The Atlantic coast and Essaouira.
Season : all year
Steps : 1h to 6h walk.
Level : easy.
Transfer : minibus or 4*4.
Team : guide, cook, camels driver.
On ground :mountain trails sometimes steep.
In five days walking you will explore the sound of atlantic ocean and its fascinating beaches, and sandy coves only accessible on foot ... here also we across the argan forests, fishermen barefoot fishing with their mules or they are looking for shells...
Trip Highlights :
- Ancient Medina of Essaouira …
- Discovery of several valleys and the daily life of its inhabitants…
- A Berber welcoming team.
- Local mountain guide English speaking.
- 2 nights hotel / Riad in a double room B & B in Marrakech.
- 4 nights in tent igloo.
- 1 night in Riad in Essaouira.
- A small tent for the kitchen and a large one with carpet for meals.
Day 1: Transfer from the airport to your hotel in Marrakech.
Day 2: Marrakech ---- Merditssne.
Transfet to the Atlantic coast via Chechaoua, Sidi Moukhtar Smimou city, we will meet our camels team and short walk to reach camp. Overnight in tents.
4 hours driving.
1 hour walking.
Day 3: Mrdetssne ----- Tafedna.
We follow the ledge of a fishing village to village Tafdna, swimming possible, depending on weather conditions. Camp in the heart of the dunes in the circus Tafdna. Overnight in tents.
5 hours walking.
Day 4: Tafdna ----- Sidi Ahmed Sayeh.
Morning discover the small fishing port of Tafedna and walk through a mountain covered with Argan trees and some isolated villages , beautiful ocean view, we walk along the huge beach to join our camp at Sidi Ahmed Sayh, the rest of the afternoon for swimming. Camp not far from the small sand dunes. Overnight in tents.
Day 5: Sidi Ahmed Sayeh ----- Sid M’barek.
walking along the coast, from village to village and from ledge to ledge until Sidi M'barek shrine. rest and enjoying the afternoon. Camp not far from the small waterfalls. Overnight in tents.
5 hours walking.
Day 6: Sidi M’barek ----- Sidi Kaouki.
We follow a wide beach until Sidi Kaouki (surf school). Lunch and short transfer (1hr) to Essaouira, and visit the olde city Médina. Night in Riad.
3 hours walking.
1 hour driving.
Day 7: Essaouira ----- Marrakech.
Morning visit Essaouira Medina, a city that retains its medieval streets, and we leave for a full tour of famous monuments of this peaceful city. We visit the bustling harbor, Medina & exotic souks ... and then transfer back to Marrakech. Arrive at your riad end of the day, the rest of the time is free to explore exotic souks and the famous square Jamaa Fna and the old Medina of Marrakech.
3 hours drinving.
Day 8 : Marrakech. Transfer to the aeroport and flight.