Marrakech to Essaouira
One Day Trip from Marrakech to Essaouira :
Essaouira or Mogador is the best destination for one day trip from Marrakech; Jimi Hendrix visited once, and he should have stayed in this very pretty, laid-back artist colony.
At only 176 km from Marrakech. Situated on the Atlantic coast, Essaouira has a steady year round temperature in the C20””s. Its”” golden beach is popular for windsurfers; Famous for its”” fresh grilled seafood, thuja wood carvers and silver crafters work.
The name Marrakech originates from the Amazigh (Berber) words mur (n) akush, which means “Land of God.” It is the third largest city in Morocco, after Casablanca and Rabat, and lies near the foothills of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains. It is a few hours from the foot of the Sahara Desert. Its location and contrasting landscape has made it an enviable destination in Morocco.
The city is divided into two distinct parts: the Medina, the historical city, and the new European modern district called Gueliz or Ville Nouvelle. The Medina is full of intertwining narrow passageways and local shops full of character. In contrast, Gueliz plays host to modern restaurants, fast food chains and big brand stores.