Essaouira Day Trip from Marrakech

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  • Visit the seaside town of Essaouira on a day trip from Marrakech
  • Check out the UNESCO World Heritage listed Medina, a fortified seaport from the 1700s
  • Explore the ports, markets, and beaches in your own time
  • See the gigantic cannons of Skala du Port – recently used as a filming location in Game of Thrones
  • Discover grassroots cooperatives behind the global phenomenon that is Argan oil
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About this activity

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  • Trip type

    Day Tour

  • Duration

    10 Hours

  • Confirmation

    Instant Confirmation

  • Cancellation policy

    Free cancellation (before 24 hours)

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Small Groups

Small Groups

Small enough allowing you to explore each place independently, but big enough to create a fun social atmosphere. Average group size does not typically exceed 9 people – no busload trips or tourist traps!
Local Experts

Local Experts

Follow in the footsteps “cultural translators” who call your destination home. Get insights into local legends, history, and personality – discovering treasures other visitors miss when left to their own devices.
Curated Itineraries

Curated Itineraries

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Private Car

Private Car

TripGuru Signature tours come with a driver and comfortable, air-conditioned cars. Enjoy the ride without wasting time lining up, waiting for the bus to come or finding your way around crowds.
Solo Traveler Friendly

Solo Traveler Friendly

Book without having to pay for empty seats and meet fellow adventurous souls along the way! TripGuru Signature experiences are designed to connect like-minded explorers.

What is included

  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional driver
  • Fuel
  • Transportation Insurance
  • Hotel Pick up and Drop off
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
  • Personal expenses


  • 1

    8.00 am

    Pick up from Hotel

  • 2

    10.30 am

    Arrive at Essaouira

  • 3

    11.00 am

    Visit the old ports

  • 4

    12.30 pm

    Enjoy lunch at a local seafood restaurant (own expense)

  • 5

    1.30 pm

    Visit local markets and Argan oil manufacturers

  • 6

    2.00 pm

    Visit Skala to see the rows of bronze cannons

  • 7

    4.00 pm

    Departure from Essaouira

  • 8

    6.30 pm

    Return to Marrakech

  • 9

    Important Notes

    This is a self-guided tour, the above is a sample itinerary.

  • 10

    Pick Up Area

    Hotels in Marrakech

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