Day trip

From Marrakesh: Essaouira Day Trip with Optional Camel Ride

From Marrakesh: Essaouira Day Trip with Optional Camel Ride

From US$ 28.36 per person

Explore the bohemian seaside resort of Essaouira on a guided day-trip from Marrakech. Upon arrival, take a guided tour of the city and enjoy panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean. To finish, enjoy a camel ride before returning to Marrakesh.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, Spanish, Italian
Pickup included
Pickup from your accommodation in Marrakesh.
Small group available


  • Explore the historic city of Essaouira
  • Visit an argan oil cooperative
  • See silversmiths and wood carvers at work
  • Enjoy panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean
Full description

Discover the relaxed, bohemian seaside resort of Essaouira on a full-day guided tour from Marrakech. Following pickup from your accommodation in Marrakech, cross Morocco in an air-conditioned vehicle to the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. On the way, take in views of the arid landscape, stop to take pictures of goats climbing argan trees, and visit an argan oil cooperative to learn how this healthy oil is produced. Upon arrival at Essaouira, follow your English-speaking guide and explore Essaouira’s most important monuments, such as the old fish market and seaport. Watch silver craftsmen and wood carvers at work in the old medina where the labyrinth of streets is lined with heavy wooden doors and whitewashed houses. See the 16th-century ramparts of Essaouria from where you'll be able to see astonishing views of the Atlantic Ocean. After the guided tour of the city, have lunch in one of the local restaurants serving delicious fish and seafood. Before heading back to Marrakech, enjoy a camel ride with a panoramic city view.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Roundtrip transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Local guide
  • Professional driver
  • Free onboard wi-fi
  • Camel ride at a panoramic view of the city
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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4 /5

based on 2 reviews

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Very good except that the day was shortened by several hours. We were sold a camel ride (very short after all) at sunset, except that we left at 5 p.m. and not at 8 p.m. 9 p.m. to have the sunset. So when you arrive around 12:30 pm, with the ballad at 4 pm, it's a short walk around Essaouiera. Everyone and pat very nice but it's still false advertising

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July 29, 2021

the place is good but the driver is lateand van is not aircon

August 7, 2021

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Product ID: 380984