8 days in Morocco Itinerary

8 days in Morocco Itinerary

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8 days in Morocco Itinerary

Start: Alexandria
taxi + Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Marrakech
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Essaouira
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Agadir
— 1 night
4
Casablanca
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  9​h 45​min
End: Alexandria

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.
Do your shopping at Marrakech Souk and Herboriste du Paradis. Do some cultural sightseeing at Menara Gardens and Pavilion and Ben Youssef Madrasa. There's lots more to do: hunt for treasures at Jemaa el-Fnaa, admire the landmark architecture of Bahia Palace, stroll the grounds of Saadian Tombs, and steep yourself in history at Koutoubia Mosque and Minaret.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Marrakech trip itinerary planner .

Alexandria, Egypt to Marrakech is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of taxi and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and train. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Alexandria to Marrakech due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Alexandria in November, expect slightly colder with lows of 12°C in Marrakech. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can go by car to Essaouira.

Things to do in Marrakech

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Bahia Palace ©
Bahia Palace
Jemaa el-Fnaa ©
Jemaa el-Fnaa
Marrakech Souk ©
Marrakech Souk

1
night
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 27th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Galerie d'Art Damgaard, look for gifts at Cooperative Tamounte, then wander the streets of Medina of Essaouira, and finally stroll through Essaouira Beach.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Essaouira day trip site .

Traveling by car from Marrakech to Essaouira takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can drive to Agadir.

Things to do in Essaouira

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Essaouira Beach ©
Essaouira Beach
Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of Essaouira
GALERIE D'ART DAMGAARD ©
GALERIE D'ART DAMGAARD

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Taghazout Beach, then take in panoramic vistas at La Grande Roue Agadir, and then kick back and relax at Plage d'Agadir.

To find where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Agadir holiday planning website .

Traveling by car from Essaouira to Agadir takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Casablanca.

Things to do in Agadir

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Plage d'Agadir ©
Plage d'Agadir
Taghazout Beach ©
Taghazout Beach
La Grande Roue Agadir ©
La Grande Roue Agadir

1
night
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.
To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Casablanca trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Agadir to Casablanca takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. November in Casablanca sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Casablanca

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Hassan II Mosque ©
Hassan II Mosque

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