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1 Day Culture tour itinerary for Marrakech & Essaouira: Explore The Moroccan Port City On Atlantic Coast

Marrakech, Essaouira

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Explore The Moroccan Port City on Atlantic Coast

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Escape the hustle and bustle of Marrakech on a full-day private tour to Essaouira. Learn about the extraction of essential oils, explore the historic ramparts and enjoy delicious seafood while you are here.


DAY 01

Program Itinerary

  • Pick-up from your hotel or riad and drive 171 km west of the city centre.

  • Travel across valleys filled with orange groves and ancient olive trees. 

  • See the first signs of the famous argan trees, valued for their health and beauty benefits. Stop for an argan oil tasting in a small co-operative run by local women. Learn how argan oil is extracted from the trees and its uses in cooking and cosmetics.

  • Get a panoramic view of the entire city and its blue and white architecture to take some souvenir photos. 

  • Go to the old harbour formerly known as 'Mogador.' Discovered by the Phoenicians, conquered by the Romans and ruled by the Portuguese, Essaouira is a melting pot of cultures.

  • Explore the historic ramparts and wander the streets of the medina to see local artists selling their crafts. 

  • Get an insight into how this old seaport city was armed against the foreign threat. 

  • Enjoy a lunch of fresh fish, caught straight from the sea. 

  • Climb onto the back of a camel for a ride along the beach.

  • 145 USD Per Adult
  • Transportation.

  • Pick-up from your hotel or riad in Marrakech.

  • Guide.

  • Lunch and drinks.

  • Tips.

Marrakech, Essaouira

Education
Education Tour
Culture
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History
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starting from
USD 145
Type of Tour

Private Tour

Departures

This tour is offered throughout the year.

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