Unveiled: Full Day Escape to Essaouira from Marrakech

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Experience the timeless allure of Essaouira on this full-day excursion from Marrakech. Explore the picturesque coastal town known for its charming medina, vibrant souks, and stunning ocean views.

Highlights

  • Enjoy a picturesque journey through the Haouz plains
  • Wander through Essaouira's charming medina
  • Discover the city's rich history at the fishing port, old Portuguese
  • Browse through art shops, souvenir galleries, and thuya wood craft shops, supp

Description

Essaouira Exploration: A Unique Day Trip from Marrakech Embark on a Scenic Journey: Your adventure begins with a picturesque drive along the Haouz plains, offering stunning views of Morocco's diverse landscapes. As you make your way to Essaouira, you'll stop in the village of Chichaoua for a refreshing cup of coffee, immersing yourself in the local culture before continuing your journey. Discover the Argan Forest: En route to Essaouira, delve into the lush beauty of the argan forest, where you'll visit a local women's cooperative to learn about the production of fine cosmetic products made from the rich argan oil. Gain insight into traditional techniques and support local artisans as you explore this sustainable industry. Explore Essaouira at Your Leisure: Upon arrival in Essaouira, the day is yours to explore this enchanting city at your own pace. Navigate the charming medina, where tidy streets and welcoming locals await. Wander through the historic fishing port, admiring old Portuguese fortifications and medieval war cannons overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Immerse Yourself in History and Culture: Stroll along the well-maintained fortifications dating back to the 18th century, and venture into the Mellah, the old Jewish quarter, where art shops, souvenir galleries, and thuya wood craft shops beckon. Indulge in a delicious seafood lunch at a local café and visit the kasbah, a historic military stronghold with panoramic views of the city and sea. Beachside Bliss and Friendly Encounters: For those who love the beach, take a leisurely walk along the sandy shores of Essaouira, where friendly locals await. Feel the warmth of the sun on your skin and perhaps engage in a friendly game with the locals before bidding farewell to this coastal gem. Return to Marrakech: As the afternoon draws to a close, you'll journey back to Marrakech, reflecting on the day's adventures and unforgettable memories. Your day trip to Essaouira concludes with a drop-off at your hotel or the nearest accessible point to your riad, leaving you with a sense of fulfillment and a desire to return to this magical city. Convenience and Comfort: Enjoy hassle-free transportation with pickup and drop-off from all hotels in Marrakech or the nearest accessible point to your riad. Please note, there is an additional 20 euro charge for hotels outside Marrakech, ensuring a seamless and unforgettable experience for all travelers.

Includes

Pickup anddrop-off from the Hotel or the nearest accessible point to your Riad Air-conditioned minibus Professional driver (Speaking French and English ) Transfers from and to Marrakech

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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