Explore the easy going fishing town of Essaouira on a private day tour from MarraKech. After arriving in Essaouira, you can explore the charming city with its portuguese character by foot. The attractive coastal town has a lot to offer: Visit the traditional port, the golden beach which is famous for wind- and kitesurfing then proceed to medina to buy souvenirs and art work.
Discover the idyllic fishing town of Essaouira and enjoy the drive through the plains between Marrakech and Essaouira, dotted with little towns, olive groves and argan trees. Learn more about the laborious production of argan oil and visit a local women's cooperative. Sample gourmet oil and cosmetics and buy a few if you like.
Upon arrival in Essaouira, discover the Portuguese character of the city at your own pace. Visit the bustling fishing port and see how the freshly-caught fish are sold and grilled. Walk through the lovely medina with its blue and white houses and countless restaurants and crafts for sale. Climb the historic fort with its watchtower and get a glimpse of life in the 16th century, as well as the incredible coastline. Drive back to Marrakech in the late afternoon.
This tour is suitable for all.
Comfortable walking shoes, sun protection, cash in Dirham for personal expenses