One-Day Trip From Marrakech To Essaouira
Trip From Marrakech To Essaouira Description:
Essaouira is one if the ancient and historical cities in Morocco. It is declared as one of the UNSECO’s world heritage sites. It is 170 km away from Marrakech city and situated on the Atlantic coast. Gnaoua music is one of the things that Essouira is famous for. Gnaoua festival is held in Essaouira every year in June. Essaouira has witnessed many cultures including the European culture. It was occupied by the Portuguese in the 15th century. While you are visiting Essauouira, you will enjoy strolling through the medieval medina, authentic souks and enjoy the ramparts that overlook the sea.
The fishing port is one of the places that visitors go to. It is where you can have fresh seafood and observe how fishing occur using old and wooden boats painted with blue.
In Essaouira, you will have also the opportunity to take a walk along the beach and see the giant walls of the city before you are back to Marrakech city.