The Foodie’s Journey 10 days

  • Private tour
  • Solo friendly
  • Family friendly
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Join us for a journey full of flavours as we explore the rich and diverse cuisine of Morocco. As you embark on this culinary adventure, you'll discover that the fragrant spices and ingredients used in Moroccan cuisine vary from region to region, making each dish unique and bursting with flavour. From the savoury tagines of Marrakech to the delicate pastries of Fez, you'll experience the best of Moroccan cuisine.

Day 1: Wings to Casablanca

Begin your exploration in Morocco with a warm welcome from our knowledgeable driver guide at Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport, then embark on a journey through the enchanting city of Rabat, where every corner unveils a rich tapestry of culture and flavour. Accompanied by a ceremonial tea ritual that sets the tone for an immersive experience, delve into Rabat's cultural treasures, from historic landmarks to vibrant markets. Indulge your senses with savoury local delicacies and navigate bustling souks brimming with spices, textiles, and handicrafts. As the day draws to a close, relish the culmination of your culinary adventure with a delightful dinner at a charming local restaurant. Get ready to continue your gastronomic odyssey, fueled by the tantalizing tastes and vibrant spirit of Rabat.

Day 2: The Golden Triangle

Wake up to a delightful breakfast, energizing you for a day of cultural exploration from the ancient ruins of Volubilis to the imperial grandeur of Meknes. Wander through the well-preserved remnants of Roman civilization in Volubilis, where history whispers through every stone. Then, venture into Meknes, the majestic second imperial city, where Moroccan cuisine awaits to tantalize your taste buds. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of bustling souks and marvel at the opulent palaces that adorn the cityscape. As the day unfolds, conclude your adventures with a feast fit for royalty at a local riad or restaurant, indulging in the sumptuous flavours of Moroccan cuisine against the backdrop of Meknes' enchanting ambience.

Day 3: A Taste of Fez

On a culinary journey like no other, you join a local chef for a morning cooking class, where the secrets of crafting Pastilla, a renowned Moroccan delicacy, are revealed. Delight in the art of Moroccan cuisine before venturing into the vibrant city of Fez, steeped in history and culture. With guided visits to iconic landmarks such as the Bou-Inania and Attarine Medersas, the illustrious Karaouiyine Islamic University, and the mesmerizing Nejjarine fountain, immerse yourself in the rich heritage of this ancient city. Navigate through bustling souks brimming with treasures and pause to admire the exquisite craftsmanship, where tradition and artistry intertwine seamlessly. Experience Fez in all its splendour, from its culinary delights to its architectural marvels, leaving you with memories to savour long after your journey ends.

Day 4: A Glimpse of Berber Life

Bid farewell to the captivating city of Fez after a hearty breakfast, as you embark on a scenic journey through the breathtaking Middle Atlas Mountains. Traverse winding roads lead to the charming town of Ifran, evoking a Swiss ambience with its architecture and landscapes. Immerse yourself in the warmth of Berber culture as you visit quaint mountain towns, where tradition thrives amidst stunning natural vistas. Indulge in the hospitality of a local family as you share a delicious lunch, savouring authentic flavours and heartfelt connections. Conclude your day's adventure at the tranquil shores of Bin Elouidane mountain lake, surrounded by serenity and beauty. Retreat for the night at Hotel Widiane, nestled amidst the mountains, offering comfort and rejuvenation for the adventures that lie ahead.

Day 5: Cooking with Love

Go on a picturesque drive along the tranquil shores of Bin Elouidane Lake to Ouaouizaght, where an immersive culinary experience awaits. Join a local family amidst the stunning outdoors for a traditional cooking workshop, learning the art of crafting authentic Moroccan dishes. As tantalizing aromas fill the air, indulge in a hearty lunch paired with a soothing tea ceremony, savouring each flavorful bite. Afterwards, immerse yourself in the scenic beauty of the lake with exhilarating activities like wakeboarding and kayaking, embracing the serenity of the surroundings. Return to the hotel as the sun sets over the Atlas Mountains, where a sumptuous Moroccan steamed lamb Mechoui dinner awaits, promising a night of culinary delights and cherished camaraderie under the starlit sky. Prepare to be enchanted by the flavours and warmth of Moroccan hospitality, creating memories to treasure for a lifetime.

