9 days in Morocco Itinerary

9 days in Morocco Itinerary

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9 days in Morocco Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Tangier
— 1 night
2
Fes
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Casablanca
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
4
Essaouira
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Marrakech
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: London

1
night
Tangier

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 23rd (Fri): take a stroll through Asilah Medina. On your second day here, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then examine the collection at American Legation, and then take in the exciting artwork at Bleu de Fes.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Tangier journey planner .

London, UK to Tangier is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In August, Tangier is somewhat warmer than London - with highs of 35°C and lows of 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Fes.

Things to do in Tangier

Museums Shopping Spas

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American Legation ©
American Legation
Asilah Medina ©
Asilah Medina
Bleu de Fes ©
Bleu de Fes

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): wander the streets of Medina of Fez, then take in the exciting artwork at Centre de Formation Dans le Metiers de l'Artisinat, then examine the collection at Museo Nejjarine, and finally explore the engaging exhibits at Medina Children's Library.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Fes trip planner.

You can drive from Tangier to Fes in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Tangier in August, expect nights in Fes to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 43°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Casablanca.

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

1
night
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 26th (Mon), wander the streets of Quartier Habous, examine the collection at Dar Al Ala, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hassan II Mosque, and finally stop by La galerie de l'aimance.

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Traveling by flight from Fes to Casablanca takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Fes in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Casablanca: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Essaouira.

Things to do in Casablanca

Museums Spas Neighborhoods
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Dar Al Ala ©
Dar Al Ala
Hassan II Mosque ©
Hassan II Mosque
Quartier Habous ©
Quartier Habous

1
night
Essaouira

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 27th (Tue), explore the galleries of GALERIE D'ART DAMGAARD, browse the exhibits of Galerie la Kasbah, take a stroll through Medina of Essaouira, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chaim Pinto Synagogue, then see the interesting displays at Synagogue Slat Lkahal, and finally view the masterpieces at Galerie l'Arbre bleu.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Essaouira trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Casablanca to Essaouira takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Casablanca in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Essaouira, with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can drive to Marrakech.

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Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Synagogue Slat Lkahal ©
Synagogue Slat Lkahal
Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of Essaouira
GALERIE D'ART DAMGAARD ©
GALERIE D'ART DAMGAARD

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.
Do your shopping at Jemaa el-Fnaa and 6.4 Gallery. Museum-lovers will get to explore Marrakech Museum and Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech. There's much more to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, explore the different monuments and memorials at Saadian Tombs, and admire the striking features of Medersa Ben Youssef.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Marrakech trip itinerary builder site .

Getting from Essaouira to Marrakech by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, Marrakech is somewhat warmer than Essaouira - with highs of 44°C and lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Jemaa el-Fnaa ©
Jemaa el-Fnaa
Medina of Marrakesh ©
Medina of Marrakesh

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