This 14-day Morocco Wellness Journey has been curated for travelers looking to press the reset button while discovering Morocco’s sought-after destinations: Fes, Casablanca, the Sahara Desert, Skoura, the Atlas Mountains, Marrakech and Oualidia. Immerse yourself in Morocco’s cultural and active experiences while staying in some of the country’s most exclusive hotels and leave feeling rebooted. Enjoy guided yoga and Pilates practices, connect with nature on an overnight sleepout in the Sahara desert and a guided trek through the Atlas Mountains, unwind with countless traditional Hamman spa experiences and learn how to prepare healthy Moroccan dishes that you can integrate into your diet once you return home.
Your Morocco Wellness Journey starts on arrival at Casablanca Airport where a Ker & Downey® Africa representative will be waiting to transfer you to the imperial city of Fes. Located in the ancient medina, you will check-in to your Deluxe Room at the luxurious Riad Fes. Travel back to a time of noble splendor and unwind with a traditional Hamman experience and massage at the hotel spa. Discover the city on an expertly guided tour, scour the souks for local ingredients and cook up culinary delights at Palais Amani. Dining at Dar Rouama Restaurant is highly recommended, where head chef Younes Idrissi’s serves dishes using local produce to reflect the seasons of the Fes medina.
After a healthy breakfast, your dedicated driver will transfer you to the cosmopolitan city of Casablanca. With balconies overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Four Seasons Casablanca offers a resort-inspired escape from the bustle of the city. Check in to your Premier Room and unwind with a variety of elite treatments at Le Spa. In the afternoon, you will have time to discover the iconic Art Deco district and the medinas of the Habbous traditional district on a guided city tour. In the evening, relive your favorite scenes from the iconic Casablanca film at Rick’s Café.
Your driver will meet you to transfer you to Casablanca Airport for your scheduled flight to Errachidia. From here, your driver will be waiting to transfer you into the Sahara Desert via 4×4. A desert escape, Sahara Luxury Camp, is hidden among the dunes and promises to have you disconnected in no time. In the afternoon, enjoy the tranquility of the desert by camelback or take time to meditate before a unique dining experience under the African sky.
After your desert breakfast, prepare for your onward journey to the oasis of Skoura. Check in to L’Ma Lodge and reconnect with nature surrounded by lush gardens, palm groves and fruit orchards. In the afternoon, join your expert guide to learn about the local traditions of the Berber people and discover the traditional architecture of the region.
After a seamless check-out, your driver will meet you to transfer you to the Atlas Mountains. En route, you will have time to explore the Ouarzazate Cinematographic studios, home to scenes from Game of Thrones and the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Ksar Aït ben Haddou. Your journey through the Atlas Mountains will continue via the scenic Tizi ‘n’ Tchika Pass to Sir Richard Branson’s Kasbah Tamadot. Located at the foot of the Atlas Mountains, enjoy the fresh air while wandering through the gardens, the natural surroundings with morning yoga sessions, one-on-one tennis lessons, exclusive spa treatments and a guided trek to the remote villages of the High Atlas Mountains.
After a healthy breakfast at Kasbah Tamadot, your driver will meet you and accompany you to the vibrant city of Marrakech. Check in to Villa Des Orangers, an oasis in the heart of the medina, before meeting your intrepid guide on a culinary tour of Djemaa el Fna square. Savor local flavors from the food stalls and take in the captivating acts of the various artists from mesmerizing snake charmers to daring acrobats. Unwind with yoga and Pilates classes, as well as luxurious spa treatments at La Mamounia Spa, a legendary palace within walking distance from Villa Des Orangers. Other activities include a guided walking tour through the winding alleyways of the Old Medina and the lush gardens of Yves Saint Laurent’s Jardin Majorelle.
Enjoy breakfast at Villa Des Oranges before escaping the hustle and bustle of Marrakech to the quiet coastal town of Oualidia. Your driver will accompany you to La Sultana, an exclusive 12 room hotel set on the Oualidia lagoon. The ideal place to unwind, combine yoga and Pilates classes with surfing lessons or explore the beachfront by horse. Visit the world-class spa and rejuvenate with modern aromatherapy and phytotherapy treatments.
To learn more about Ker & Downey Africa’s 14 Day Morocco Wellness Journey, visit www.ker-downeyafrica.com.