Le Souk, Essaouira

4.3
Browse fresh, local produce, spices, meats, and handicrafts at Le Souk, a popular and colorful downtown street market. The heart of Essaouira, this bustling souk converges a number of diverse markets with everything from argan oil, fruits, herbs, honey, and grains, to livestock and animal products. Meanwhile, nearby shops sell clothing and jewelry. Locals and tourists come here to buy, socialize, or simply people-watch. Get a pot of tea and sit on a carpet under a tent, or grab a snack from a street vendor. A flea market takes here place on Sundays. Put Le Souk into our Essaouira trip maker tool to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Essaouira.
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  • Here everything is quieter than, for example, in Marrakech. The sellers are not intrusive. There are also some works of art on offer. It makes fun to walk around here. The food market is also very interesting and relatively clean.
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  • Who knows how difficult it is to buy presents to take home. Here they gave a lovely Souk with beautiful stalls and really decent prices. We walked around and really enjoyed ourselves  more »
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