Gastronomy in Morocco

Full of mystery, charm and romance, uncover the delights of this exciting North African city.

Introduction

Exotic spices, slow-cooked tagines and exquisite Moroccan salads, this gastronomy holiday based in and around Marrakech, Essaouira and the Atlas Mountains will ignite all your senses.
During this 6-night holiday you will learn the secrets of Moroccan cuisine and become fully immersed in the local culinary culture. Our crafted itinerary gives you the chance to learn how to make hearty Berber stews of the Atlas mountains, delicate fish dishes of the coastal town of Essaouira and the cosmopolitan cuisines of Marrakech.

What makes this trip special?

Giving you a truly under-the-skin look at this exotic North African country, you will enjoy personal guided excursions into labyrinthine souks, sample local spices and delicacies and visit some lesser known food markets and eateries.

As soon as you arrive, you'll be made to feel right at home by your guide and the riad’s friendly staff. Daily itineraries are packed with highlights including hands-on cooking classes in ancient riads, dinners served against the enchanting call to prayer and expert local knowledge shared with insight and humour.

Why learn to cook here?

During your hands-on cooking class the chef will be giving you step-by-step instructions about how the locals cook traditional Moroccan cuisine. Famous dishes such as Moroccan salad, tajine and mint tea are difficult to make, but with a local to show you how, you’ll be an expert in no time. You’ll learn all about the key ingredients and spices needed to make it as authentic as possible- the perfect skill to take home from your Marrakech travel experience.

Where you'll stay

Riad Dar Al Assad

Situated in Marrakech's Old Medina, Riad Dar Al Assad is a fine example of traditional Moroccan style. Here all the lovingly decorated rooms surround the riad's light and airy tranquil courtyard. For lazy afternoons and early evening drinks, Riad Dar Al Assad's stylish roof terrace serves as a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city below. On the edge of the ancient souk and the city's main square, Riad Al Assad is the perfect base for your holiday in Marrakech.

Riad Dar Al Assad

Situated in Marrakech's Old Medina, Riad Dar Al Assad is a fine example of traditional Moroccan style. Here all the lovingly decorated rooms surround the riad's light and airy tranquil courtyard. For lazy afternoons and early evening drinks, Riad Dar Al Assad's stylish roof terrace serves as a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city below. On the edge of the ancient souk and the city's main square, Riad Al Assad is the perfect base for your holiday in Marrakech.

Riad Dar Al Assad

Situated in Marrakech's Old Medina, Riad Dar Al Assad is a fine example of traditional Moroccan style. Here all the lovingly decorated rooms surround the riad's light and airy tranquil courtyard. For lazy afternoons and early evening drinks, Riad Dar Al Assad's stylish roof terrace serves as a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city below. On the edge of the ancient souk and the city's main square, Riad Al Assad is the perfect base for your holiday in Marrakech.

Riad Alkhansaa

Located in the old Medina, Riad Alkhansaa is a delightful Moroccan guest house. The riad is a celebration of Moroccan creativity with an exclusive gallery of artworks typical of the region. Rooms are decorated in a traditional style with private bathrooms, while a lovely roof terrace and lounge area provides you with a cooling sea breeze and the chance to relax in style.

Riad Alkhansaa

Located in the old Medina, Riad Alkhansaa is a delightful Moroccan guest house. The riad is a celebration of Moroccan creativity with an exclusive gallery of artworks typical of the region. Rooms are decorated in a traditional style with private bathrooms, while a lovely roof terrace and lounge area provides you with a cooling sea breeze and the chance to relax in style.

Riad Alkhansaa

Located in the old Medina, Riad Alkhansaa is a delightful Moroccan guest house. The riad is a celebration of Moroccan creativity with an exclusive gallery of artworks typical of the region. Rooms are decorated in a traditional style with private bathrooms, while a lovely roof terrace and lounge area provides you with a cooling sea breeze and the chance to relax in style.

Let's Go

Upcoming dates

19 – 24Oct 2018‘18£1999

Contact

020 8123 4559

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