3 Hours Before Flight Time
We arrange a driver for the entire trip with enough language skills to communicate with the client. Our drivers are able to provide basic and general information about Morocco on the guest’s request. They will be in charge of driving them from site to site and city to city.
PURE MOROCCO arrange for private English-Speaking local guides on some sites, according to the itinerary, of course, we are also able to arrange a private tour guide in additional spots if required and/or throughout the entire Morocco trip with supplement.
Pick up from your Hotel/Riad in Marrakech and drive via the high way to the former
Portuguese possession of Mogador (Essaouira in Arabic). Upon arrival tours of this
city. Mogador has been occupied since prehistoric times. The bay at Essaouira is
partially sheltered by the island of Mogador, making it a peaceful harbor protected
against strong marine winds. This fishermen town has long been considered as one
of the best anchorages of the Moroccan coast. The Carthaginian navigator Hanno
visited in the 5th century BC and established the trading post of Arambys. Optionnal
lunch in a local restaurant
Overnight at your hotel.
Breakfast at your hotel and departure for Mazagan via the coastal Road, on the way
we will have a short stop at Safi to visit this another heritage Portuguese city, where
will visit “Ksar El Bahr”, a 16th-century fortress built by Portuguese colonizers, is on
the waterfront. In the old town, food and craft stalls line the Rue du Souq. Nearby, the
National Museum of Ceramics is in another Portuguese-built fort. The centerpiece of
the collection is decorated local pottery, created in workshops in the hillside Colline
des Potiers quarter.
We will continue afterward to El Jadida. Upon arrival, you will have free time for lunch
, before to start the guided visit of Mazagan known also as Mazagão in Portuguese, it
has massive Portuguese walls of hewn stone and is classed by UNESCO as World
Heritage site, on the basis of its status as an outstanding example of the interchange
of influences between European and Moroccan cultures and as an early example of
the realization of the Renaissance ideals integrated with Portuguese construction
technology. According to UNESCO. The most important buildings from the
Portuguese period are the cistern, and the Manueline Church of the Assumption.
Optional lunch in a local restaurant.
Overnight at your hotel.
Breakfast at your hotel.
Transfer to the airport of Casablanca according to your flight schedule, or to your
HOTELS TO BE USED or similar
|City||Hotels 5*||Hotels 4*|
|Essaouira||Sofitel Mogador Essaouira||Le Medina M Gallery by Sofitel|
|El Jadida||Mazagan Beach Resort||Le Pullman El Jadida|