15 days in Morocco Itinerary

15 days in Morocco Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Shannon
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  15 h 15 min
1
Merzouga
— 1 night
Drive:  15 min
2
Erg Chebbi
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  7 h 15 min
3
Marrakech
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Ouzoud
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
5
Essaouira
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  12 h 30 min
End: Shannon

1
night
Merzouga

Make Merzuoga a stop on your Morocco trip as part of a desert safari.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): look for gifts at Depot Nomade and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Ksar Oulad Abdelhalim, browse the exhibits of Galerie Laoun, and then admire nature's extreme beauty at Merzouga Desert.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Merzouga online travel route planner.

Shannon, Ireland to Merzouga is an approximately 15.5- hour combination of car and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Erg Chebbi.

Things to do in Merzouga

Tours Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Ksar Oulad Abdelhalim
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Merzouga Desert ©
Merzouga Desert
Depot Nomade ©
Depot Nomade

2
nights
Erg Chebbi

Erg Chebbi ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): get outside with Thundra Adventure and then examine the collection at Musee Nomade.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Erg Chebbi online travel route planner.

Erg Chebbi is very close to Merzouga. In April, daytime highs in Erg Chebbi are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Erg Chebbi

Outdoors Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Thundra Adventure, Mezane Fossil Store
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Thundra Adventure ©
Thundra Adventure
Musee Nomade ©
Musee Nomade
Mezane Fossil Store ©
Mezane Fossil Store

3
nights
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Balloon Rides and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Medersa Ben Youssef and Mellah. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech, take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin Secret, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koutoubia Mosque, and examine the collection at Musee Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Marrakech trip planning tool.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Erg Chebbi to Marrakech takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and train; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ouzoud.

Things to do in Marrakech

Tours Outdoors Museums
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Balloon Rides
Arab Baths
Koutoubia Mosque ©
Koutoubia Mosque

2
nights
Ouzoud

Ouzoud ©
On the 9th (Fri), take in the dramatic scenery at Cascades d'Ouzoud.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Ouzoud driving holiday planner.

Drive from Marrakech to Ouzoud in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and taxi. You will leave for Essaouira on the 10th (Sat).

Things to do in Ouzoud

Nature Parks
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Cascades d'Ouzoud ©
Cascades d'Ouzoud

4
nights
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.
Get outdoors at Plage de Sidi Kaouki and Fun Outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Dar Sultan Palace and Bordj El Berod. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Simon Attias Synagogue, play a few rounds at Golf d'Essaouira Mogador, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chaim Pinto Synagogue, and stroll through Cheval Essaouira.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Essaouira journey website.

Traveling by car from Ouzoud to Essaouira takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, shuttle, and bus. April in Essaouira sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Essaouira

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Plage de Sidi Kaouki
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Simon Attias Synagogue ©
Simon Attias Synagogue
Plage de Sidi Kaouki ©
Plage de Sidi Kaouki
Dar Sultan Palace ©
Dar Sultan Palace

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