Essaouira Vacations

Morocco
Essaouira stands on a vast bay sweeping south with miles of superb sandy beach and wooded hills dominating the skyline to the east. The medina with its honeycomb of souks lends a potent mystique to the town. Probably the best known coastal tourist town of Morocco, Essaouira is nevertheless called …

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Reviews of Essaouira

Leo
LeoEssaouira, Morocco
28/05/2018

Essaouira is a great learning spot for beginning surfers. The waves here are small and forgiving, perfect for a first-timer looking to get their footing.

Alea G.
Alea G.Union City, California, USA
24/12/2017

Essaouira is a gorgeous city and quite a different vibe than Marrakech. Get lost in the alleyways. Explore the fish markets. Walk along the beach. If you're coming from Marrakech, definitely visit some argan co-ops along the way.

Make Molins
Make MolinsBarcelona, Spain
05/12/2017

Very beautiful seaside town. Good if you want to eat good fish and relax from Morocco's madness. :P

Greer & Mike
Greer & MikeWatamu, Kenya
04/12/2016

Fascinating... always love the sea... charming town square and restaurants... well worth a look.

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