Day 6: From Nature to the Red City

Set out on a journey from the tranquil beauty of Bin Elouidane to the majestic Ouzoud Waterfalls, where nature's splendour awaits. Savour a delicious lunch with a breathtaking view of the cascading waters, immersing yourself in the serene ambience of this natural wonder. Explore the enchanting falls and nearby villages, discovering the charm and vitality that define this picturesque locale. Travel safely to the vibrant city of Marrakech, where an evening of culinary indulgence awaits at Al Fassia restaurant in the bustling city centre. Prepare to be delighted by the flavours of Moroccan gourmet cuisine, capping off your day with a truly memorable dining experience amidst the lively atmosphere of Marrakech.

Day 7: Savoring Marrakech

Dive into the rich tapestry of Marrakech's UNESCO World Heritage Site, the bustling medina, where history and culture intertwine seamlessly. Discover architectural marvels such as the Palais de Bahia and the ornate Saadian Tombs, each telling a story of Marrakech's storied past. Lose yourself in the labyrinthine alleys of the medina, where vibrant souks beckon with their array of aromas and colours, offering treasures waiting to be discovered. Spend your afternoon immersed in the lively hustle and bustle of Djemaa el-Fna square, where traders and performers create an electric atmosphere. Indulge your senses in the culinary delights of Morocco, sampling delicious couscous and tagine dishes from the numerous food stalls, each offering a taste of the country's rich gastronomic heritage. In Marrakech, every corner holds a new adventure, promising an unforgettable experience for all who wander its streets.

Day 8: Cooking for a Cause

Immerse yourself in a culinary journey with a purpose at Amal Non-Profit NGO, where you'll not only learn to make traditional couscous in a serene garden setting but also support disadvantaged women through their training programs. As you knead and cook alongside these inspiring individuals, listen to their stories of resilience and empowerment. After the enriching cooking class, indulge in a delightful dinner at Nomad, a Moroccan-contemporary restaurant renowned for its innovative take on traditional cuisine. Savour the flavours of fresh, seasonal local products expertly combined with modern twists, creating a culinary experience that celebrates both heritage and innovation. This gastronomic adventure is not just about food; it's about making a difference and appreciating the beauty of Moroccan culture in every bite.

Day 9: The Agafay Experience

Begin your journey from Marrakech to the Agafay Desert via Tahnaout, exploring picturesque landscapes. Visit the Argan Oil Cooperative to learn about Argan nut products before hiking to Armed, the highest village in the Imlil Valley. Experience Berber hospitality with a welcoming family and enjoy a traditional Moroccan meal. Watch a stunning sunset in the Agafay Desert with welcome tea, concluding the day with dinner under the stars and a cosy campfire.

Day 10: Farewell Morocco!

As your journey in Morocco comes to a close, a private transfer is arranged for your departure from the airport. With some time before your flight, consider indulging in some last-minute souvenir shopping or further exploration of the city, taking in any sights or experiences you may have missed. As you bid farewell to this captivating destination, safe travels are wished, carrying with you the memories and experiences of your time in Morocco.

What's included

* Please check prices for full list of inclusions and exclusions


Inclusions

  • Private English-speaking driver throughout the trip
  • Guided tours & entrance fees to monuments
  • All Accommodations on a BB basis

Exclusions

  • International flights
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips

Details

Available in

English, French, Arabic


Available for

Children, Students, Infants, Adults, Seniors



Departure & Return

Start city: Casablanca , Casablanca-Sattat, Morocco

Pick up times available: 00:00

Pick up location: Mohammed V International Airport

Ends at: Marrakesh Menara Airport

Nearest airport: Mohammed V International Airport (CMN)



Eco Features:

  • Education & exploration
    Education & exploration
    The product is educational rather than entertainment focused - it respects and gives insight into local traditions and/or environment
  • Licensed tour guide
  • Local or indigenous tour guide(s)

Cancellation policy

0% cancellation fee - 30 days or more before the travel date
30% cancellation fee - between 15-29 days before the travel date
50% cancellation fee - between 11-14 days before the travel date
70% cancellation fee - between 3-10 days before the travel date
100% cancellation fee - between 0-2 days before the travel date

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from $2380 per person