• Flight included
  • Accommodation included
  • Transfer included

Enchanting Marrakech and Essaouira

  • Round trip
  • 5 or 7 nights
  • Morocco
price from £ 339.00
  • per person
  • based on 2 persons

Enjoy the city buzz and ocean calm, in Marrakech & Essaouira inc riads/hotels, breakfast, guided walks, transfers and flights.

Oh, Marrakech ... Close your eyes and imagine the fragrances of the souk, the colours of the lively alleys of the Medina and the grandeur of the past around the impressive, historic palaces. You’ll start and end your journey in Marrakech, which, with its beautiful location at the foot of the Atlas mountains, is the perfect place for exploration. Then you’ll head towards the coast to the city of Essaouira, which is rightly known as the 'Pearl of the Atlantic'. Here, you can breathe in the calmness and fresh sea air, while admiring the old city walls and soaking up the sun on the beach. You’ll have the choice of staying in hotels or traditional riads, which is a typical Moroccan 'bed and breakfast', with plenty of charm and authenticity. Breakfast, transport and a guided city walk in both cities is included on your trip. Take a journey that awakens all your senses, and combines the colourful bustle of Marrakech and the tranquility of Essaouira. Are you ready to discover the wonders of Morocco?

Included
  • 5 or 7 nights at a hotel or riad in Marrakech and Essaouira, Morocco
  • Breakfast
  • Essaouira Guided City Walk (Day 3)
  • Marrakech Guided City Walk (Day 5 or 6)
  • Private transport from the airport and accommodation round trip
  • All other transport during the journey
  • Return flight from London Gatwick, London Heathrow, London Luton, Manchester, London Stansted to Marrakech
  • Please note that there may be an additional night(s) in transit due to flight schedules.

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Day 1: Marrakech

Welcome to Morocco! Upon arrival at Marrakech Airport, you will be met by your private driver, who will drive you into the city. Most riads in Marrakech are located in the labyrinthine streets of the Medina and are therefore not directly accessible by car. As a rule, you will be dropped off at... Read more

Riad Oriental Glory & Spa  or similar

Day 2-3: Essaouira

On day 2, after breakfast, it is time to set off for Essaouira. You will be picked up at your riad and drive down to the coast. After approx. 3 hours you’ll arrive at Essaouira and once you’ve checked in, you have the rest of the day at your disposal. Essaouira is often known as the 'Pearl... Read more

Chems Bleu  or similar

Day 4-5: Marrakech and departure on day 6

Before traveling back to Marrakech, on day 4, you can still enjoy a little more time in beautiful Essaouira. Savour your morning coffee in the sun and take a last dip in the sea before you’re picked up in the afternoon and driven back to the big city. Don’t forget to experience the lively Djem... Read more

Riad Oriental Glory & Spa  or similar

Day 1: Marrakech

Welcome to Morocco! Upon arrival at Marrakech Airport, you will be met by your private driver, who will drive you into the city. Most riads in Marrakech are located in the labyrinthine streets of the Medina and are therefore not directly accessible by car. As a rule, you will be dropped off at... Read more

Riad Oriental Glory & Spa  or similar

Day 2-4: Essaouira

On day 2, after breakfast, it is time to set off for Essaouira. You will be picked up at your riad and drive down to the coast. After approx. 3 hours you’ll arrive at Essaouira and once you’ve checked in, you have the rest of the day at your disposal. Essaouira is often known as the 'Pearl... Read more

Chems Bleu  or similar

Day 5-7: Marrakech and departure on day 8

Before traveling back to Marrakech, on day 5, you can still enjoy a little more time in beautiful Essaouira. Savour your morning coffee in the sun and take a last dip in the sea before you’re picked up in the afternoon and driven back to the big city. Don’t forget to experience the lively Djem... Read more

Riad Oriental Glory & Spa  or similar

Day 1: Marrakech

Welcome to Morocco! Upon arrival at Marrakech Airport, you will be met by your private driver, who will drive you to your first hotel, and you’ll already find yourself dazzled by the many different sights and sensations of the city! After checking in to your room, you can spend the rest of the... Read more

Mövenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi Marrakech  or similar

Day 2-4: Essaouira

On day 2, after breakfast, it is time to set off for Essaouira. You will be picked up at your hotel and drive down to the coast. After approx. 3 hours you’ll arrive at Essaouira and once you’ve checked in, you have the rest of the day at your disposal. Essaouira is often known as the 'Pear... Read more

Hotel Le Médina Essaouira Thalassa Sea & Spa - MGallery  or similar

Day 5-7: Marrakech and departure on day 8

Before traveling back to Marrakech, on day 5, you can still enjoy a little more time in beautiful Essaouira. Savour your morning coffee in the sun and take a last dip in the sea before you’re picked up in the afternoon and driven back to the big city. Don’t forget to experience the lively Djem... Read more

Mövenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi Marrakech  or similar

Day 1: Marrakech

Welcome to Morocco! Upon arrival at Marrakech Airport, you will be met by your private driver, who will drive you to your first hotel, and you’ll already find yourself dazzled by the many different sights and sensations of the city! After checking in to your room, you can spend the rest of the... Read more

Mövenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi Marrakech  or similar

Day 2-3: Essaouira

On day 2, after breakfast, it is time to set off for Essaouira. You will be picked up at your hotel and drive down to the coast. After approx. 3 hours you’ll arrive at Essaouira and once you’ve checked in, you have the rest of the day at your disposal. Essaouira is often known as the 'Pear... Read more

