Essaouira city “the jewel of the Atlantic”also known by some as “Mogador,” is a beautiful city, its old part is enclosed by city walls, pointing to the sea.With its long beach, calm harbor and friendly locals, Essaouria has developed into one of the more tranquil spots in Morocco..
Journey with us to the Atlantic Ocean
Departure from your accommodation at 07:30 for Essaouira city day trip About 173 kilometer (3H driving) from Agadir city.
Essaouira or Mogador city made a small seaside and one of the most fascinating places of the Atlantic coast .
during the trip you could stop to rest stretch your legs, coffee break or visit one of the Argan cooperatives and you may encounter goats climbing trees.
you have the full day to explore the sightseeings the old town " Medina" of Essaouira a UNESCO world heritage site which is surrounded by medieval walls, withThe impressive castle standing at their Southern edge,a type of defensive bastion with 19 bronze cannons lined up along the sea wall. and Its white-washed and blue-shuttered houses give it a gorgeous look. Take a stroll in its amusing narrow streets exploring the ancient French and Portuguese architecture alsoThe Jewish district visiting Art galleries, Thuja woodworkers or shop in the souk enjoy the beach, visit the harbour and enjoy a delcious lunch in one of the restaurants of the fishing port .
An interesting day out with an opportunity to see the influence of Portuguese occupation on the city architecture.
- Please note that we are legally required to hire a local tour guide for the monuments tour in Essaouira.
- if you have specific sights you wish to see by your own or you want more free time in the city, then you are able to SKIP or LEAVE the guided walking city tour, at any point, to pursue your own sightseeing itinerary.