Short stay in Marrakesh

Marrakesh, located in the beautiful environment of the High Atlas. It is also called the “Pearl of the South” with the magic of 1001 nights. The royal city with its mysticism, surrounded by palm trees, orange trees and olive trees, offers visitors masterpieces of architecture, the enchanting splendor of the Orient, a labyrinth of alleys and souks, still traditional crafts. Not to mention the world famous Djemaa el Fna with its storytellers, jugglers and musicians. Welcome to Marrakech – The variety of Oriental life in all its originality!

Welcome to Marrakesh airport. Transfer to hotel for dinner and accommodation.

 

Visit the city of Marrakesh, the Palmeraie located in the mountains of the High Atlas, an oasis on the edge of the desert. In this city you will have a feeling of Africa and the Orient at the same time. At the entrance of the city, more than 100.000 palm trees rise and offer a splendid view. The lively souks, the Palmeraie and the red buildings give a desert stamp to Marrakech. You will visit the Koutoubia mosque, a “work of art” of Hispano-Moorish architecture, the gardens of the Menara, the Saadian tombs, the Bahia Palace, Bab Agnaou, the oldest gate of the Medina, the souks, the famous place Djemaa-el-Fna, where all day long, you can find traders, storytellers, jugglers, musicians and card players always on very long lines!
Dinner and accommodation at a selected hotel.

Leisure in Marrakech. Dinner and overnight at the selected hotel.

 

After breakfast, transfer to Marrakesh airport.

Other activities

The Ourika valley: You can visit Ourika, a beautiful valley in the High Atlas, with fi elds of corn, potatoes, barley and nuts. You can admire the traditional cuisine of Berber bread on a wood fire.

 

The Fantasia:

You will have the chance to enjoy an authentic Moroccan evening! Under the tents, you can taste Moroccan cuisine, cooked in the traditional way, with local wines. An unforgettable evening from the ‘1001 nights’, featuring folk groups, belly dancing and riding. A horse-drawn carriage ride: A tour by the famous “cars” of Marrakesh: Visit the Majorelle Garden, an oasis of various species of tropical plants. Limited editions of bank of coins are exhibited in the small Islamic Museum. Take a Dromedary trip or drive a quad Take a dromedary ride or drive a quad bike in the Marrakesh palm grove.

The Olympiad: (minimum of 30 people) The Sports Olympiad take place in the Marrakesh area in the Palmeraie, a palm plantation. Activities are: mountain biking, archery, beach volleyball, basketball, ping pong, handball, bowling, climbing, polo, and clay pigeons shooting. The groups are divided into several small teams. Each team receives T-shirts in diff erent colors and using two professional organizers for each activity. Finally, the winner of the team will be announced. Refreshments will be available during the Olympiad. Land Rover Visit - Excursion of a day in 4x4 off -road in the High Atlas: First you will pass the village of Asni-Ouirgane, then Tin-Mal, where you’ll see the ancient ruins of the Almohad era. There you will have the chance to see how the Berbers grew vegetables and fruits on the fi elds, with a well-organized system of irrigation. You will pass through Amizmiz and later on to the lake-dam Lalla Takerkoust. You’ll have your lunch in the open air. Entertainment by a folk group of the region, in tents. (Khaimas)