18 days in Morocco Itinerary

18 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Toronto
Fly:  14 h
1
Tangier
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Chefchaouen
— 2 nights
Bus:  3 h 30 min
3
Fes
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
4
Marrakech
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Essaouira
— 3 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  14 h
End: Toronto

3
nights
Tangier

Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
Tangier is known for nature, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, examine the collection at American Legation, don't miss a visit to Musee de la Kasbah, and visit a coastal fixture at Punta Malabata.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Tangier trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Tangier is an approximately 13.5- hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Toronto to Tangier. Traveling from Toronto in September, expect Tangier to be somewhat warmer, temps between 32°C and 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Tangier

Tours Neighborhoods Nature
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Walking tours
American Legation ©
American Legation
Cap Spartel ©
Cap Spartel

2
nights
Chefchaouen

Chefchaouen ©
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 28th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Grand Mosque and then get to know the fascinating history of Chefchaouen Medina. On the next day, look for gifts at Local Berbere Artisanal and then admire the sheer force of Cascades d'Akchour.

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Traveling by car from Tangier to Chefchaouen takes 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to catch the bus to Fes.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites Nature Shopping
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Chefchaouen Medina ©
Chefchaouen Medina
Cascades d'Akchour ©
Cascades d'Akchour

3
nights
Fes

Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
Fes is known for wildlife, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, examine the collection at Museo Nejjarine, look for gifts at Medin'Art, and have fun and explore at Medina Children's Library.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Fes travel route planner.

You can take a bus from Chefchaouen to Fes in 3.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Fes

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Archaeological Site of Volubilis
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Bou Inania Medersa ©
Bou Inania Medersa
Museo Nejjarine ©
Museo Nejjarine

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.
Marrakech is known for shopping, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, admire the striking features of Palacio da Bahia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Koutoubia Mosque, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Saadian Tombs.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Marrakech journey planning site.

Traveling by flight from Fes to Marrakech takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and train. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in October, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Essaouira.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Wildlife Outdoors
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna
Medersa Ben Youssef ©
Medersa Ben Youssef

3
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.
Essaouira is known for adventure, wildlife, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take a stroll through Medina of Essaouira, kick back and relax at Essaouira Beach, and examine the collection at Synagogue Slat Lkahal.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Essaouira attractions planner.

Getting from Marrakech to Essaouira by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a shuttle. While traveling from Marrakech, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Essaouira, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Kayaking & Canoeing
Horseback Riding Tours

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