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Enjoy yoga overlooking the magical, ancient city of Marrakech. Experience its famous beauty and colorful calming gardens while taking advantage of the healing effects of yoga and meditation. Immerse into Morocco’s captivating culture, enjoy traditional, delicious, and healthy Moroccan food, and spend your nights within the true beauty of Morocco’s famous residences.
The accommodation options at Chambres D’Amis are on single, double, and triple room basis. Chambres D’Amis is located right in the middle of Medina, Marrakech’s old part of the city. The rooms are cool and comfortable, beautiful, and absolutely quiet. Chambres D’Amis provides you with the fitting environment to dust off, relax, and enjoy yourself.
The accommodation options at La ferme Berbère are on double and quadruple room basis. La ferme Berbère is an ancient olive tree farm that holds a restaurant and a spa.
This retreat is for both beginners and more advanced students of yoga wanting to experience a unique, inspiring, colorful, and calming trip to one of the most magical places in the world, Marrakech, the pearl of the south.
Arrive in Marrakech. Transfer from the airport to Chambres D’Amis will be organized individually according to your arrival time. Enjoy a lovely prepared welcome dinner for the group, get to know each other, and share your expectations and wishes for the upcoming days before spending the night in the cool and calming riad.
Start your day with a morning meditation followed by a powerful yoga session that will prepare you for the day. After breakfast, you will have a guided Marrakech tour to get to know the city and the most worth seeing sights. The day will close with a more calming yoga session and a delicious dinner on the riad’s rooftop.
After meditation, yoga, and breakfast, take the bus and drive a bit outwards of the city to Paradis du Safran, where you can see how to grow and process saffron, and enjoy the captivating surrounding at the foot of the Atlas mountains. Paradis du Safran also holds a garden with a variety of fruits and vegetables as well as herbs from all over the world. You will learn the relevant knowledge about the qualities of saffron and how to distinguish real and fake saffrons.
Before lunch time, you will head further from Paradis dus Safran to the beautiful La Ferme Berbère to spend the rest of the day and night here. Enjoy the sunset yoga session facing the High Atlas and a dinner in the stunning space, away from the bustle of the souks. This ancient olive tree farm welcomes travelers looking for tranquility and friendliness. La Ferme Berbère allows guests to escape Marrakech for a day and to stay in a peaceful setting.
You will spend the morning yoga session facing the Atlas Mountains before enjoying breakfast within the peace and solitude of the olive grove. You can enjoy a spa treatment or spend the day in silence before you are taken back to Marrakech by bus in the late afternoon. Back in Chambres D’Amis, you will enjoy a lovely prepared dinner before sleeping in the cozy and calm house.
Start your day by visiting the famous Majorelle Gardens. You will take a Pikala bike and ride it to Majorelle. After a tour through the garden, you will be taken to Kaowa for a healthy juice breakfast and back to Medina, where you can either spend the rest of the day relaxing in the riad or dive into the souks of Medina. After the sunset yoga session on the riad’s rooftop, enjoy your freshly prepared dinner with the group.
After the morning session and breakfast, you will explore the souks with the chef de cuisine to buy food for dinner. The chef will explain to you her choices, the rules for bargaining, and much more. Back in the Riad, you can join a cooking class to learn how the Marrakchis cook. Learn about the usage and healing power of Morocco’s famous spices and how to cook tajine, couscous, and other dishes. Help prepare the dinner for the night and enjoy the meal at the riad’s rooftop.
Between the two-day framing yoga sessions, you will be able to enjoy this free day for yourself. Explore the city on your own to fulfill any personal desires. Relax in a traditional Moroccan hammam or Turkish bath and spa. Enjoy a massage or spend time in any site, museum, or exhibition not yet visited. You will have the sunset yoga session and dinner at Le Jardin Secret, an artful and atmospheric surrounding.
Enjoy your farewell yoga session in the sunrise and farewell breakfast with the group. The transfers from Chambres D’Amis to the airport are organized individually according to your departure time.
Anica is the founder of NOSADE. As a yoga teacher, Anica emphasizes particularly on bio-mechanical aspects of healthy movement and its value for both, the body, and the mind. She is trained in yoga Therapeutics and is teaching Anusara yoga.
The retreat will be held in Marrakech, Morocco, the pearl of the south. In Marrakech, you will be discovering local treasures like spices, perfumes, handicrafts, carpets, and jewelry. Between the small shops, you will find tiny fruit and vegetable stalls where farmers offer their freshly harvested products, old carriages serving as counters for fresh and delicious bread.
Everything is surrounded by a bewitching smell. The whole city seems to be enchanted by drumming, singing, snake charmers, and storytellers. Calm and coolness can only be found once entering the very narrow streets. You will fin it easy to feel comfortable and at home in Marrakech despite its strangeness and you will be fascinated in the sea of seething life, bustling action, loud shouts, and the feverish, everlasting, and never ending circle of boiling life.
Seven traditionally prepared vegetarian breakfasts and dinners are included in the package. NOSADE offers meat, vegetarian, as well as vegan meal options. Please inform NOSADE upfront about your preferred nutritional style and any food intolerance. Fresh fruits, tea, and water are available all day. You will also have one healthy juice breakfast at Kaowa and a cooking session and dinner with a chef.
Relax in a traditional Moroccan hammam or turkish bath and spa at an additional cost. You may also visit various museums, exhibitions, and sights. NOSADE will be happy to organize any additional activity.
You can have a traditional Moroccan hammam or Turkish bath and spa treatments at additional costs.
Please book your flight to arrive at Marrakech Menara Airport (RAK). Transfer from and to the airport is included. NOSADE will pick you up from the airport.