Essaouira day trip from marrakech

He relatively quiet medina of Essaouira is an excellent place to wander through an old Moroccan medina full of color and character with some encounters with the owners of aggressive shops and Visit of the souks and the shop of the old Portuguese city and look for cedar objects (stem and root) inlaid with satin wood, ebony, sea ear. Then lamps and fixtures made of iron or open copper, slippers and inevitably we will perform cedar again…

Essaouira day trip from marrakech

We leave Marrakech at 07:00 am. After around 3 hours drive 4×4, we get to the ancient port of Mogador- Essaouira, built during the Portuguese occupation in a narrow peninsula with a huge sand crescent.

Perfectly sheltered by stunning French-built ramparts of the eighteenth century, the city is within a walking visit distance and is divided into various districts designed in grid form. From the top of Skala you can see the colourful fishing port and the fortresses. Essaouira is also famous for its fine handicrafts, especially silver jewellery and wooden items (tuya) perfectly interspersed with lemon wood, ebony, nacre or copper or silver threads? after a guided visit in the city and its monuments; we take you to an amazing Restaurant, a former Jewish school with an interior garden, where you will have the opportunity to degustate the best cuisine Morocco can offer.

After lunch you will have some free time for your shopping (your guide can help you with this if you wish).Around 18:00 you get into the 4×4 and drive back to Marrakech and drop off at your riad or anywhere you want and end of our services, Essaouira day trip from marrakech.