Morocco is a captivating destination that beckons travelers with its diverse landscapes, rich culture, and an enchanting blend of old and new. With so many places to see and experience, planning a trip can be overwhelming.

Fear not, as we’ve crafted the ultimate Morocco itinerary for a week, so you can make the most of your time. Explore some Morocco highlights, from the bustling cities to the serene desert, and uncover the magic of this North African gem.

Discovering Morocco Highlights

Morocco boasts a wealth of stunning locations, each with its unique charm. Here are some of the must-visit places that you’ll explore during your magical journey:

1. Fes

Your adventure begins in the enchanting city of Fes, the heart of Morocco’s history and culture. Lose yourself in the labyrinthine medina, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and let the city’s timeless beauty transport you to another era. Fes is known for its intricate architecture, bustling souks, and vibrant artisanal traditions.

2. Erg Chebbi Dunes

From Fes, your journey takes you to the mesmerizing Erg Chebbi Dunes in the Sahara Desert. These towering sand dunes, often reaching heights of 150 meters, are one of the most iconic Morocco highlights. Spend a night in a desert camp, ride a camel through the dunes, and witness the breathtaking sunrise and sunset that paint the sands in hues of gold and red.

3. Dades Valley

The Dades Valley, also known as the “Valley of a Thousand Kasbahs,” is a strikingly beautiful region with dramatic canyons, lush oases, and ancient mud-brick fortresses. Explore the timeless villages, hike along the winding river, and witness the incredible geological formations.

4. Ouarzazate

Known as the “Hollywood of Africa,” Ouarzazate is a town where the magic of filmmaking comes to life. Visit the Atlas Film Studios, where many blockbuster movies and TV series were filmed, and explore the historical Taourirt Kasbah. Ouarzazate is also a gateway to the impressive Atlas Mountains.

5. Marrakech

Marrakech is Morocco’s vibrant beating heart, offering a sensory overload of colors, flavors, and sounds. Explore the historic Medina, visit the iconic Jardin Majorelle, and wander through the lively souks. Don’t forget to experience the enchanting Djemaa el-Fna square, where snake charmers and street food vendors create a captivating spectacle.

6. Casablanca

Your journey concludes in Casablanca, Morocco’s cosmopolitan hub. Visit the awe-inspiring Hassan II Mosque, which overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. Stroll along the Corniche, and explore the city’s modern architecture and bustling urban scene.

Suggested Tours for a Memorable Week

To make the most of your week and experience the Morocco highlights mentioned above, consider the following tour suggestions:

  1. Atlas Mountains: This comprehensive tour takes you through all the highlights of the Atlas Mountains, from Kashah to Marrakech.
  2. The Desert Adventure: If you’re short on time, a 3-day Sahara Desert adventure is an excellent option. This tour will take you from Marrakech to Fes, offering a concentrated desert experience.
  3. Jewish Heritage Tour: For history and culture enthusiasts, explore Morocco’s Jewish Heritage in this extensive 14-day trip to and from Casablanca. 

Embark on Your Moroccan Adventure with Trips to Morocco 

At Trips to Morocco, we offer a range of tours that cater to various interests and timeframes. Let us help you discover the magic of Morocco and create memories that will last a lifetime. Contact us today to start your adventure!