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Private Essaouira Day Trip from Marrakech - with unbiased reviews

Private Essaouira Day Trip from Marrakech

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Overview
Introducing the beautiful coastal town of Essaouira famous for its blue wooden boats that occupy its fishing port & its citadel. The town is situated 176 km west of Marrakech & the Day trip from Marrakech takes about two and a half hours. Essaouira (formly called Mogador) is listed by UNESCO as a world heritage site, and is famous for holding the renowned Gnaoua music festival annually in June providing a strong incentive to reserve Essaouira day tours. A day tour of Essaouira & its rich friendly culture is sure to make you don't forget this day Highlights • Visiting the traditional port. • Exploring the heritage site at your leisure. • Relaxing by the beach. • Visiting the various museums & seeing the citadel.
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Stop At: Marrakech Desert Trips, Rue Oqba Ben Nafaa Building Roux N_13, Marrakech Morocco

The Essaouira day trip from Marrakech begins by the arrival of the dedicated driver at 8 am for pick up. Along the way, we will get to enjoy the scenic landscapes of the countryside followed by a small detour to one of the Argan oil Cooperatives the area is famous for. There, the hardworking ladies of the Argan cooperatives will introduce you to the complete experience of processing Argan oil (that’s is known for its impressive nutritional value and rarity) from collecting nuts to harvesting their seeds and cold pressing them to finally incorporating the extract in a variety of products from cosmetics to delicious food. The hospitable ladies will also offer us a local meal of fresh bread, oil, honey and different nuts … a delicacy of the area. Arriving in Essaouira, we will have a full day to explore the medina (old city), give yourself the chance to get lost in the city, stroll in its narrow stone walled alleyways to discover all the crafts shops famous for their unique wood carving styles and all the local art galleries, and observe the French and Portuguese architecture. Visit the harbor by the beach. The area there is perfect for windsurfing & kitesurfing and is a great chance to meet the locals and talk to them. Marvel at the old citadel & get cultured about Moroccan Islamic history at sidi Mohammed be Abdallah Museum, and of course don’t miss the chance to taste the local cuisine by the port. Our Day trip in Essaouira ends at 6 pm.

Duration: 24 hours
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Departure Point
Essaouira, Essaouira, Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region
Duration
24h
Inclusions
  • Pick up & drop off directly from your hotel/riad in Marrakech
  • Transport in comfortable air conditioned vehicles "Minibus"
  • English speaking guide during the tour
  • Free time to explore Essaouira medina.
  • Entry/Admission - Marrakech Desert Trips
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • A minimum of 01 people per booking is required
  • A maximum of 07 people per booking
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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  • Marrakech Desert Trips
  • Duration: 24h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: Arabic
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