That one day trip to Essaouira is an amazing experience which offers a quite and wonderful day in a spiritual environment.
On this day trip we will visit Essaouira , the pearl of atlantic , a fishing town where sympathy is its main virtue .
Day excursion to Essaouira (1 day)
- 08:30 am
We start our trip in the morning driving 2.5 hours west of Marrakech to Essaouira, this charming city which had the Portuguese name of MOGADOR, built in the begining of 16th century by the Portuguese who construct a forteress overlooking a natural deepwater port. It was fortified later on by a French architect Vauban . These influences from this multi cultures engeneering have given an unique outlook to the city, which has become today UNESCO heritage.
Essaouira has also a special microclimate or which we called a sea climate that ensures mild winters and cool summers. It also has a beautiful beach.
Walking in the town of Essaouira, we will find a relaxing souks where the artisans are known buy inlay on root growth cedar and offers a wide range articals, artworks, furnitures, and souvenirs.
- Transport in air-conditioned minibus
- Departure from your hotel / riad
- Local guide