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Ranked #1 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Off road/All Terrain Vehicle Trails
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Ranked #2 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: At the entrance of the old medina, in a former almond warehouse, l'Atelier Madada welcomes you under its stone arches. By... more » Owner description: At the entrance of the old medina, in a former almond warehouse, l'Atelier Madada welcomes you under its stone arches. By small groups (8 persons maximum) and supervised by a professional team (a cook and a trilingual presenter) our hosts discover the secrets of Moroccan gastronomy and are initiated into the delights of one of the best cuisine in the world. In a friendly and casual atmosphere, those half-day workshops teach each participant how to prepare a full traditional meal that one can then easily reproduce at home. « less
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Ranked #3 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
Owner description: Discover the Natural Environnement of Essaouira! You can discover the Argan Woods, the Thuya Forests, and the unimagined... more » Owner description: Discover the Natural Environnement of Essaouira! You can discover the Argan Woods, the Thuya Forests, and the unimagined world of the Dunes… take mint tea in a berber village, and learn the secrets of a unique and irreplaceable ecosystem at your own pace. Our rangers will give you a guided tour and share their knowledge of the region, on nature trails. « less
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Ranked #4 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
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Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
These ramparts provide a glimpse into how this old seaport village was fortified against invasion.
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Ranked #5 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Historic Sites; Neighborhoods

The Medina of Essaouira (formerly "Mogador") is a UNESCO World Heritage Listed city, as an example of a late-18th century fortified town, as transferred to North Africa. The... more »

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Ranked #6 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Landmarks
As one of Morocco’s main fishing centers, Essaouira’s port is a major attraction.
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Ranked #7 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #8 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Landmarks
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Ranked #9 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #10 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #11 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Other

House of cultural activity If you want to experience a place in Essaouira, where there is a great knowlegde of cultural subjects, you can visit Dar Souiri, located right inside... more »

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Ranked #12 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Cemeteries; Landmarks
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Ranked #13 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Health Clubs; Classes/Workshops
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Ranked #14 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Biking Trails
Owner description: Bike rentals and bike trips around Essaouira and everywhere in Morocco.Sustainable biking tourism. Multi-activity vacation... more » Owner description: Bike rentals and bike trips around Essaouira and everywhere in Morocco.Sustainable biking tourism. Multi-activity vacation (MTB, Kite, Hike, Stand Up Paddle...) « less
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Ranked #15 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Airport & ground transfers
Ranked #16 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Biking Trails
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Ranked #17 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Museums
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Ranked #18 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Museums
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Ranked #19 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Art Galleries
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Ranked #20 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
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Ranked #21 of 23 attractions in Essaouira
Category: Sports Complexes; Landmarks
Kite Surf school in front of the beach into Riad Zahra
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Owner description: We offer Food Tours lasting 2.5 hours around Essaouira's medina available on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays with optional... more » Owner description: We offer Food Tours lasting 2.5 hours around Essaouira's medina available on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays with optional afternoon countryside cooking classes. On Thursdays we offer a full day culinary tour which includes the medina food tour following by a trip to the region's Argan and cheese co-operatives in the countryside. « less
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