Day trip

From Marrakech: Day Trip to Essaouira

From Marrakech: Day Trip to Essaouira

From US$ 28.31 per person

Discover one of the most beautiful cities in Morocco and see some of the highlights of Essaouira including local markets and the magnificent port as you walk around the city.

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Duration 1 day
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, French
Audio guide included
English, French, Spanish
Small group
Limited to 15 participants


  • See the beautiful beach at Essaouira
  • Explore the port and the main public fish market
  • Discover the alleyways of the old medina with it's beautiful gates
  • Visit the women's cooperative of Argan Oil
Full description

Depart from Marrakech in the early morning and head to Essaouira in a minibus. On the way, take a break in the town of Sidi Moukhtar and then visit one of the women's cooperatives producing argan oils.

Once you arrive at Essaouira, spend time exploring. Visit the medina and stroll through the shops that interest you. Climb some of the ramparts to get some of the best views of the city. 

Choose your lunch from a wide range of gastronomic options in Essaouira including seafood specialties, French cuisine, Japanese food, and vegetarian options.

Enjoy a cup of mint tea in the main square before heading back to Marrakech.

  • Private air-conditioned minibus
  • English-speaking driver
  • Private guide in Essaouira
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Pregnant women

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Meeting point

Meet your driver at the Reception of Hotel Ali. Please arrive 10 minutes before the scheduled departure time.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Oversize luggage

Know before you go

  •  The drive for each direction is approximately 3 hours
  •  Expect frequent bus stops. (cafe in the town of Sidi Elmoukhtar - visit of the ladies cooperative of Argan oil before you arrive in Essaouira)
  • * feel free to contact for any information.
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Excellent lovely day out

September 28, 2021

It said that there would be a guide in Essaouira but there was no one, only the driver.

October 26, 2021

Nice excursion in accordance with the description Pleasant and discreet guide and driver

October 27, 2021

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