Place Moulay Hassan
Place Moulay Hassan Essaouira is one of the most beautiful plazas in the city. Located between the port and the entrance to the Medina, it offers sea views from one of the many cafes and restaurants in the surrounding areas.
In the evening families and friends gather for walks and children can be seen playing and chasing the pigeons and cats. The place also hosts the largest outdoor gathering in Essaouira, the Gnaoua Festival, where internationally renowned artists gather every year.