17 days in Morocco Itinerary

17 days in Morocco Itinerary

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17 days in Morocco Itinerary

Start: Nairobi
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Agadir
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Sidi Ifni
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Essaouira
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Marrakech
— 4 nights
5
Fes
— 2 nights
bus:  3​h 45​min
6
Chefchaouen
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
7
Rabat
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
8
Casablanca
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Nairobi

1
night
Agadir

Agadir ©
Completely rebuilt after a catastrophic earthquake in 1961, the coastal city of Agadir rose from the ruins and grew into Morocco's premier beach destination.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Taghazout Beach, enjoy breathtaking views from La Grande Roue Agadir, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage d'Agadir. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Agadir Oufella Ruins, contemplate the long history of Agadir Kasbah, and then make a trip to Seafront promenade.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Agadir trip itinerary site .

Nairobi, Kenya to Agadir is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern African Time (EAT) to Western European Time (WET), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Sidi Ifni.

Things to do in Agadir

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Plage d'Agadir ©
Plage d'Agadir
Seafront Promenade ©
Seafront Promenade
Taghazout Beach ©
Taghazout Beach

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night
Sidi Ifni

Sidi Ifni ©
Sidi Ifni is a city located in southwest Morocco, on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Legzira Beach.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Sidi Ifni trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Agadir to Sidi Ifni takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Essaouira.

Things to do in Sidi Ifni

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Legzira Beach ©
Legzira Beach

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Essaouira

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.
On the 15th (Sat), look for gifts at Au Petit Bonhomme La Chance, then make a trip to Essaouira Ramparts, then take a leisurely stroll along Port de Pêche d'Essaouira, and finally take a stroll through Medina of Essaouira. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): kick back and relax at Essaouira Beach, then don't miss a visit to Galerie d'Art Damgaard, and then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

To find photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Essaouira trip planner .

Getting from Sidi Ifni to Essaouira by car takes about 5.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Essaouira can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Marrakech.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors Tours Beaches
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Essaouira Beach ©
Essaouira Beach
Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of Essaouira
GALERIE D'ART DAMGAARD ©
GALERIE D'ART DAMGAARD

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.
Head to Marrakech Souk and Complexe d'Artisanatfor plenty of shopping. Get some historical perspective at Saadian Tombs and Medina of Marrakesh. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Marrakech Museum, contemplate the long history of Bahia Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Koutoubia Mosque and Minaret, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Jemaa el-Fnaa.

To see traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Marrakech trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Essaouira to Marrakech by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Essaouira in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Marrakech, with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Fes.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Jemaa el-Fnaa ©
Jemaa el-Fnaa
Medina of Marrakesh ©
Medina of Marrakesh

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 21st (Fri): stop by Coin Berbere, then explore the world behind art at Nejjarine Museum of Wood Arts and Crafts, and then admire the landmark architecture of Bou Inania Medersa. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Medina of Fez, then ponder the design of Nejjarine Fondouk, and then wander the streets of Fes el-Bali.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Fes travel itinerary planner.

Fly from Marrakech to Fes in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December in Fes, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Fes

Neighborhoods Museums Shopping
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Medina of Fez ©
Medina of Fez
Coin Berbere ©
Coin Berbere
Bou Inania Medersa ©
Bou Inania Medersa

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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 23rd (Sun): make a trip to Place Outa el Hammam & Kasbah and then get to know the fascinating history of Chefchaouen Medina.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Chefchaouen online visit planner .

Getting from Fes to Chefchaouen by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Rabat.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites
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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.
On the 24th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Medina of Rabat, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Rabat, then steep yourself in history at Kasbah des Oudaias, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Pierre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Tue): stroll the grounds of Chellah, admire the landmark architecture of Hassan Tower, then don't miss a visit to Mausoleum of Mohammad V, and finally take a stroll through Rabat Old Town.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Rabat trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Chefchaouen to Rabat by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. December in Rabat sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 32°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Casablanca.

Things to do in Rabat

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Kasbah des Oudaias ©
Kasbah des Oudaias
Chellah ©
Chellah
Hassan Tower ©
Hassan Tower

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Casablanca

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hassan II Mosque, kick back and relax at Ain Diab, then make a trip to Mahkama du Pacha, and finally wander the streets of Quartier Habous.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Casablanca trip planner .

Drive from Rabat to Casablanca in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. While traveling from Rabat, expect a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Casablanca, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Casablanca

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Ain Diab ©
Ain Diab
Hassan II Mosque ©
Hassan II Mosque
Quartier Habous ©
Quartier Habous

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