Essaouira, the city of the wind, awaits you for a private day trip from Marrakech full of surprises. You will have then the chance to discover Essaouira at your own pace; With your approved and fully qualified driver who will let you explore the city in the best possible way. By booking a private trip to Essaouira, you will have an exclusive French-speaking driver. There will be no other people in the group than your partner, family, or friends. Also, if there are many of you, you will save money.
By the sea, its medina (old town) is protected by 18th-century ramparts, called the Skala de la Kasbah, designed by European engineers. Dotted with ancient copper cannons ، the fortifications offer a view of the ocean
Examine the history of cedarwood inlay and experience the wonderful articles performed by artists within the roads of the medina; Then visit the barriers and gates of Essaouira; Its Borj, and military buildings as well as its two main fortifications: The Scala of the Kasbah and the Scala of the port. For fans of windsurfing or the Surf Kit, the climatic particularity of Essaouira and its geographical position have made it a strong point to practice these two sports, hence its appointment of “City of the wind”. Then do not miss, especially, admire a tagine Souiri or a superb fish dish
A private day trip to Essaouira from Marrakech; Is the most enjoyed visit by our clients. Several of them discover this magic gem for the first time and quickly decide to come back for a short break in the peaceful and mod city of Essaouira. The experience, of examining Essaouira is simple; These inhabitants are very helpful, the medina is pretty small (compared to other cities in Morocco); its streets are in order. Your driver will help you hire a local guide to visit the city. Against the late afternoon, return to Marrakech. Then your private day trip to Essaouira will end at your Marrakech hotel or at the nearest point accessible by car from your Riad.
Discover the city of Essaouira and its region through walks according to the desires of the editorial staff and readers of Vivre Essaouira. Essaouira has long been one of the largest Moroccan ports; Considered one of the main trade routes for the Kingdom of Morocco.
Your day trip to Essaouira from Marrakech will begin with a walk along the fertile plains of Haouz to the city of Chichaoua, where you will stop to have a coffee before continuing to Essaouira. On your way, you will cross the forest of argan trees, where you can see goats climbing trees. To see how argan is extracted, you can visit a local women's cooperative and understand how some natural cosmetics are made locally from the virtuous argan seed. Afterward, we will continue to Essaouira. On your arrival, you will explore the beautiful city at your leisure. Then, go to discover the fishing port of Essaouira. Cross the medina eve with its souks and traditional stalls and discover the art galleries and authentic woodwork workshops. Explore the art of cedarwood inlay and enjoy the beautiful objects presented by craftsmen through the alleys of the medina. Visit the ramparts and gates of Essaouira, its Borj and military buildings as well as its two main fortifications: The Scala of the Kasbah and the Scala of the port. For fans of windsurfing or the Surf Kit, the climatic particularity of Essaouira and its geographical position have made it a strong point to practice these two sports, hence its appointment of "City of the wind". Do not miss, especially, admire a tagine Souiri or a superb fish dish (a specialty of Essaouira) in one of the restaurants on the sea. A day trip to Essaouira from Marrakech is by far the most appreciated visit by our customers: many of them discover this hidden gem for the first time and immediately decide to come back for a short break in the calm and the hippie city of Essaouira. From experience, exploring Essaouira is simple: the inhabitants are very friendly, the medina is quite small (compared to other cities of Morocco) and its streets are in order. You certainly do not need a guide to go around the city. If you insist, your driver will help you hire a local guide to visit the city. In the late afternoon, return to Marrakech. Your day trip to Essaouira will end at your hotel or at the nearest point accessible by car from your Riad.
The ride is about 3 Hours drive
Free Time in Essouira