouaddar, Horseback Riding Tours
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Horseback Riding Tours

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