The Moroccan Nature Trail is a circular trek in the Souirie countryside. You will start in the small little village called Diabat. From here the trail winds along the Atlantic coast, exploring the cliffs, the fishing villages and the true Berber way of life. This is a unique opportunity to discover the diverse landscapes that surround Essaouira. Here is where the trade winds blows tempering the muggy summer heat. For this reason, you can enjoy a mild climate all year round, making the Souirie coast a paradise for riders, surfers, windsurfers and other water sports enthusiasts.
The Moroccan Nature Trail will take you through variety of landscapes. For instance, sand dunes, deserted beaches, cliffs overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and fishing villages. Along the trail, you will have plenty of opportunities to trot and canter and you will also cross some rivers.
This riding itinerary is ideal to combined with one of our other Morocco offers. Ask us and we will be happy to tailor this to fit your wishes
After your arrival you will have a transfer to your accommodation. From Marrakech it will be a 2 to 3 hours transfer to Essaouira.
Check in at Riad Chabanate, in the heart of the Medina.Accommodation
After breakfast you will have a transfer to the ranch to meet your guide and the horses. After a short introduction you start riding along the Oued El Ksob, you will pass various shrub forests until you reach the small village called Ghazoua. During your ride, donkeys, goats and sheep will cross your path. In Ghazoua you will enjoy a Picnic lunch, while the horses get a break as well.
In the afternoon, you will cross above the village of Sidi Kaouki, then onto a little beach and from there to Rebali Riads, your stay for the next 3 nights.Accommodation
After breakfast, you will be back on your horse for a 2h trek along cliffs with breath-taking landscapes, towards the waterfalls of Sidi Mbarek. Here you will have a stop for a picnic lunch. After lunch, you will ride cross a series of beaches back to Sidi Kaouki. Enjoy a fast canter along the coastline and feel as free as a bird.
Upon return to Rebali Riads, you will have free time to explore Sidi Kaouki and get refreshed before you enjoy another traditional Moroccan dinner.
After breakfast, you will leave on horseback towards Essaouira.
Expect lots of long deserted beaches. You will be passing a small fishing village and continue your journey through the forest. You will have a break for a picnic lunch. After lunch you will follow a series of sand dunes and beaches, before you will be back at the ranch.
Expected arrival at stables about 3.30pm
Transfer back to Sidi Kaouki for your last night.
- Accommodation in a standard room, on a Bed & Breakfast Basis
- Rebali Riad includes traditional dinner as well
- 3 Full-days of riding
- Picnic lunch on your riding days
- Transfer from the ranch to Rebali Riads for your last overnight
- Return airport transfer from Marrakech
- All trips are ATOL protected or ABTA bonded to ensure you are fully covered