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Moroccan Cooking Class Tour

9 Days / 8 Nights
Private Tour
Everyday
from / per person
$1475
Experience an amazing cooking vacation in Morocco. You'll try to cook many Moroccan food with all Moroccan tools and equipment. Spend unforgettable private 9 days including the most popular cities of Morocco with our Moroccan classes.
Included:
  • Meet and greet service by an English-speaking driver at airport  
  • All transfers in a private, air-conditioned vehicle 
  • Accommodation for 1 night in Casablanca based including breakfast  
  • Accommodation for 2 nights in Essaouira based including breakfast 
  • Accommodation for 3 nights in Anrar including breakfast 
  • Accommodation for 2 nights in Marrakesh including breakfast
  • Meals as per the itinerary 
  • Transportation in an A/C minivan with an English Speaking Driver throughout the whole tour 
  • Excursions as per the itinerary
  • Monuments’ fees 
  • Cooking classes as per the itinerary 
  • Tea with local Berber family 
  • Horse drawn carriage tour  
  • Setti Fatma 3-Hour Hiking 
  • Donkey Ride to visit the local market in Anrar village
  • All Service charges & Taxes
Excluded:
  • International airfare  
  • Entry visa to Morocco 
  • Meals and drinks during tours  
  • Personal spending 
  • All non mentioned services in the itinerary 
  • Tipping
Itinerary:
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Day 1: Arrival Casablanca

Welcome to our Morocco cooking class tour!. Prepare yourself for one of the most fascinating, colorful and culture-rich countries on the planet. Also prepare for some of the world’s best food. We will pick you up at Casablanca’s Mohammed V International Airport and depart to our comfortable 4 star hotel conveniently located in the center of Casablanca. If your flight arrives before dinner, you’ll get your optional first taste of delicious Moroccan cuisine at one of Casablanca’s popular restaurants. Overnight in Casablanca.

Day 2: Casablanca - Essaouira

Casablanca is the most cosmopolitan of all Moroccan cities, a vibrant economic hub with the largest port in the Maghreb. After breakfast at your hotel we’ll set off to visit the highlight of this modern city: the majestic Hassan II Mosque (exterior visit only), the third largest religious monument in the world. After that we’ll head out of town, embarking on a scenic 5-6 hour drive through the countryside to Essaouira. We’ll stop for lunch along the way and arrive in Essaouira in the early evening. Overnight in Essaouira.
Meals: Breakfast

Day 3: Essaouira

You’ll wake up in the charming fishing town of Essaouira, with its relaxed and artistic vibe. Today we’ll explore the town’s impressive medina, whose massive ancient fortifications are a mixture of Portuguese, French and Berber architecture overlooking the emerald sea. Next we’ll enjoy a spectacular seaside lunch, where freshly caught fish is grilled to perfection your eyes. Top it off with famous Moroccan mint tea and delectable French pastries at one of Essaouira’s many cafes. In the late afternoon you’ll experience your first cooking class, where you’ll prepare a fresh Moroccan chopped salad and fish Tajine using the fresh catch of the day. And then you’ll enjoy the scrumptious meal you just created!
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4: Essaouira - Anrar Village

This morning you can awake at your leisure and spend the morning strolling through Essaouira’s serene squares, browsing artisan workshops and perusing art galleries. Or, perhaps you’d like to experience a camel ride on the beach. After lunch, we will take a three and half hour driving to the Berber village of Anrar, in the High Atlas Mountains, stopping along the way to tour an Argan oil cooperative. The charming and incredibly hospitable Riad Kasbah Omar will be our home for the next three days.
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 5: Anrar Village

After a delicious Berber breakfast, we will head to the souk lathnine the traditional Monday market where Berber villagers from throughout the valley come to trade. We will walk with a donkey on a trail for about 45 – 60 minutes through the olive and fruit groves, along the Ourika river, stopping for a quick visit to the local school to pass out school supplies. At the souk you will select organic vegetables, meat and chicken-everything you need for our cooking classes at the kasbah. We’ll head back to the kasbah and enjoy a delicious Berber barbeque lunch. In the late afternoon we’ll have our next cooking workshop, where we cook and eat berber salads, pastilla, flaky pastry, savory meat and sweet spices.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6: Anrar Village - Setti Fatima

