Day 01: Agadir – Marrakech
On arrival welcome by an English-speaking guide in the port of Agadir. City tour including the fishing port and the ancient kasbah of Agadir. Afterwards departure to Marrakech by highway(around 3 hours) through the High Atlas mountains. On arrival lunch in a restaurant and check in your riad in medina. In the afternoon city tour of Marrakech including the famous Jamaa el Fna Square, Koutoubia mosque, the medina with Bahia Palace and the Kasbah district. Dinner with belly dancers and live music in a restaurant and overnight stay in a cosy riad located in the heart of the Medina, only 10 minutes away from the main square.
Day 02: Marrakech – Ourika Valley – Marrakech
After breakfast departure to Ourika valley in the High Atlas mountains to discover the Berber villages and their culture with a visit to a local female co-op producing the precious argan oil. Tea experience in a Berber village on the way to get accustomed with the traditions and lifestyle of the indigious people of Morocco. A short hike to discover the famous waterfalls of Setti Fatma followed by lunch in a typical Berber restaurant by the river. Return to Marrakech in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight stay in Marrakech.
Day 03: Marrakech – Essaouira
After breakfast departure to the colourful fishing town of Essaouira situated within 15th century Portuguese fortifications, where great beaches and surf beckon. Relax on the beach or alternatively explore the UNESCO-listed medina with its various souks and woodcarving workshops. You will have fresh seafood for lunch on a sunny terrace overlooking the medina. Any city gate leads to the Medina, so you’re unlikely to get lost. The beach is in front of the Medina and there are plenty of cafés with terraces, both ideal for relaxing for a few hours. Blue doors and window frames abound as do the artists shops – buy a carpet or Thuya wood carving or sit on the beach sipping a mint tea as the sun sets, an antidote to the bustle of the Imperial cities. Dinner and overnight stay in a charming riad in the medina.
Day 04: Essaouira– Agadir
After breakfast time for a last minute shopping in Essaouira and transfer back to Agadir (around 3 hours). Dependingon your departure time, lunch and transfer to the airport. End of services.
- • A 4×4 vehicle or minibus with an English speaking driver /guide
- • Tickets to the monuments and guided tours of visited sites
- • Full Board accommodation in quality guesthouses and riads
- • Dinner with animation and live music in Marrakech
- • Soft drinks during the meals
- • Refreshments in the vehicle during the whole trip