March 8 - 19th, 2020
Full immersion into Moroccan
Cuisine & Culture
Our 12 day tour of Morocco includes:
Stay at the Stunning Palais Amani
Sunset camel ride to luxury tents and dinner under the stars
private tagine cooking classes and a spice workshop with a master blender
Travel to Casablanca Airport. Saalam uwaleekum! This greeting means ‘peace be upon you’ and is usual delivered enthusiastically! The response is wa’aleekum salaam which means ‘and also on you’. Look at you fitting in already!
Drive to Rabat from the airport and tour Rabat’s historical sites with tea at the famous Cafe Maure. Welcome dinner that evening at Dinerjat!
Breakfast followed by a drive to Fes. En route we’ll tour the extensive Roman ruins at Volobulis, visit the Fes monuments and do a tasting tour in Medina. Dinner at the stunning Palais Amani.
We’ll do a Tagine cooking class and tour the Market for lunch. The afternoon will include some free time so you can explore Fes!
We’ll set out for a scenic drive to the desert and have lunch in Berber village followed by a late arrival into Sahara. And then we’ll take sunset camel rides to our luxury camp! Our evening will include dinner, a starlight campfire, and entertainment by local musicians before we sleep in our luxury tents!
Breakfast in the dunes and then we’ll drive to the beautiful Dades Gorges. We’ll then travel to Dades Valley and have tea with the head Chef! Our gourmet dinner will be at Chez Pierre.
We’ll visit the historic kasbah Ait be Haddou and then drive to Marrakech! Our first dinner in Marrakech will be at Riad.
We’ll spend the day visiting Marrakech historic sites and attend a spice making workshop. Lunch will be in the Medina and followed by visiting the Souks and some free time for you to explore on your own. Our private tagine cooking class includes dinner and will take place in the gardens of La Maison Arabe.
Our day will be filled with a visit to Majorelle Gardens and Yves Saint Laurent , YSL Museum. You’ll have some free time for Royal Hammam Spa appointments with dinner at Comptoir Darna.
An optional hot air balloon ride! We’ll also visit the Argan Oil Cooperative and for olive oil tasting and shopping. Our gourmet lunch will feature wine tasting at a vineyard and you’ll get to have dinner on your own with evening leisure time.
After breakfast we’ll visit the Sqala, the Medina, and the harbor in Essaouira. Lunch will be on your own followed by a free afternoon. Our dinner will be a cooking class focused on Moroccan fish and pastries.
We’ll stop for lunch in Oualidia on our drive to Casablanca where we’ll also visit the Hassan II Mosque before our farewell dinner at Rick’s Cafe!
Departures from Casablanca Airport. Choukran (thank you) and B slema (goodbye) Morocco!
Your adventure awaits!
Come Experience a Food & Cultural Tour of Morocco
$5,240 Double Occupancy l $865 Single Supplement
Includes all lodging, tastings, classes, tours, transportation and many of the meals. Does not include airfare but we will help you coordinate.