- Cooking class: Monriad organises a journey trought the true moroccan taste. Book it for 30 euros per person.
The price includes: a visit of the local market and the spieces shops where you can buy your ingredients, then you will spend some time with our cook Aicha learning secrets of traditional moroccan dishes such as Cous Cous, Tajines and many others.
Finally you will taste what you have prepared!
Don't miss this unforgettable experience!
Things to do in Marrakech
- Guided tours: Based in 1062, Marrakesh, the second imperial city will fascinate you with its historic memorials.
During this visit we illustrate its history to understand the beauty of the red earth of the South.
The visit includes the following sites: The minaret of the KOUTOUBIA and its gardens (possible visit only externally) The SAADIENS GRAVES The BAHIA palace situated in the centre of an Andalusian splendid garden.
The MADRASA The Ben Youssef Madrasa was an Islamic college. It now is the largest Medrasa in all of Morocco.
Visit of the Souks (traditional markets) Squeezed in the heart of Marrakesh where everything is hidden and nevertheless everything can be spotted. In its narrow streets, all the craftsmen can be seen, jewellers, dry cleaners and cabinet makers. Scents of various spices, colours and noises; in souks we buy, we exchange, we make.
Starting from 50.00 Eur for 2 persons
- Essaouira excursion
It is the most fascinating town of the ATLANTIC OCEAN endowed with walls which divide the old city into several districts. Essaouira is surprising fascinating by its rectilinear streets, conceived by a French engineer.
The place is famous for its original wooden handcrafts of the argan tree which is the principal tree of this region.
Departure at 7:00 a.m. in the direction Essauira. Stop at the cooperative of Argan (optional), arrive after 2h30 of travel.
Visit the lovely town (possibility of a guide for an additional charge). Free time. Return to Marrakech in the late afternoon.
- Waterfall ouzoud excursion
Departure at 7.00 a.m. in the direction of the waterfalls of OUZOUD. 3 hours of trip This magnificent waterfall of more than 100 meters high, is one of the natural attractions and most remarkable chain of the ATLAS mountains. This path offers a fantastic panorama of the falls. We walk closer to the heart of the depression or the torrent rushes in a deafening noise. Another path allows to go back up until the height of the fall, where from the sight on the abyss is impressive. The tourist will have the surprise to see wild monkeys.
- Ourika valley excursion
Ourika is a luxurious valley close to the walls of the High Atlas where small typical villages can be spotted. A visit to the Berber market in this village famous for its pottery. You will discover the fresh banks of the OURIKA river. Departure at 9.00 am, the journey takes 40 minutes.
Imlil is a small village located in the Moroccan High Atlas at an altitude of 1740 meters. Imlil is located about 64 kilometers south of the city of Marrakech. This is the starting point of all treks to Mount Toubkal, the highest peak of Morocco (4160 m)
At the desert step
Day 1 - Marrakech/Ouarzazate/Zagora/desert (night in bivaque) Dinner and show under the stars included. Option to rent a quad in the area (not included) Day 2 – Desert/Marrakech After having admired the sunrise form the dunes, we walk with the dromedary all the way back to our private bus to set off towards Quarzazate. Here we will visit the magnificent Ait Ben Haddou Kasbah, all made in mud in the XII century and still used today as the setting of various movie productions. Return to Marrakech towards the evening.
Discovering the desert
Merzouga Desert 1 day Marrakech- Ouarzazate- Todgha Gorge (Night in the kasbah) 2 day Todgha Gorge- Merzouga (Night in bivouac) 3 day From Merzouga return to Marrakech in the late afternoon through the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou UNESCO heritage B- Merzouga Desert back to Fez 1 day Marrakech- Ouarzazate- Todgha Gorge (Night in the kasbah) 2 day Todgha Gorge- Merzouga (Night in bivouac) 3 day From Merzouga proceed towards Fez C- M Hamid Desert 1 day Marrakech- Zagora- M Hamid Desert (Night in bivouac) 2 day Desert- Ouarzazate- (Night in the kasbah) 3 day Return to Marrakech in the late afternoon through theRose Valley and the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou UNESCO heritage
For your wellbeing, MonRiad offers the opportunity of beauty treatments and massages with the notorious argan oil. We can book for you in a typical hammam/spa according to your budget