Our road to wellness begins in the quintessential Moroccan city of Marrakech. With the Djeema El Fna, medinas and souks as your backdrop who wouldn't want to start the day immersed in a yoga session with your very own personal yoga instructor for the next 12 days.
Immerse yourself in the tranquility and vastness of the Sahara desert and unwind with an authentic yoga class surrounded by the vibrant local traditions of this beautiful country, returning home rejuvenated and spiritually enriched by this journey.
Your ultimate wellness retreat commences this evening in Morocco's most exciting city Marrakech. After our welcome meeting we will get better acquainted over a delicious Moroccan feast.
What better way to start the day than with yoga on our very own terrace overlooking the roof tops of Marrakech. After breakfast we will take a leisurely stroll through the medina taking in such sights as Saadian Tombs, originally the final resting place of the descendants of the Prophet Mohammed and the Ali ben Youssef Medersa which marks the intellectual and religious heart of the medina. Some free time this afternoon to relax and enjoy the sights and sounds of our beautiful Moroccan riad. This evening another yoga class on our terrace.
Let's start the day with a yoga class before we head out to the Amizmiz Valley to meet a very special chef who will teach us how to cook some of the delicious cuisine that we willl be eating throughout our trip before we devour the fruits of our labour. Our last chance this evening to wander amidst the musicians, food stalls and snake charmers in the Djeema El Fna (main square).
This morning a visit to a luxurious hamman (bath) at one of Marrakech's premier spas before we say goodbye to Marrekech and hello to Agadir. Begin your practice tonight as the sunsets over the Atlantic Coast
A chance to soak up some sun before taking a leisurely stroll through the national park perhaps a chance to spot a flamingo or two along the way. The day finishing with a yoga session beach side before heading back to the hotel for dinner.
Our journey continues this morning as we say goodbye to Agadir and continue our journey to Ait Ben Haddou. On our way we will be visiting Taroudant, a city that locals describe as the "Grandmother of Marrakech" as it looks and feels like a smaller version of Marrakech with it's surrounding ramparts. If you didn't get your fix of carpets, jewelry and crafts previously now is the time as Taroudant is best known for it.
Our day begins with an early morning yoga session. After breakfast we will be taking a stroll through this giant fortified city with its empowering walls and beautiful backdrop; it is considered to be one of Morocco's greatest examples of earthen clay architecture. Lunch will be enjoyed in the cool shade of date palms in the Draa Valley and then continue through the valley into Zagora spending the rest of the afternoon taking a yoga class in the tranquil gardens of Azalai Lodge.
Today is a full action packed day as we set off in our 4X4s and head into the desert. Leaving our vehicles behind we opt for a more slower pace atop a camel heading towards our own oasis for lunch followed by a yoga session at one with the desert. Tonight dinner will be served under the stars listening to one of Morocco's renowned storytellers.
Wake up this morning and enjoy a sunrise yoga class in the dunes of Chigaga before we make our way to the classical caravanserai oasis of Adgz stopping off to visit Zagora and Tamegrout along the way. Afternoon spent with free time to explore Agdz.
This morning we say goodbye to Agdz and make our way to Imlil arriving at our authentic eco guest house just in time for our own private tea ceremony followed by a rooftop yoga class with the background of the Atlas Mountains. Overnight Imlil.
After breakfast we will make our way to the beautiful Ourika Valley where we visit a saffron farm followed by a visit to the traditional Berber village of Tafza. Tafza still retains its' heritage and culture and their museum in the restored Kaid's home is a visit you will not forget. Final nights dinner but first we will enjoy a zen yoga class and reflect on our journey through Morocco.
After our final breakfast together we depart Imlil for Marrakech.