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New range of Moroccan holiday courses from

17th October 2011 Print

With the days getting shorter and colder in Britain, are now offering a host of new winter sun solutions in warm Morocco.

Horse Riding Adventure

In Essaouira, are offering adventurous types the chance to saddle up and head off into the wilderness on a truly exotic Horse Riding Holiday for £780 per person including 6 nights' accommodation. Beginning with 2 nights in a luxury boutique Riad in the centre of Essaouira, guests get acquainted with their horses before embarking on a 3 night/ 4 day trek from nearby Diabat.

This is where the adventure really starts as guests ride across sand dunes, explore local fishing villages and beautiful deserted sandy beaches before ending up at the stunning fishing village of Sidi Kaouki to camp out under the stars. It's a village steeped in history, full of local life and is warm year round with a refreshing breeze. More recently, it was used as a location for the second Sex and the City film.

At the end of the 4-day trek, the riders head back to the Riad for their final night in Essaouira which has its own welcoming and bohemian atmosphere and is a great place to sit in beach-front cafés sipping mint tea and listening to Gnawa music reflecting on the week's adventures.

Staying in Essaouira, has several others holidays located in the city.

Luxury Surf Holiday

There's no slumming it on their luxury Surf Holiday where guests stay in a gorgeous boutique-style Riad close to the beach and the Medina. Essaouira beach has the ideal conditions for beginners; while more experienced surfers can take advantage of other local spots like Sidi Kaouki and Taraghazout. Prices start from £482 per person including 6 nights' accommodation and 12 hours of surf lessons all taught by professional surfers.

Boutique Kitesurf Holiday

For those who prefer harnessing the power of the wind, also offers a luxury Kitesurf Holiday based at the same boutique luxury Riad, with prices starting from £583 per person including all the equipment you need to get swept up in this thrilling sport.

Photography and Cookery Holiday

If all this sounds too energetic for some, Essaouira is also home to's Photography and Cookery Holiday where guests will stay in a luxury boutique Riad and experience the culture of Morocco through both their lenses and their taste buds. Prices start from £925 per person including 7 nights' accommodation, most meals, cooking classes with local Moroccan women, group photography lessons where you'll visit local Berber communities, an Argan oil producer (the latest cosmetic 'wonder oil'), deserts, souks and more as well as two individual one-to-one photography sessions with the tutor.

All-Suite Riad Yoga Holiday

Just a couple of hours inland, Marrakesh is the venue for's luxury Yoga holidays. Staying in private suites at an exquisite boutique-style all-suite Riad, guests are in truly sumptuous surroundings and have the chance to completely relax and rejuvenate. Resident tutor and yoga practitioner Perumal has designed his own form of dynamic progressive fusion yoga and gives guests plenty of expert guidance to help them get the most out of their stay. A 3 night break costs from £441 per person and 7 nights is from £947 including accommodation, breakfast and dinner, twice daily yoga lessons and airport transfers from Marrakech by private car to ensure you arrive at this exquisite Riad in style.

Surf and Yoga Holiday

For those who want to combine fitness and wellbeing,'s Surf and Yoga Holiday blends the excitement of surfing with the relaxation of yoga on a unique holiday set in the beautiful fishing village of Taghazout, just 20km from Agadir. With its laid-back vibe, world-renowned surf and incredible cuisine, it's ideal for a week of sunsets, surf and yoga. Prices start from £420 per person including 7 nights' accommodation in an oceanfront surf camp.

Surf and Cooking Holiday

Here's one for those who build up a healthy appetite whilst surfing. 360 miles north along the coast, Bouznika is the home of's new Surf and Moroccan Cookery Holiday. Surfing by day and cooking with Moroccan locals by night, guests will not only enjoy the consistent and uncrowded waves of North Morocco but also get a chance to discover the secrets behind the flavours of traditional local cuisine.

Bouznika is home to a leg of the European Longboarding Tour and boasts a number of quality breaks for surfers to discover. The town is also famous for its street food and traditional vibe. Prices start from £554 per person including 7 nights' surf camp accommodation, 6 daily surf lessons and 3 cookery lessons. 

To book any of these amazing holidays, visit