This morning we’ll have a brief cooking class to make our delicious breakfast of Berber crepes. After breakfast, we’ll see Berber village life amidst the stunning backdrop of the High Atlas, as we walk through the village of Anrar,a stop for take a cup of tea with a local Berber family. Afterwards, you might like a relaxing afternoon and lunch at the kasbah. Or, you may choose to head to the village of Setti Fatma where you can either do a 3 hour moderate to strenuous hike up to a waterfall. Also we’ll drive back to the kasbah for a late afternoon cooking class, where we’ll learn to prepare Moroccan soup and traditional couscous.
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 7: Anrar Village - Marrakech

Today we will take a short drive to exotic and mystical Marrakech, an enchanting palm oasis set against the snow-capped peaks of the High Atlas mountains. We’ll visit the Bahia Palace with its expansive harem quarters. Next we’ll enter the ancient royal Saadian Tombs, and then explore the vibrant and historic Jewish Mellah (quarter) and the majestic Koutoubia Mosque. As we explore the medina, we’ll stop at Ben Youssef Medersa, a historic Koran school, and wind our way through the serpentine labyrinth of the ancient bustling souk, where we’ll see Moroccan craftsmanship at its finest. In the late afternoon, you’ll have the opportunity to shop as we visit local artisan co-ops and learn about traditional Moroccan crafts. For those not interested in shopping, you may choose to explore Djemaa el-Fna square on your own, perhaps enjoy a cup of tea at a roof top cafe (optional) or relax by the pool at the Riad. Djemaa el Fna is place where you will find mystical snake charmers, hustlers and mischievous monkeys are part of the nightly drama that unfolds, as Berber acrobats, fortune tellers and musicians. Overnight in your hotel.
Meals: Breakfast

Day 8: Marrakech

Today we’ll take a tour around the ancient city wall and palm grove, including a visit to the Yves St. Laurent gardens. We’ll also head to a spice shop for some information on the various spices that we have been using and may want to take home with us. After lunch, enjoy a relaxed afternoon to explore the imperial city of Marrakech at your leisure, perhaps as you people watch at Djemaa el-Fna and pick up some local souvenirs. Or you may like to experience a traditional Moroccan Hammam, or hot bath. In the late afternoon, we will have our final cooking class. Our farewell dinner tonight is at Riad la Maison Arabe, where we enjoy our own delicious Moroccan creations of beef with prunes and almonds, and lemon chicken. Overnight in your hotel.
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 9: Departure

Our Moroccan cooking tour ends today as you transfer to the airport for your return home according to your flight.
Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation Plan (A):
  • Idou Anfa Hotel Casablanca
  • Plais des remparts Essaouira
  • Riad Kasbah Omar Anrar
  • Delarosa suites & spa
 Price Per Person
Double $ 1475
Single Supplement $ 585
Accommodation Plan (B):
  • Kenzi Tower Hotel Casablanca
  • Atlas Essaouira Hotel
  • Riad Kasbah Omar Anrar
  • Savoy Le Grand Hotel Marrakech
 Price Per Person
Double $ 1699
Single Supplement $ 585
  • Prices:
    Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip and valid till September 30.2016, except during Christmas and New Year holidays in Morocco.

  • Children Policy:
    00 - 01.99 Free of Charge
    02 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
    12+ pay full tour price as per adult person

  • Payment Policy:
    Reservations should be made as early as possible to book your desired Morocco tour, spaces will be secured upon receive a deposit of 25 %, and during the Christmas and New Year holidays and tour packages the required deposit is 50%. This deposit forms part of your final payment. Deposits can only be made by credit cards, wire transfer and or Western Union

  • Morocco Entry Visa:
    You need to have a valid passport at least 6 months beyond your scheduled return date to enter Morocco and you can obtain a visa from Morocco Consulate before departure. Also, entry visa is available upon arrival Morocco airports against USD 27 per passport for specific nationalities and need to check before. Some nationalities don’t need a visa to visit Morocco for the purpose of tourism for up to 3 months such as United States of America, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, Denmark, Netherlands, New Zealand, Switzerland. For more info and details on entry visa to Morocco please check with the Moroccan consulate or embassy at your country.

  • Tipping:
    It is a customary attitude for expressing ones satisfaction of good services rendered to him by staff on duty with him. We advise if you are willing to offer it, this would be great and if not, you are not obliged to do it
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