13 days in Morocco Itinerary

13 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Casablanca
— 2 nights
2
Essaouira
— 2 nights
3
Marrakech
— 3 nights
4
Fes
— 2 nights
5
Chefchaouen
— 1 night
6
Rabat
— 2 nights

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Temple Beth-El and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers. On the next day, stop by La galerie de l'aimance, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hassan II Mosque, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally perfect your strike at Tamaris Bowling.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Casablanca driving holiday planner.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Casablanca is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Jeddah to Casablanca due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Jeddah in October, with highs in Casablanca at 30°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can drive to Essaouira.

Things to do in Casablanca

Fun & Games · Historic Sites · Spas
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Room Escape Games
Hassan II Mosque ©
Hassan II Mosque
Spas & Wellness

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): trot along with a tour on horseback and then make a trip to Essaouira Ramparts. On the 23rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Essaouira Urban Adventures, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chaim Pinto Synagogue, then stop by Cooperative Feminine de Tamounte, and finally take a stroll through Medina of Essaouira.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Essaouira road trip website.

Traveling by car from Casablanca to Essaouira takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in October, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Marrakech.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites
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Horseback Riding Tours
Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of Essaouira
Essaouira Urban Adventures ©
Essaouira Urban Adventures

3
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: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bahia, stroll the grounds of Saadian Tombs, and admire all the interesting features of Jemaa el-Fna.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Marrakech sightseeing site.

You can drive from Essaouira to Marrakech in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Essaouira in October, expect nights in Marrakech to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 35°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Fes.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna
Palacio da Bahia ©
Palacio da Bahia

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): hunt for treasures at Fondouk Tsetouanien, then examine the collection at Museo Nejjarine, and then wander the streets of Medina of Fez. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Bou Inania Medersa, then have fun and explore at Medina Children's Library, and then admire the striking features of Bou Inania Medersa.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Fes trip maker.

You can fly from Marrakech to Fes in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in October, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Fes

Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Bou Inania Medersa
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Medina of Fez ©
Medina of Fez
Bou Inania Medersa ©
Bou Inania Medersa
Bou Inania Medersa ©
Bou Inania Medersa

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grand Mosque, stop by Local Berbere Artisanal, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Chefchaouen Medina.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Chefchaouen travel planner.

You can drive from Fes to Chefchaouen in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Rabat.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites · Shopping
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Chefchaouen Medina ©
Chefchaouen Medina

2
nights
Rabat

Rabat ©
On a vacation in Rabat, a World Heritage Site and Morocco's capital, you can discover the city's long and rich history while enjoying a laidback atmosphere, less touristy than in the booming Casablanca and Marrakech.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): stroll the grounds of Chellah, then make a trip to Mausoleum of Mohammad V, then contemplate the long history of Kasbah des Oudaias, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hassan Tower.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Rabat visit app.

Traveling by car from Chefchaouen to Rabat takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Rabat are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rabat

Historic Sites
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Kasbah des Oudaias ©
Kasbah des Oudaias
Chellah ©
Chellah
Mausoleum of Mohammad V
Mausoleum of Mohammad V

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