Essaouira day trip from Marrakech

Date

Daily

Duration

1 days

From

24 €

Availability

20

DEPARTING FROM MARRAKESH: QUALITY SHARED DAY-TRIP TO ESSAOUIRA

This trip is great value for money and it’s definitely one of more popular tours. Essaouira, formerly known as Mogador, is located just a two-hour drive from Marrakesh. Essaouira is widely considered one of the best anchorages on the Moroccan coast. Today, it’s a very popular destination for people wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of Marrakesh.

Highlights of Your Full Day Excursion from Marrakesh to Essaouira:

Your day trip from Marrakesh to Essaouira will begin as we travel from Marrakesh through the lush greenery of the Haouz Planes until we arrive at Chichaoua Village, where we’ll stop to rest and enjoy a welcome cup of coffee. We’ll then continue on to Sidi Mokhtar, crossing the Argan tree forest where we may catch a glimpse of goats climbing the trees. We’ll visit the local ladies’ cooperative and watch how they extract the liquid gold, Argon oil, and produce beautiful cosmetic products.

We’ll then head to Essaouira where you’ll have plenty of time to explore this beautiful city at your leisure. Some suggestions for you include:

  • You may like to watch the local fishermen as they return to the port of Essaouira with their bounty.
  • Visit the war-time fortress known as Skala Kasbah;.
  • If art galleries are your thing, then you’re in for a treat because you’ll find some amazing art galleries in Essaouira.