Essaouira & Marrakesh
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Day 1: Arrive Casablanca – Safi – Essaouira
Arrival at Casablanca airport where you will be met by your driver to travel south to Essaouira. On the way you will stop in Safi, to admire some of the very good local pottery. Arrival in the old Portuguese port of Essaouira, one of the most popular coastal towns because of its magnificent beaches .
- Riad Mimouna, 3 nights (Comfort Class)
- Riad Dar Loussia, 3 nights (Superior Class)
- Heure Bleue, 3 nights (First Class)
Day 2: Essaouira
Morning tour of the souks with a local English speaking guide, who will guide you through and explain the local handicrafts of the area. Free afternoon.
Day 3: Essaouira
Today you have a free day to enjoy the beach and port area at your leisure. You’ll find narrow, freshly whitewashed streets, painted blinds, tranquil squares, artisans in tiny workshops working away at fragrant thuja wood and friendly cafes.
Day 4: Essaouira – Agadir – Marrakesh
Departure for Agadir, stop at an Argan oil cooperative runby women where you have the opportunity to see how the oil is made and purchase some to bring home. Continue to Marrakesh. Marrakesh is one of Morocco’s most important artistic and cultural centres. It was founded in 1062CE by Almoravide sultan Youssef Ibn Tachfin. Arrival and check-in. This afternoon, you have a dusk/sunset tour of the Menara Basin and the Majorelle Gardens, the beautiful private gardens owned by Yves Saint Laurent.
- Riad Slitine or Riad Altair, 3 nights (Comfort Class)
- Riad Chergui, 3 nights (Superior Class)
- La Villa Des Orangers, 3 nights (First Class)
Day 5: Marrakesh
Morning tour with local guide of the souks of Marrakesh, as well as the Saadian Tombs and the Koutoubia Mosque. Your tour ends at the lively Djemaa el Fna, a huge square in the old part of town. Late in the evening, rows of food stalls are set up and entertainers take to the streets. Free afternoon.
Day 6: Marrakesh
Free day at leisure. The Souks of Marrakesh are some of the best in Morocco, producing a wide variety of high-quality crafts, including brass plates, leather work, woodwork and carpets.
Day 7: Depart Marrakesh
After breakfast, transfer to Marrakesh airport. Assistance with departure formalities and end of services.
|2020 Dates & Prices||Adult Twin Share|
|Departs Daily from Casablanca||01 January to 05 February||01 January to 09 January
06 February to 31 December
|** Child, Single & Triple prices available upon request|
|Transport:||Airport Transfers & private Deluxe air-conditioned vehicle|
|Accommodation:||6 nights accommodation|
|Guide:||Local English Speaking Driver / Guide|
|Entrance Fees & Touring:||Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary|
* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.