Let us take you on a journey filled with rich cultural connections and experiences. Our adventure introduces you to the natural beauty of Morocco and brings you closer to communities and local families.
Throughout the journey, we will discover untouched desertic and mountainous areas, share meals and ancestral rituals with local communities, and meet local artisans and their unique crafts.
As a part of our cultural tour, you will have a unique opportunity to fully engage in daily activities such as cooking traditional meals, weaving carpets, and the ancient silversmith’s art. Through active participation, both local communities and our travellers will gain a better understanding of their cultural differences, lifestyle, traditional knowledge, and beliefs.
Our journey will bring you closer to indigenous Amazigh communities, nomadic tribes, and their lives deep within the mountains. It will give you a unique opportunity to fully contribute to the local community’s lives.
Join us for an authentic exploration of the mesmerizing landscape and precious cultures of Morocco.
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“One of the most gratifying things about travelling is the opportunity to meet people – to learn about their lives, traditions and interests and in turn share with them who you are, where you’re from and what you do”
∴ Our 4 day adventure begins in Marrakech to discover its ancient charm while strolling through the old, world famous souks of the Medina, meeting local merchants and their unique arts & crafts.
∴ Our journey starts from a scenic drive through The High Atlas Mountains, reaching Tizi n’ Tichka pass, the highest point accessible by car.
∴ The first part of our exploration will take us through traditional Berber villages tucked in the mountains, through lush valleys filled with rose fields, and ancient historic kasbahs listed on UNESCO World Heritage Site. We will explore rural spots, stop at local villages, meet local artisans, and explore their unique arts & crafts.
∴ Driving deep towards southeast Morocco the landscape changes dramatically. From the high mountains to rocky deserts and majestic canyons filled with lush oases stretching along the horizon.
∴ Our adventure will take us to various local spots hidden between canyons and stony deserts. For a truly authentic experience and connection, we will be sharing accommodation with a local Berber family in a traditional house built at the feet of the mountain.
∴ As a part of our cultural tour, you will have a unique opportunity to fully engage in daily activities such as cooking traditional meals, weaving carpets, and discovering the ancient silversmith’s art. We will be sharing traditional homemade meals with local residents, sipping mint tea under the starry skies and share our stories.
∴ Our journey will take us to local women cooperatives, local organisations, schools, and markets, for a real exploration of the culture and residents.
∴ We will hike the Anti Atlas Mountains and share traditional meals with indigenous nomadic tribes living deep within the mountains.
∴ From earth clay built accommodation to traditional nomadic tents deep in the mountains, our adventure will bring us closer to the very essence of Morocco, its culture, and hospitality.
∴ The unique journey will let us explore Morocco like locals, live through their ancient traditions, and truly connect with local residents, artisans, and craftsmen.
∴ Take the road less travelled by with us. Let us introduce you to authentic Morocco and its rich heritage. Meet storytellers and nomads, connect with local communities and the unknown lands, share stories and experiences while journeying through the most majestic untouched landscape.
• Local Official Guide throughout the trip
• 3 x Traditional Breakfast
• 4 x Lunch
• 4 x Locally made Dinner
• 3 x Accommodation / Traditional Berber house
• Entries & Admissions
• Pottery Workshop
• Carpet Weaving with a local family
• Women Cooperative Silver Jewellery Visit
• Traditional Henna art ritual
• Traditional activities
• Personal Expenses
• Staff Gratitude
• Activities outside the scheduled itinerary
• Travel Insurance
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