Hotel Le Médina Essaouira Thalassa Sea & Spa - MGallery  or similar

Day 4-5: Marrakech and departure on day 6

Before traveling back to Marrakech, on day 4, you can still enjoy a little more time in beautiful Essaouira. Savour your morning coffee in the sun and take a last dip in the sea before you’re picked up in the afternoon and driven back to the big city. Don’t forget to experience the lively Djem... Read more

Mövenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi Marrakech  or similar
Optional excursions

If you want to make your trip even more memorable, you can also purchase the following excursions. If you are travelling on the 5 night round trip, the excursions take place on day 5 before or after the included city walk. If you choose to travel for 7 nights, you can choose to take the excursions on day 6 or 7. The excursions can be booked and paid for during the booking process.
• Tour of Marrakech's souk and medina •
On this excursion, you’ll go with your English-speaking guide to the famous square and the city's main square, Djema al-Fna, from where you can explore the ancient medina. The lively medina is on UNESCO's World Heritage List, and it’s not difficult to see why. It’s hard not to be captivated by its charm, powerful scents and lively stalls. Discover the city's bazaar, packed with Oriental spices, golden lanterns, beautiful fabrics and more. There is no limit to what you’ll be able to see around the medina - everything from historic buildings to beautiful ceramic dishes and lively jugglers. The tour lasts approx. 3 hours and takes place at 10 am or 2 pm.

• Hot air balloon over Marrakech and camel riding •
Here, you’ll enjoy an experience that you’ll treasure for life! You start the tour with a light Berbere breakfast before rising into the sky in a hot air balloon and watching the sun rise over the Atlas Mountains and Marrakech's rooftops. After you land, you’ll ride a camel in Marrakech's palm groves, after which you will be driven back to the city with a four-wheel drive. The excursion will start at. 05.00 and lasts approx. 4 hours, of which approx. 40 minutes is spent in the hot air balloon ride. Transport and breakfast are included. Please note that the excursion may be shared with others and is not recommended for people with poor health as well as children under 3 years. If the weather is not appropriate, the flight will be postponed (or reimbursed).

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Excluded
  • Tourist tax: Approx. € 3 per person per night (payable at the accommodation)
  • Any tips for guides and drivers
Payment

If you book this deal before 42 days of your departure, you can choose to pay in parts. The deposit will be 50% of the deal’s price plus the booking fee and travel and/or cancellation insurance (when applicable). You will find the payment amounts and deadlines to pay every installment at the last step of the booking process.

Additional Information
Conditions

Your booking is a direct contract between you and Secret Escapes Ltd. for the provision of your package. Secret Escapes acts as a tour operator responsible, and is therefore liable for the proper execution of the agreement. The Secret Escapes Terms and Conditions (A) apply to this booking. The Secret Escapes Cancellation Terms and Conditions apply to this booking.

Secret Escapes Limited is a company registered in England & Wales under number 07026107, registered office 120 Holborn, London, EC1N 2TD, United Kingdom.© Secret Escapes 2020

Price changes

Please note that the flights included in this offer are subject to live availability and price, and can change during your booking process. When this is the case, we will always notify during the booking process.

Occupancy

Maximum 2 people per room

Single supplement

The single supplement is based on travel dates and duration of travel. You will see the final price in the booking process.

Children's discount

On the basis of two full-paying adults, a discount for children may be offered dependent on the chosen travel dates and length of stay. You will see the applicable discount in the final booking process. Please note: children up to 12 months old receive a discount on the plane ticket, but will not receive a seat or baggage allowance.

Infant bed

Unfortunately, cots are not available throughout this trip.

Pets

Pets are not permitted on this trip due to international plane travel.

Flight times

Please note that flights may be subject to change, delay or postponement by the provider and that flight times are provisional. Don't forget to check the actual flight times before departure on the website of the airline or the airport to avoid inconvenient surprises.

Travel documents

You will receive your travel documents 5 days prior to departure at the latest

Vaccination requirements

Check with your local GP

Currency

The national currency of Morocco is the Moroccan Dirham (MAD).

Travel Schedule:

The specified itinerary is subject to change in the event of unforeseen circumstances.

Quality Standards:

Please note that the quality standards of hotels, facilities, transportation and roads may differ from Europe.

Similar accommodation

In case the above mentioned hotels are unavailable, you'll stay in comparable hotels in the nearby surroundings. You'll receive the final accommodations with your travel documents, 5 days before departure at the latest.

Group Travel

This trip is an individual tour and you will not be traveling with a group. However, the included and optional excursions take place in a group. Transport between Marrakech and Essaouira is also shared with other travellers. If you want private transport, you can order this in the booking process.

Moroccan culture and time keeping

Be aware that in Morocco, people will often be a little more relaxed about handling pick-up times and meeting places than you might be used to. However, while they may be later than expected, your driver will make sure you are picked up and transported safely to your destinations.

Transport between the airport and accommodation

At Marrakech airport, your driver will be waiting for you with a sign with our logo and / or your name (s). You will receive more information about the transfer together with your travel documents

Riad accommodation

A riad is a traditional Moroccan home where the inner garden is the central element. Every riad has a beautifully unique look and feel, and most traditional riads are family owned, providing an intimate, boutique experience for guests.

Your riad may not be directly accessible by car. When staying in these riads, the hotel staff will meet you at your car and accompany you on the short walk to your accommodation.