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Riads and Tajines
Embark on an epicurean journey to Morocco to experience a culture and cuisine that is a blend of delectable Arabic, French and Spanish influences. Learn to cook the local cuisine in hands-on cooking classes. Explore the colourful souks in the medinas, experience the highlights of each area and stay in stunning traditional
Moroccan riads.
Holiday Length: 7 days
Departs: Daily
Start City: Marrakech
End City: Marrakech
Tour Type: Private Tour


Day 1   Marrakech

  Today you will be met at the airport and transferred to your luxury riad in the heart of Old Marrakech.
Day 2   Marrakech


Explore Marrakech with your private guide.  Discover the cultural and artistic aspects of Marrakech by visiting Ben Youssef Medersa and finally steep yourself in the magic of DjemaĆ¢ El Fna Square. (B)

Day 3   Marrakech

Today is devoted to discovering the delights of Moroccan cuisine first hand at La Maison Arabe cooking workshops. A dada (traditional Moroccan cook) leads you through the preparation of dishes culminating in sampling your creations. (B,L)

Day 4   Marrakech
    Today enjoy a free day to do what you want - wander around the medina and streets, relax at your hotel, or indulge in some more sightseeing. (B)
Day 5   Marrakech - Essaouira

Transfer to the charming fishing town of Essaouira, with its relaxed and artistic vibe, a mixture of Portuguese, French and Berber influences. Afternoon at leisure to explore the medina. Overnight at Villa Maroc Riad. (B)

Day 6   Essaouira
    Today take part in a cooking class to hone your newly learnt skills. Shop at the souk for spices then eat the meal you helped to prepare - a memorable experience. (B,L)
Day 7   Essaouira - Marrakech

Transfer to Marrakech for your onward flight. (B)




  • 4 nights accommodation at La Maison de Arabe in Marrakesh
  • 2 nights accommodation at the Villa Maroc in Essaouira
  • meals as per itinerary
  • 2 cooking classes and food tasting
  • Wine tasting
  • Full day sightseeing tour in Marrakesh
  • Transfer by private A/C transportation

  • The itinerary is flexible and arrangements can be made from Casablanca or Marrakesh depending on flights
  • Additional nights and extensions in Fez and other regions are available.


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