15 days in Morocco Itinerary

15 days in Morocco Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Morocco holiday planner

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Ouzoud
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Marrakech
— 4 nights
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Boumalne Dades
— 1 night
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Alnif
— 1 night
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Merzouga
— 3 nights
Fly
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Sidi Ifni
— 1 day
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Essaouira
— 3 nights
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Ouzoud

On the 9th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Cascades d'Ouzoud.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Ouzoud road trip planning website.

Casablanca to Ouzoud is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Marrakech.

Things to do in Ouzoud

Parks · Nature
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Marrakech

— 4 nights

Red City

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 Tissir Jewellery and David Bloch Gallery. Shop till you drop at Jemaa el-Fna and By Faissal. Spend the 13th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, have some family-friendly fun at Xtrem 360, admire the striking features of Medersa Ben Youssef, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Koutoubia Mosque.

Before you visit Marrakech, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Ouzoud to Marrakech takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July in Marrakech, expect temperatures between 44°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to Boumalne Dades.

Things to do in Marrakech

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 13:

Boumalne Dades

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): pedal to the sights with Auberge Miguirne Chez Ali and then explore the stunning scenery at Dades Gorges.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Boumalne Dades trip planning site.

Drive from Marrakech to Boumalne Dades in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 46°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Alnif.

Things to do in Boumalne Dades

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Nature
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Alnif

— 1 night
Alnif is a town in Tinghir Province, Drâa-Tafilalet, Morocco. On the 15th (Mon), look for gifts at Ihmadi Trilobites Centre.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Alnif day trip website.

You can drive from Boumalne Dades to Alnif in 2 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Mon) before leaving for Merzouga.

Things to do in Alnif

Shopping
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Merzouga

— 3 nights
Make Merzuoga a stop on your Morocco trip as part of a desert safari.
Get outdoors at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Off-Road & ATV Trails. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Merzouga Desert and Fossil Gallery. Next up on the itinerary: hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Merzouga road trip app.

Drive from Alnif to Merzouga in 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Sidi Ifni.

Things to do in Merzouga

Tours · Parks · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trip

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Sidi Ifni

— 1 day
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): kick back and relax at Legzira Beach.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Sidi Ifni route planning tool.

Fly from Merzouga to Sidi Ifni in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Essaouira.

Things to do in Sidi Ifni

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Essaouira

— 3 nights

Wind City of Africa

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.
Get in touch with nature at Plage de Sidi Kaouki and Cheval Essaouira. Discover out-of-the-way places like Horseback Riding Tours and Essaouira Ramparts. Change things up with a short trip to Plage d'Imsouane in Imsouane (about 1h 50 min away). Next up on the itinerary: explore the galleries of Galerie D'ART Damgaard, play a few rounds at Mogador Golf Academy, see Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing, and identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Essaouira trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Sidi Ifni to Essaouira takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Essaouira can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Essaouira

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

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Morocco travel guide

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Flea Markets · Gardens · Nature & Wildlife Tours
Diverse in landscapes and cultures, Morocco has long been a popular tourist destination, offering many quintessential North African vistas, sounds, and tastes. The ancient medinas of the main cities have retained their look and feel over the centuries, with bustling markets of colorful spice stalls, leather tanning in the streets, and teahouses. The dunes of the Sahara and the peaks of the High Atlas mountains battle for the interest of tourists on holiday in Morocco, with each possessing impressive, picturesque scenery, and hidden-away traditional villages, filled with crafts, carpets, and a rural way of life.