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1 Day Trip To Essaouira From Marrakech

1 Day Trip To Essaouira From Marrakech


On this 1 day trip, you will explore Essaouira, a coastal city with crenelated walls and houses with white and blue facades. Essaouira is a city near the ocean, where the unique atmosphere and water activities blend; is the “Bride of the Atlantic”. On our way to Essaouira, you will have the opportunity to visit a traditional argan Cooperative since the region is known for its argan oil.


Your driver will pick you up at 8:00 AM and start your 1 Day Trip to Essaouira from Marrakech, enjoying the natural surrounding countryside on this Essaouira excursion. You have the opportunity to visit an argan Cooperative on the way as the region is known for argan oil. See how women in the Cooperative work hardly and with enthusiasm to get the oil from the Argan nuts to make cosmetics or delicious oil for food. You will discover an operation that requires some time and effort from the women involved.

Once we arrive in Essaouira, you have the full day to explore medina which is surrounded by medieval walls, with a castle standing at their Southern edge.  Its white-washed and blue-shuttered houses give it a gorgeous look. Essaouira is the “Bride of the Atlantic”. Take a stroll in its amusing narrow streets explore the ancient French and Portuguese architecture enjoy the beach, visit the harbor and enjoy a delicious lunch in one of the restaurants of the fishing port. If you wish you can take a local guide for a city tour, but we recommend going all over on your own because it is the best way to visit this small and quiet town. When we return from 1 Day Trip to Essaouira from Marrakech, you will know why characters like Orson Welles or Jimi Hendrix have fallen in love with  Essaouira. End of our services.


  • Private tour & Transportation with A/C and seat-belt.
  • You can stop whenever you want.
  • Pick you up & drop off at your accommodation in Marrakech.
  • Experienced driver/guide English speaking.
  • Fuel and all associated expenses.

Not Included

  • Noon meal. (Possibility of picnic or restaurants).
  • Drinks at meal.
  • Tips and personal miscellaneous expenses.
  • Entry fees to Monuments / Museums / Kasbahs
  • Travel insurance
  • Anything not mentioned in the program

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