Horseback Riding on the Beach in Essaouira, Essaouira


Embrace the tranquility of Essaouira with a serene horseback riding excursion on the beach. After meeting with your guide, you'll learn a few basic techniques and get acquainted with your animal. Then, as you trot along Essaouira's long stretch of sand, enjoy the ocean breeze and smell of the sea.

Your guide will lead you along the beach to quieter areas. You can cover more ground on a horse, so you'll leave the buzzy tourist area behind and welcome a more natural scene. Feel free to gallop on the sand or walk along the surf. The horses are happy to have the coolness of the water on their legs! If you opt for an afternoon excursion, enjoy watching the sun melt into the ocean as you return to the city. 

This activity helps you discover the natural beauty of Morocco and experience a complete change of scenery. The beaches of Essaouira are ideal for horseback riding. Together with your guide, you'll enjoy a scenic and memorable adventure.

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