Essaouira Day Trip
culture and heritage of Essaouira on a one day trip from Agadir.
- 9 hr9 hours
- 40 euros40 €
A visit to Essaouira's Medina provides vivid panoramas from the Moroccan-Portuguese style of the Grand Mosque, patios, cafés, and souks. In 2001, this medieval Portuguese city was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Morocco. Our trip will begin with a hotel pickup, followed by an hour drive along the Atlantic Ocean with a few stops along the way: Stop to see the "flying goats" as they ascend the Argan trees in search of fresh nuts and leaves. Another stop at a Berber village to rest, take a coffee break, or use the toilets. Once we arrive to Essaouira, you will have city tour with our guide to visit the souk which is located inside the Medina and make a tour of the ramparts of the Kasbah, where you will explore the ramparts of the Scala, the port of Essaouira, the municipal market, the neighborhood jewelers and craft complex. After the city tour, you will have free time to explore the city on your own and find a place to eat. Don't forget to squeeze in a quick visit to the beautiful sunny beaches of Essaouira. After your free time, you will meet with our guide and driver and start the return journey back to Agadir. Itinerary ➊ Pick up from the reception of your hotel in Agadir around 7:30 in the morning (8:15 for hotels in Taghazout). ➋ Rest stop on the road to Essaouira, to use restrooms, stretch your legs or get a drink. ➌ Goats on the tree stop, to see the goats climbing the argan tree and reaching for the argan nuts. ➍ Arriving to the old portugal city "Essaouira" around 11 o'clock in the morning, then start the city tour with our guide. ➎ Around 2 hours free time in Essaouira to discover the city on your own and find a place to eat. ➏ Meeting at the agreed meeting point with your guide and start the journey back to Agadir. ➐ Return to your hotel in Agadir around 7 o'clock in the evening. Price Includes: ✅ Hotel pick-up from Agadir and Taghazout ✅ Hotel drop-off in Agadir and Taghazout ✅ Air-conditioned transportation ✅ Local tour guide (English and French) ✅ Guided city tour in Essaouira city ✅ Visit to the ramparts of the Scala ✅ Goats on the tree stop ✅ Free time in Essaouira city ❌ Food and Drinks