Essaouira excursion lead to a charming little beach town with its warm climate, just 160 km West of Marrakesh. Inviting you to discover its ancient Portuguese Fortress. Built by a French Architect in Vauban Style.
Essaouira is One of the first ports open to Europe in the late 18th Century. Stroll around Essaouira’s Bohemian, Arty Medina taking in local arts and crafts. The aromatic spice Souks and traditional purchases such as Berber lipstick, Amlou and Silver.
Essaouira is the Gnaoua Capital. A type of music influenced originally by Ghana, but now infused by many sounds including Jazz,Pop,Reggae,Blues….. Drawing in many worldwide visitors to its annual June Festival.
If you want more than Essaouira excursion for a day. You prefer to overnight in Essaouira, so you can explore kite surfing and camel trekking on the beaches. Watch the fishermen bring in the daily catch and enjoy a great seafood lunch, sitting beside the port. Take a cooking class extra and stay in a rustic traditional Riad with hand made tiles on the walls and an open fire. With a typical roof top terrace affording fantastic views over the beach town.