Essaouira Day Trip

Essaouira Day Trip

Trip Highlights

  • Old Portuguese city of Mogador.
  • Agran Trees
  • Atlantic Coastline

Day Trip to Essaouira

One Day Treipt to Essaouira is a city in the western Moroccan economic region of Marrakech -Tensift-Al Haouz, on the Atlantic coast. Since the 16th century, the city has also been known by its Portuguese name of Mogador or Mogadore. The Berber name means the wall, a reference to the fortress walls that originally enclosed the city.

Day to Day Trip Itinerary

Day 01: Marrakech - Essaouira - Explore Mogador City - Back to Marrakech :


In this day trip from Marrakesh to Essaouira you'll have the pleasure and the opportunity to visit and discover a Women's Co-operative manufacturing the marvelous Argan oil, a guided visit to the Skala du Port, the municipal market, the Mellah (Jewish quarter), jewelry souks of the medina, and a handicrafts complex. We get to the ancient port of Mogador/Essaouira, built during the Portuguese occupation in a narrow peninsula with a huge sand crescent. Perfectly sheltered by stunning French-built ramparts of the eighteenth century, the city is within a walking visit distance and is divided into various districts designed in grid form. From the top of Skala you can see the colorful fishing port and the fortresses.

Cost Includes

  • Private Transport from and back to your Hotel
  • Driver Guide speaking english

Cost Excludes

  • All expenses of personal nature
  • Lunch
  • Tip

DETAIL ITINERARY

Day 01: Marrakech - Essaouira - Explore Mogador City - Back to Marrakech :

About 160 kilometer and 2H30 drive from marrakech ,It is a small seaside town of the most fascinating feature of the coast ATLANTIC walls that divide the old city into several districts. It surprises with its straight streets, designed by a French. After visiting the port with its bronze cannon, Take a stroll through the medina and souks to explore and woodworking shops dedicated to cedar and cedar Essaouira is a very charming and colorful town, located on the Atlantic Coast about two hours and a half drive from Marrakesh. It is an ideal place for those who want to : unwind, have contact with people or experience the authenticity of the old Portuguese city of Mogador.

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