Venture off the beaten path to get a taste of local life in Essaouira on this 3-hour walking tour. Following a local guide, walk along the historical city ramparts to a panoramic lookout point, and check out local art at a colorful souk in the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Medina of Essaouira. Sample traditional Moroccan treats at local pastry...Read more
Essaouira is the jewel of the Moroccan Atlantic and one of the places we met on our trip to Marrakech. This city of white buildings and bathed by the Atlantic Ocean is perfect to relax from the stressful, sometimes, Marrakech. Its medina was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and enjoys a beautiful architecture and that with the typical...Read more
Visit the historic port city of Essaouira on a full-day trip from Marrakech, and spend the day exploring traditional agriculture, architecture, and Morocco’s laid-back, seaside culture. You’ll see how argan oil is extracted, and visit Essaouira’s Medina, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This full-day Essaouira tour includes pickup and drop-off...Read more
Leave Marrakech at 08:00, ready for a 3-hour journey to the beautiful Essaouira on the Atlantic Coast. Once you arrive at the port city, formerly known as Mogador, you will have time to enjoy the charming sights of Essaouira, including its ocher-colored walls, the beautiful Moulay El Hassan square, and the souks, as well as the little streets of...Read more
This oasis of Ain el Hajar is situated around a spring which brings water to the whole region, and it is characterized by rich forestry resources and agricultural diversity. The oasis was once teeming with palm trees which have progressively been replaced by olive trees, and irrigation systems have been introduced to enable market...Read more
The 3 days trip is based on a local expert concept. We organize the whole weekend for you and your family. Having a tour operator is fun and ensures a relaxing holiday. Read about it in the description part! Three different lunches,dinners and activities in...Read more
A large section of this walk takes you through an Argan forest. Argan trees are an endemic species only found in the south west of Morocco and a mythical emblem of the Essaouira region. This is a relatively easy walk suitable for people looking for a leisurely ramble. Throughout the hike, the guide will give you useful insights into the...Read more
This half-day excursion takes us to Sidi Mbark, a small Berber village 35 km south of Essaouira. We walk to a little cascade and close by visit the old Marabout (residence for the spirit of a Saint or wise man). Here, the convergence of a large sand dune, a small river, and an imposing rock splendidly frames a lovely bay. The stream brings some...Read more
You will be picked up from Marrakech in the morning to start your journey to Essaouira. Stop for a coffee break followed by a visit to a women’s argan oil co-operative on the way. Arrive in Essaouira and set out for a city tour.
Visit the skala, famous for its rows of gigantic cannons that faces out to the Atlantic ocean. Tour a municipal...Read more
Experience Essaouira’s Old medina during a 3-4 Hours walk & talk, Combining a "live like a local" , "Street food" and "Historical food" tours all in one. The city's known for it's famous & rich history and vibrant culture.
We'll share as much informations as we can during this walk through the city and get you introduced to the locals...Read more
I will give you more than a history lesson and tour; I will help you understand the culture and and feel part of the community during our time. I will introduce you to people who are masters of their things and you will feel honored to learn from them. You'll never be able to eat sardines anywhere else after you've eaten them fresh off the boat...Read more
We walk through an area of euphorbia and Argan trees before we reach the ocean and enjoy ourselves hiking a long untouched beach until we turn towards the beautiful Sidi m'Barek waterfalls. We then enter the terrace fields where locals grow crops throughout the whole year. We then walk uphill in the canyon up to the village of Sidi Ahmed...Read more
Visit the fishing port of Essaouira and see the local fishermen return to the interior with their catch. Visit Skala Kasbah a wartime citadel Visit some of the beautiful art galleries of Essaouira scattered in the Medina Stroll through the Medina of Essaouira, which can be easily explored as the streets are aligned in front of all the...Read more
The coastal city of Essaouira, which is located in the west of the country, is the ideal place to relax and to forget all bargains for a few moments. The name of the ancient citadel on the Atlantic coast in West Africa literally means 'wall' in the Berber language. Tourists from all over the world, discover its unique and diverse history and try...Read more
We meet about 1.5h before sunset. This one-hour ramble through the dunes and along the riverbed of Oued Ksob will allow you to encounter the richness of the natural environment around Essaouira. You will discover a former Sultan-s palace, which over time has surrendered to the sand and now sits in state in the midst of a wild nature. This huge...Read more
Morning meeting at the Ocèan Vagabond Cafè to get to know us better at 9:30 am. Departure with the quad bikes from the beach point in front of Sidi kaouki. This village is 20/30 km from the starting point all passable on the coast of Essaouira. During the journey there will be various stops including the ride on the desert dunes, the ruined...Read more
Take a full-day private trip to Essaouira, one of Morocco's most attractive coastal towns. It's charm is undeniable, with its white washed and blue shuttered houses, art galleries, wood workshops, fishermen and colorful boats, all enclosed by ancient red walls. - Relax at the bohemian coastal resort of Essaouira. - Try fresh seafood from the...Read more
Guided Essaouira walking tours are special-interest tour in that they allow tourists to take a closer view and enjoy Essaouiras main attractions alongside roaming the neighbourhoods, stopping off at a local cafe or pub & restaurants in Essaouira
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