Day trip

From Marrakech: Day Trip to Essaouira

From Marrakech: Day Trip to Essaouira

From US$ 28.25 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 comfortable and air-conditioned van. On the way, visit one of the women's cooperatives producing argan oils and enjoy some mint tea.

Once you arrive at Essaouira, the driver will introduce you to your private guide in Essaouira. After this, head to the port and take the chance to enjoy the excitement of the fish auction.

Visit the medina and enjoy a quick 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 vegetarians options.

After a guided tour, enjoy free time to do your own exploring before you meet your driver in the late afternoon to return to Marrakech. Enjoy a small ice cream or a refreshing orange juice before you depart.

  • 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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Prepare for the activity

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

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

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Alcohol and drugs

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

Ponía que habría un guía en Essaouira pero no había nadie, solo el conductor.

October 26, 2021


Excursion sympa conforme au descriptif Guide et chauffeur agréables et discrets

October 27, 2021

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