Day excursion from Marrakech to Essaouira overview:
Essaouira day excursion from Marrakech is the best excursions and day trip from Marrakech to the Atlantic ocean : Essaouira or Mogador is the best destination for one day excursion from Marrakech, at only 176km from Marrakech. Situated on the Atlantic coast, Essaouira has a steady year round temperature in the 20’s degrees. Its’ golden beach is popular for windsurf and famous for its’ fresh grilled seafood. Enjoy the best day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira!
Day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira highlights :
Visiting the Medina of Essaouira, registered as a World Heritage site by UNESCO.
Visiting a women’s cooperative that produces Argan oil.
Have a walk on the beach and see the port of the city.
Visit the souks and jewelry, crafts, spices shops of the old Portuguese town.
Essaouira Day excursion from Marrakech program :
Essaouira day excursion from Marrakech starts at 08:00 am , after around 2 hours 30 minutes driving , we get to the ancient port of Mogador/Essaouira, built during the Portuguese occupation in a narrow peninsula with a huge sand crescent and it covered 40 percent of moroccan maritime exchanges. 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. Essaouira is also famous for its fine hand crafts, especially silver jewelries and wooden items (tuya) perfectly interspersed with lemon wood, ebony, nacre, copper or silver thread. After a guided visit in the city and its monuments we will take you to an amazing restaurant, where you will have the opportunity to degustate the best cuisine that Morocco can offer.