Essaouira Day Trip from Marrakech - Visiting Mogador
Essaouira Day Trip From Marrakech – Sea Side
Essaouira Day Trip from Marrakech, is a wonderful tour not to miss when you have enough time when visiting Marrakech. Essaouira is a wonderful place to visit, one of UNESCO’s World Heritage sites, 180 km from Marrakech. Essaouira is located on the Atlantic coast, and is known for the Gnaoua festival that takes place every year, for three days during the first week of June.
During your Essaouira Day Trip you will pass by sidi elmoukhtar where you could stop by for refreshment, coffee break and legs stretching.
There are approximately 500 Berber families living in Essaouira now. During the 15th century, Essaouira was occupied by the Portuguese, who established trading here.
Essaouira is a beautiful place where you can enjoy walking along the beach, and exploring the old Medina. With visits to the port, handicrafts complex, Moroccan Jewelers and the market which is a great place to buy souvenirs.
For wonderful panoramic views then Skalla, close to the sea, is the place to be. Enjoy a delicious fish lunch in a local restaurant before heading back to Marrakech.
Essaouira Day Trip from Marrakech Map
Essaouira Day Trip from Marrakech Gallery
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- Good choice for families
- Vegetarian meal option available
- Stunning contrast of Atlantic Ocean
- Enjoy authentic Berber’s hospitality
- Taste delicious traditional Berber food
- Explore Morocco’s oldest Medina
- Discover Argan Trees and Oil
Essaouira 7 Day Weather
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