9 days in Morocco Itinerary

9 days in Morocco Itinerary

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9 days in Morocco Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Casablanca
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h
2
Essaouira
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Marrakech
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Fes
— 2 nights
+2
train + taxi + Fly:  17​h
End: Sao Paulo

1
day
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 20th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Villa des Arts de Casablanca, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hassan II Mosque, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Casablanca sightseeing planning tool .

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Casablanca is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Casablanca. October in Casablanca sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Essaouira.

Things to do in Casablanca

Spas Museums Historic Sites
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Spas & Wellness
Hassan II Mosque ©
Hassan II Mosque
Villa des Arts de Casablanca ©
Villa des Arts de Casablanca

2
nights
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.
On the 21st (Mon), view the masterpieces at GALERIE D'ART DAMGAARD, then view the masterpieces at Galerie la Kasbah, then wander the streets of Medina of Essaouira, and finally take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): ride a horse along Cheval Essaouira, then take in the exciting artwork at Galerie l'Arbre bleu, and then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

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Traveling by flight from Casablanca to Essaouira takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daytime highs in Essaouira are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Marrakech.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors Shopping Museums
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Horseback Riding Tours
Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of Essaouira
GALERIE D'ART DAMGAARD ©
GALERIE D'ART DAMGAARD

3
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.
Appreciate the collections at Marrakech Museum and Musee de Marrakech - Fondation Omar Benjelloun. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Palacio da Bahia and Medina of Marrakesh. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Saadian Tombs, contemplate the long history of El Badi Palace, admire the masterpieces at Women's Museum - Marrakech, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Marrakech trip maker tool .

Getting from Essaouira to Marrakech by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. When traveling from Essaouira in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Marrakech: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Fes.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Koutoubia Mosque ©
Koutoubia Mosque
Saadian Tombs ©
Saadian Tombs
El Badi Palace ©
El Badi Palace

2
nights
Fes

Fes ©
Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
On the 26th (Sat), wander the streets of Medina of Fez, then explore the galleries of Centre de Formation Dans le Metiers de l'Artisinat, then examine the collection at Museo Nejjarine, and finally have fun and explore at Medina Children's Library.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Fes online trip itinerary maker .

Fly from Marrakech to Fes in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Fes are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fes

Neighborhoods Museums Shopping
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Medina of Fez ©
Medina of Fez
Medina Children's Library ©
Medina Children's Library

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