Essaouira Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF MOROCCO 695

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Day 1: Marrakech

Welcome to Morocco and the start of your exclusive journey! Arriving into Marrakech airport, you will see our friendly local team waiting to transfer you to your hotel. In your free time this evening consider heading to Djemaa el Fna - the cities UNESCO listed bustling medina. Best seen at night, this central square is an absolute feast for the senses, overflowing with stalls, fortune tellers, snake charmers and musicians. It's like stepping into another world!

Day 2: Marrakech

This morning enjoy a guided tour of Marrakech, taking in all of the main attractions including the palace and Koutoubia mosque. This afternoon is free for you to wander around the bustling souks or simply relax.

Day 3: Marrakech - Essaouira

Leaving this morning for the 2.5 hour transfer across the plains surrounding Marrakech to the Argan orchards and scrub maquis-type vegetation around Essaouira. The colourful fishing town of Essaouira is perfect for some beachside fun and relaxation. Spend the afternoon exploring the charming medina or simply lazing on the beach.

Day 4: Essaouira

Today is at your leisure. Relax by the beach or discover the old medina and the ramparts of the town. We recommend the tasty sea food restaurants around the harbour for a spot of evening dining in beautiful surroundings.

Day 5: Essaouira - Fes

This morning you'll be transferred to Fes via Casablanca

Day 6: Fes

Fes is the oldest and largest medieval city in the world and its medina is a cacophony of aromas, sights and sounds. Today we enjoy a guided tour of Fes el Bali - the old walled city and visit the dye-pits, tanneries before returning to our hotel. The afternoon is at your leisure to further explore.

Day 7: Fes

Tracing a very scenic route today, we make our way to Marrakech taking in the stunning High Atlas Foothills along the way. (YOUR FLIGHT HOME FROM MARRAKECH MUST BE LATE PM AS DRIVE TIME IS AROUND 7 HOURS MAX)

Morocco Spotlight
Remains of a kasbah


Ouarzazate originally was a small trader town enroute to Europe and northern cities in Morocco and was a garrison town ...

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last updated - 23 Nov 2014 2:35 AM