11 days in Morocco Itinerary

11 days in Morocco Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Morocco trip planner

Make it your trip
— 2 nights
— 1 night
Drive to Rabat, Fly to Marrakech
— 4 nights
— 3 nights
Shuttle to Casablanca, Fly to Dubai



— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Here are some ideas for day two: pick up a one of a kind souvenir at La Petite Maison Berbere, then explore the world behind art at Coin Berbere, then admire the striking features of Bou Inania Medersa, and finally have fun and explore at Medina Children's Library.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Fes holiday planning site.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Fes is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a -4 hour difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Dubai in October: highs in Fes hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Fes

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Museums
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— 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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): stop by Dar Moulay Idriss Berbere Carpete and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Chefchaouen Medina.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Chefchaouen using our trip planner.

Getting from Fes to Chefchaouen by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 16:


— 4 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.
Spend the 18th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, soak in style at Turkish baths, tour the pleasant surroundings at Menara Gardens and Pavilion, and admire the striking features of Palacio da Bahia.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Marrakech trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Chefchaouen to Marrakech by combination of car and flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. October in Marrakech sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Essaouira.

Things to do in Marrakech

Wildlife · Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
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— 3 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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): steep yourself in history at Medina of Essaouira, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then stop by Cooperative Feminine de Tamounte. Keep things going the next day: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and then make a trip to Bordj El Berod.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Essaouira day trip app.

Traveling by car from Marrakech to Essaouira takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Marrakech in October, you will find days in Essaouira are little chillier (29°C), and nights are about the same (20°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Essaouira

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife
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Morocco travel guide

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.