Explore the charming coastal city of Essaouira on a guided tour with BucketList.ma. Specifically, our expert tour guide will take you on a journey through the city’s rich history and culture, unlocking its secrets and hidden gems.
Visit the main sites of the historical city of Essaouira and discover some hidden gems that only a local guide would know. Benefit from the knowledge your guide has and get a deeper understanding of the city’s history and culture.
Experience the unique blend of Moroccan and European influences as you stroll through the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Medina, a maze of narrow streets lined with traditional blue-painted houses and art galleries. Furthermore, admire the impressive city walls and the Skala de la Ville, a 18th-century fortress that offers breathtaking views of the sea.
Visit the bustling souks, where you can shop for traditional crafts, spices, and textiles, and try the local cuisine in one of the many seafood restaurants.
Take a walk on the long and wide beach, where you can admire the impressive sea fortifications and enjoy the Atlantic breeze.
Our Essaouira guided tour is the perfect way to experience the city’s unique charm and add it to your bucket list. Furthermore, book now with BucketList.ma and explore the charming coastal city of Essaouira with an expert guide who will lead you to the main sites and hidden gems of the city. Additionally, our guide will provide you with a deeper understanding of the city’s history and culture. As a result, you will gain a more enriching and authentic experience of Essaouira.
- Accredited guide
- Tips (optional)
Welcome to Essaouira, a city steeped in history and culture. Our 2.5 hour Essaouira guided tour will take you on a journey through the city's most iconic landmarks and hidden gems.
We will begin our Essaouira guided tour by visiting the small fishing port of the city, where you can marvel at the historical significance of this area. As we walk along the port, you will see an old watchtower that offers an impressive panoramic view of Essaouira.
Next, we will stop at the main square to taste a traditional Moroccan tea. This is the perfect opportunity to take a break and soak up the local atmosphere before continuing our Essaouira guided tour.
One of the highlights of our Essaouira guided tour is a visit to the most important monument of the city, the Scala of the Medina. This location has been featured in several films, including the famous Orson Welles' Othello and the Game of Thrones TV show. As you admire the Scala, imagine the scenes that were filmed here and the history that it holds.
Our Essaouira guided tour continues in the old medina, where you will explore the Kasbah, the Mellah, and the old Jewish quarter. You'll see the synagogues, the souks of the medina and the fish market, which is full of people buying, grilling, and eating the day's catch. This is a great opportunity to immerse yourself in the local culture and see how the people of Essaouira live their daily lives.
But this is not the end, we will also make sure to show you other places of interest, such as the city walls, the port and the Citadel.
Throughout the Essaouira guided tour, our knowledgeable guide will provide interesting and informative commentary, ensuring that you have a truly memorable experience in Essaouira. Don't miss this opportunity to discover the hidden gems of this beautiful city. Book your Essaouira guided tour now on bucketlist.ma!