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Essaouira is the region's prime attraction. It first attracted international attention when, Orson Welles chose it as location for his 1952 film of Othello. It lies beneath low Mediterranean-type hills, carved up into small stony fields dotted with olive trees and thorny argans. Designed by a European engineer, a captive of the Sultan Mohammed Ben Abdullah, Essaouira has wider, more regularly shaped streets than is usual in Moroccan medinas. As you leave the confines of Skala, you will follow Derb Laalouj street to the Museum Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdallah. Here musical instruments, local andalusian songs, Berber Imazighen documents, weapons, costumes, carpets, and more is displayed in the former residence pf the Pasha. Located in the north of the city is the "Mellah" . this Jewish Quarter is crossed by the traditional Rue Mohammed Zerktouni. It is bordered by a market that extends to Bab Doukkala. During your stay, you will also be able to enjoy beautiful beaches full of sun year-round !
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english speaking driver/guide

Private tour in A/C vehicle

Pick up /drop off from hotel

Lunch meal in guided tour

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Reviewed 3 May 2017
Wow what a place!!

We went as a group of 10 people for a one week holiday end of April 2017. Overall it was a fantastic holiday and really lovely villa, with the people looking after us there absolutely great. Below goes into a bit more detail about each...More

Thank Vickie B
Reviewed 13 March 2017
excellent trip with Hassan

We had a pleasure to visit a nice part of Morocco with Hassan. The trip was actually in 2015, but didn't have a chance to write the review earlier. He is an excellent driver, well organized, did everything to make our trip safe, enjoyable and...More

1  Thank montom
Reviewed 22 April 2016
4 Day Marrakech to Fez tour with Hassan!

Had a great trip with Marrakech Excursion Travel this week. We took a 4 day trip from Marrakech to Fez. Hassan was our driver. He was informative and friendly throughout our entire trip and made sure everything went smoothly. We visited many beautiful cities, two...More

1  Thank MeganFox518
Reviewed 8 February 2016
Amazing Experience

We booked an overnight tour and visited the beautiful Atlas mountains and the amazing Agafay desert. Our tour guides Omar (driver) and Hussein (hiking guide) were punctual, reliable, knowledgeable and had a very nice sense of humor. We enjoyed two delicious and authentic lunches prepared...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile
3 days trip

Awesome trip. Super friendly and helpful the drivers took us around and showed us everything we wanted. We went to the desert of merzouga and also visited the kasbah before. The drive through the atlas mountain was spectacular and our driver stopped us in the...More

Thank Donna G
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