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  1. Morocco
  2. Marrakesh-Safi
  3. Marrakech
  4. Essaouira Citadel

From Marrakech: Full-Day Trip to Essaouira

Product ID: 126842
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Spend the day in the laid-back seaside town of Essaouira and discover its historic monuments at leisure. Wander the maze of alleys in the souks, watch the fishermen arrive back on land in their traditional blue boats and more.
About this activity
Duration 1 day
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Driver
English, French, German, Italian, Arabic

Pickup included

Pick-up from your hotel or riad in Marrakech.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the bohemian fishing town of Essaouira
  • Take amazing photos of the monumental "Door of the Port"
  • Stroll through the Medina
  • Explore the old Jewish district
  • Visit the Scala Kasbah at your own leisure
Full description
Depart Marrakech in the morning and drive to the coastal resort of Essaouira to explore its rich culture and many art galleries. Admire the well-preserved buildings and get stunning views of the Atlantic coast.

Experience the warm hospitality of the locals as soon as you arrive, and get an appreciation for their simple lifestyle. Stroll around the busy harbor and see the fishermen selling fresh fish direct from their traditional blue boats. Go to the fortified harbor Scala to take amazing photos of the monumental Bab al Mersa ("Door of the Port").

Then, explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the old seaside Medina. Wander the colorful souks and maze of alleys. Enjoy lunch at a traditional restaurant, and then go to the old Jewish district to see the synagogues. Marvel at the cannons on the city ramparts before heading back to Marrakech at around 4:30 PM.
Includes
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bilingual driver
  • Free time to explore the sites
  • Insurance
  • Fuel for the entire journey
  • Stops to take photos and admire the landscape
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch and drinks
  • Personal expenses

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Bring sunscreen and your camera
• Wear comfortable shoes and bring a jacket for the evening
Save up to 30%

From US$ 55.43 US$ 38.80 per person

Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.0 / 5
based on 143 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.0/5
Organization
3.9/5
Value for money
4.0/5
Safety
4.4/5

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FIRST MARRAKECH TOURS

Product ID: 126842