9 days in Morocco Itinerary

9 days in Morocco Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Morocco trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Marrakech
— 2 nights
Fly to Zagora, Drive to Merzouga
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Merzouga
— 1 night
Bus to Errachidia, Fly to Fes
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Fes
— 2 nights
Drive
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Chefchaouen
— 2 nights
Drive
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Tangier
— 1 night
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): view the masterpieces at David Bloch Gallery, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, and then stroll through Menara Gardens and Pavilion. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at El Badi Palace, stroll the grounds of Saadian Tombs, and then don't miss a visit to Jemaa el-Fna.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Marrakech vacation maker app.

Madrid, Spain to Marrakech is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Madrid in November, expect Marrakech to be a bit warmer, temps between 27°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Merzouga.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping · Museums
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Merzouga

— 1 night
Make Merzuoga a stop on your Morocco trip as part of a desert safari.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): get outside with Outdoor Activities.

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You can do a combination of flight and car from Marrakech to Merzouga in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Fes.

Things to do in Merzouga

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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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.
On the 10th (Wed), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, read Fes tour itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Merzouga to Fes in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. In November, daily temperatures in Fes can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Fes

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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Chefchaouen

— 2 nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Chefchaouen Medina. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Spanish Mosque and then get engrossed in the history at Kasbah Museum.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Chefchaouen trip planner.

You can drive from Fes to Chefchaouen in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Tangier.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 13:

Tangier

— 1 night
Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
On the 13th (Sat), take in the local highlights with Walking tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): make a trip to Musee de la Kasbah and then Head underground at Hercules Cave.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Tangier travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Chefchaouen to Tangier takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Tangier are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Tangier

Tours · Nature · Parks
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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.