15 days in Morocco Itinerary

15 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Rabat
— 1 night
2
Essaouira
— 2 nights
3
Marrakech
— 4 nights
4
Ait Ben Haddou
— 1 night
5
Tangier
— 2 nights
6
Chefchaouen
— 1 night
7
Fes
— 3 nights

1
night
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 18th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Kasbah des Oudaias, thenadmire the striking features of Hassan Tower, thenmake a trip to Mausoleum of Mohammad V, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Chellah.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Rabat road trip planner.

Zagreb, Croatia to Rabat is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Zagreb to Rabat, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer evenings in Rabat when traveling from Zagreb in September, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Essaouira.

Things to do in Rabat

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

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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 19th (Thu), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour and then make a trip to Essaouira Ramparts. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Port de Pêche d'Essaouira, thentake a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and then visit Medina of Essaouira.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Essaouira trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Rabat to Essaouira in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train and shuttle. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Rabat in September since evenings lows in Essaouira dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Marrakech.

Things to do in Essaouira

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Horseback Riding Tours
Medina of Essaouira ©
Medina of Essaouira
Essaouira Ramparts ©
Essaouira Ramparts

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Walking tours and Musee Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, admire the landmark architecture of Medersa Ben Youssef, take in the spiritual surroundings of Koutoubia Mosque, and contemplate the long history of Palacio da Bahia.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Marrakech day trip website.

Traveling by car from Essaouira to Marrakech takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. When traveling from Essaouira in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Marrakech: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Ait Ben Haddou.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Tours Parks
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Walking tours
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna

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Ait Ben Haddou

Ait Ben Haddou ©
Seen in numerous Hollywood films and TV shows, the ancient city of Ait Ben Haddou takes visitors on a journey back to the 17th century with its impressive South Moroccan architecture, boasting earthen clay dwellings in walled kasbahs.
On the 25th (Wed), appreciate the views at Ounila Valley and then contemplate the long history of Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou.

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You can drive from Marrakech to Ait Ben Haddou in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. September in Ait Ben Haddou sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Tangier.

Things to do in Ait Ben Haddou

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Ounila Valley ©
Ounila Valley
Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou ©
Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou

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nights
Tangier

Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): take in the local highlights with Walking tours. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Tangier, see the interesting displays at American Legation, don't miss a visit to Moise Nahon Synagogue, thenstop by Asilah Medina, and finally make a trip to Cap Spartel.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Tangier trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Ait Ben Haddou to Tangier in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Ait Ben Haddou in September, you will find days in Tangier are slightly colder (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Chefchaouen.

Things to do in Tangier

Tours Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Asilah Medina
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Walking tours
Asilah Medina ©
Asilah Medina
Cap Spartel ©
Cap Spartel

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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 28th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grand Mosque, thenstop by Local Berbere Artisanal, and then get to know the fascinating history of Chefchaouen Medina.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Chefchaouen trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Tangier to Chefchaouen takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Fes.

Things to do in Chefchaouen

Historic Sites Shopping
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Chefchaouen Medina ©
Chefchaouen Medina

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Archaeological Site of Volubilis and Jardin Jnan Sbil. The adventure continues: relax in sumptuous surroundings at local Arab baths and admire the striking features of Bou Inania Medersa.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Fes online vacation planner.

Drive from Chefchaouen to Fes in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Fes can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 1st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fes

Spas Baths Historic Sites

Side Trip

Archaeological Site of Volubilis
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Arab Baths
Archaeological Site of Volubilis ©
Archaeological Site of Volubilis
Jardin Jnan Sbil ©
Jardin Jnan Sbil

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