Discover Essaouira and the area

Located between beaches, sand hills, woods and the ocean, the Domain of Arganeraie invites you to discover the city of Essaouira and the area.
The huge wave washed beaches of Essaouira will delight the surfers looking for thrills and excitement. Strolls along the beach are pleasant by foot, on horse or on camel back for the happiness of youngs and big.
A few miles away from there, the village Sidi Kaouki is well known as a spot of water sports. This fisher village has a quiet and relaxing atmosphere. Cafés and restaurants are there for you to enjoy a relaxing afternoon rocked by the sound of the ocean waves.
6km South from Essaouira, the Berber village of Diabat made famous by Jimmi Hendrix's visit in the 70s, offers a gorgeous overview of Essaouira. Not far from this peaceful village, you will find the ruins of Dar Soltane, an old palace which fell into ruin. Finally, discover the Cap Sim a few kilometers souther with its wild beaches and caves surrounded by dunes.
Essaouira’s region also has huge argan forests ; symbolic tree of the Southwest of Morroco. With a significant presence in the region of Essaouira, the argan oil is extracted from almond traditionally and by feminine cooperatives mostly. The argan oil is then used to cook or in cosmetics.