Join Lia and Jordan of Cape May Yoga for a bucket list, 7 night / 8 day Yoga Retreat and Cultural Exploration of Morocco.
Morocco is one of the most culturally rich and interesting places in the world. Bordering the Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea, Morocco’s vast and diverse landscape features ancient cities, stretches of empty beaches, and stark deserts and mountains touched by Berber, Arabian and European influences.
Our Morocco trip is unique as you will not be staying in one location, but rather traveling to two different cities, Marrakech & Essaouira, which, in our opinion, represent the “must see” highlights of Morocco.
Our days will be curated to allow enough time to explore Morocco and ourselves. Lia and Jordan will be offering daily yoga classes specifically tailored to fit your energetic needs. Also included are three of our most popular excursions: a women's Argan oil cooperative tour, a Moroccan cooking class, and of course, a beach camel ride.
There will also be plenty of free time to explore (and shop!) the cultural walled cities of Essaouira and Marrakech, partake in optional excursions like ATV rides, and book massage and hammam treatments. Make sure to scroll all the way down to the itinerary below for more trip details.
We will stay at a centrally located hotel in Marrakech, and at the lovely and peaceful 4 star Essaouira Lodge in Essaouira, which is located a short 15 minute free shuttle ride from the medina and beach.
We have both single and double occupancy bedrooms with private and shared baths available. Please read on below for retreat package descriptions. All prices listed are PER PERSON.
A €500 non-refundable deposit is required to reserve your spot on this trip. The balance is due 90 days prior to trip start date, on July 16th.
Multiple installment payment plans are available at no additional cost to you. Simply email firstname.lastname@example.org after you register to inquire about setting one up.
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Arrival Date: Saturday, October 21
Arrival Time: Arrive between 9am and 6pm Morocco time to take part in included group transportation from the airport to our hotel in the Marrakech medina, where we spend the first two nights of the retreat.
Arrival Airport: Marrakech Menara Airport
Airport Code: RAK
Note: If you plan to arrive an entire day or more early, we can help with hotels and transportation. Our first scheduled event on Saturday is a group dinner in the hotel at 7:30pm, so please arrive by 6pm to ensure you make dinner.
Departure Date: Saturday, October 28
Departure Time: Please only book flights that depart AFTER 11:30am as we will be making the 3 hour drive from Essaouira to the Marrakech airport that morning.
Departure Airport: Marrakech Menara Airport
Airport Code: RAK
Note: If you book a flight that departs prior to 11:30am from RAK, you could incur additional costs of as much as €125.
Once you have booked your flights, please forward your itinerary to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You must have a valid passport to travel to Morocco. Please check your passport expiration date and make sure it is valid for at least 6 months after the end date of your retreat.
There are currently no covid vaccination or testing entry requirements to enter Morocco.
To stay up to date, please visit the US Embassy of Morocco's website here: https://ma.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/
For recommended optional immunizations, see more info here.
All retreats include a €500 non-refundable / non-transferable deposit, which is required to hold your spot on the trip. Any balance payments made are also non-refundable / non-transferable. SolSeed Retreats can only make an exception to these terms if:
If SolSeed must further postpone or cancel the trip for any of the above reasons, all registrants will receive a refund of all deposits paid less €200.
If you refuse to comply with the laws of the host country, region, town, etc; SolSeed will not consider this a valid reason for receiving any refund. SolSeed will ensure to the best of their abilities that all registrants comply with all then current laws and regulations. Registrants are personally responsible for complying to local laws, at their own expense. Such expenses may include, but are not limited to:
The purchase of travel insurance is required for this trip.
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Our trip will begin in the culturally rich city of Marrakech. Nestled in the foothills of the Atlas Mountains, Marrakech was founded as a city in 1062 AD, and is world renowned for its souks (markets) and medieval maze-like streets, stunning mosques and palaces, relaxing hammans (Moroccan baths), delicious food, and much more. A perfect place to assimilate and integrate into life in Morocco, we will spend our first two nights here, before heading to the walled coastal city of Essaouira on Day 3 of our trip.