8 days in Morocco Itinerary

8 days in Morocco Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Morocco trip planner

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Fly
1
Casablanca
— 1 night
Train
2
Fes
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Chefchaouen
— 1 day
Bus to Tangier, Train to Marrakech
4
Marrakech
— 2 nights
Fly

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Casablanca

— 1 night
The port of Casablanca, Morocco's largest city and economic hub, represents the country's beating heart, established as a French protectorate in 1912.
To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Casablanca trip itinerary maker tool.

Istanbul, Turkey to Casablanca is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also take a bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Istanbul to Casablanca due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Istanbul in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Casablanca, with lows of 20°C. On the 23rd (Sat), you're off to Fes.

Things to do in Casablanca

Tours · Outdoors · Nightlife · Shopping
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Fes

— 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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Fes trip maker site.

You can fly from Casablanca to Fes in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Casablanca in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Fes, with highs around 34°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Fes

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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Chefchaouen

— 1 day
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 25th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Chefchaouen Medina.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Chefchaouen trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Fes to Chefchaouen in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites
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Highlights from your trip

Marrakech

— 2 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.
Marrakech is known for shopping, parks, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Koutoubia Mosque, admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bahia, and stroll the grounds of Saadian Tombs.

For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Marrakech road trip website.

Do a combination of car and flight from Chefchaouen to Marrakech in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can 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 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 28:

Morocco travel guide

4.1
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.