8-Daagse Yoga Retreat met Nieuwjaar in Marrakesh en Essaouira

Strand Yoga Retraite in Marokko

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Neem deel aan deze yogaweek om te duiken in de kleurrijke magie van Marrakesh. In Marokko kun je genieten van het heerlijke klimaat en het mooie zandstrand van Essaouira. Deze plek zal een onuitwisbare indruk maken met prachtige mooie landschappen, luxe accommodaties en genoeg tijd om te ontspannen. Hier breng jij een onvergetelijk oud & nieuw door met het traditionele Marokkaanse programma.

Waarom deze reis?

  • Daily yoga sessions
  • Daily meditation sessions
  • Roundtrip transport to and from Marrakesh and Essaouira
  • Visit places in Marrakesh and Essaouira
  • 7 nights half-board accommodation
  • Daily breathing exercises


  • Beginner
  • Gemiddeld
  • Gevorderd


6 instructiedagen in het Duits
De organisator spreekt: Engels, Duits
De maximale groepsgrootte is 18
Verberg alles


Throughout the retreat, you will exclusively stay in very beautiful oriental hotels with pool and gardens.

Yogitrip Morocco Yoga Retreat Program

During days two to seven, there will be daily yoga practice, meditation, and breathing exercises in the morning and evening. There would be ten yoga sessions in total for this retreat.

Retreat itinerary

Day 1, Arrival at Marrakesh

Marrakesh, "the Pearl of the South," is located in a plain north of the High Atlas, and its old town was established in 1985 as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The main attraction is the Djemna el Fna, a colorful bustle with storytellers, snake charmers, and jugglers. On the famous souks, artisans of all kinds, spices, leather goods, linen, decorations, lamps, jewelry, and carpets.

Independent transfer to the hotel. The airport is located in the middle of the city, many taxis are waiting on site. If you wish, Yogitrip can also organize a transfer.

When you arrive, everyone will have the time to get to know each other and relax. This will be followed by dinner at the hotel.

Day 2, Marrakesh

After breakfast, together with the guide, you will visit the Koutoubia Mosque, then walk through the old town and visit the Bahia Palace. Next, you will walk through the narrow streets of the medina to the Saadian tombs. Lunch at the central square. In the afternoon, there will be time for shopping at the bazaar or relaxation at the hotel.

Day 3, Marrakesh

In the morning, you will visit the pavilion in the Menara Gardens. Afterwards, the group will take a taxi to the Majorelle Garden of Yves Saint Laurent. Lunch in Gueliz (new town). In the afternoon, there will again be time to relax.

Day 4, Marrakesh to Essaouira

After breakfast and the yoga class, the group will drive to Essaouira, which will take about two hours. The port city with its stunning white sand beach, many small galleries, an internationally recognized music scene, and a significant fishing port, attracts many young people from all over the world. In the winter months, it is a perfect place to learn how to surf. There are very inviting cozy cafe houses and cool shops pair well with the pleasant climate. There is a magnificent view from an old Portuguese fortress. Unlike Marrakech, here all the houses are white.

The 18th century medina of Essaouira, with two gates, was included in 2001 in the UNESCO list of World Heritage. In the fishing port, vessels are still made in the traditional manner of wood, nets are mended and fishing lines fitted with baits. The group will arrive at noon at the hotel where everyone will have lunch in the city center. In the afternoon, there will be some free time for a walk on the beach or at the bazaar.

Day 5, Essaouira

A walk through the arcades of the impressive old town, gives a nice authentic overview. You will visit galleries, the fishing harbor, and enjoy the fresh sea breeze. For lunch, you will have fresh fish or traditional dishes of the country. In the afternoon, you are free to relax in one of the nice beach bars. You can also arrange a surf lesson upon request.

Day 6, Essaouira

In the morning, you will have a beach walk. In the afternoon, there will be time for a stroll through the city, relaxation on the terrace, or the gorgeous sandy beach.

Day 7, Essaouira to Marrakesh

After breakfast and the last yoga session, the group will drive back to Marrakech. In the afternoon, there will be free time for shopping or sun bathing and relaxation at the hotel.

Day 8, Departure

%You will have breakfast at the hotel before heading back to your home. You will need independent transfer going to the airport.


In this retreat, you will be able to visit many sites around Morocco such as Djemna el Fna, Koutoubia Mosque, Saadian tombs, Menara Gardens, Majorelle Gardens of Yves Saint Laurent, old town, the harbor, galleries of Essaouira, and Gueliz (new town).


Marion Bachinger
Marion is a Yoga teacher with 30 years of teaching practice in different forms of movement. She imparts her extensive professional knowledge with love and humor. Regular trainings in Anusara yoga, Power yoga, Prana flow, Vinyasa yoga, yoga therapy, hormone yoga, Luna yoga, Jivamukti yoga, and Asthanga yoga inspire her varied classes. She used to be a full-time freelance artist and set decorator at a theater until she discovered the magic of the desert in Morocco in 2009. Since then, she is living in a fishing village in the south of Agadir. Since September she and her housband opened a private Yogahotel the Tiger Lounge in the Nationalpark of Souss Massa Draa. All rooms with sea view!


This retreat will take place in Marrakesh and Essaouira, Morocco. Marrakech has stood for close to a thousand years, a city of history and culture. One of the most evocative places in the world, just the name conjures up images of this cultural melting pot - sandstone buildings, dusty streets, vibrant markets, and towering minarets against deep blue skies immediately spring to mind. Essaouira is the port city with its stunning white sand beach, many small galleries, an internationally recognized music scene, and a significant fishing port. It attracts many young people from all over the world. In the winter months, it is a perfect place to learn how to surf.

Nearby places

  • Essaouira - 2 hours' drive



  • Garden
  • Swimming pool


  • ATM / banking nearby
  • Local market
  • Special menu request


For the retreat, breakfast and dinner are included and will be served in the respective hotel. You will have lunch in very nice traditional restaurants while on the road. The food in Morocco is very varied and good. There is a strong French influence, remaining from the colonial era. Fresh fruits and vegetables of local farms are available in the local markets.

The traditional dish is tajine, a dish cooked in a clay pot over the fire, vegetarian if desired, with lamb, chicken, fish or beef, mixed with vegetables, dried fruits, pickled lemons and olives and wonderful spices. Patisserie with almonds, lemons, dates, and dessert. The national drink is the "thé à la menthe," a green tea with mint leaves and fresh sugar.

Please let Yogitrip know in advance if you are vegetarian or vegan or suffer from food intolerances.

De volgende maaltijden zijn inclusief:

  • Ontbijt
  • Avondeten

Wat er te doen is

In any location you will go to in this retreat, you will have time to relax by the pool or to visit the city surroundings.

In de prijs inbegrepen

  • 7 nights half-board accommodation
  • Daily breathing exercises
  • Daily meditation sessions
  • Daily yoga sessions
  • Roundtrip transport to and from Marrakesh and Essaouira
  • Visit places in Marrakesh and Essaouira

Niet in de prijs inbegrepen

  • Airfare
  • Fines, entrance fees, and taxi
  • Room service and alcohol
  • Transfer to and from the airport in Morocco
  • Travel insurance covering medical expenses and repatriation


Arrival by airplane

Please book a flight to Marrakesh Airport (RAQ). The transfers to and from the airport are not included in the price.


  • De betaling wordt niet gerestitueerd als de boeking wordt geannuleerd.
  • De rest van de betaling moet worden voldaan bij aankomst.
8 dagen / 7 nachten
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Aankomst: dinsdag 25 december, 2018
Vertrek: dinsdag 1 januari, 2019

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