Painting Residential in Morocco 8-16th August 2017
We organise painting and drawing holidays in Morocco, visiting the vibrant city of Marrakesh and the impressive Ait Bougamez valley. Each day involves moderate walking to your drawing location. This may count towards your Gold Duke of Edinburgh's Award. Please check with your DofE leader.
Day 1: Arrive Marrakesh airport, transfer to hotel, briefing and introduction to Morocco. Hotel included, meals at own expense
Day 2: Residential Half day guided city tour in Marrakesh and drawing afternoon in the medina. Hotel and breakfast included
Day 3: Transfer to Ait Bougamez "Happy Valley" (6 hours) Gite, breakfast, lunch & dinner included
Day 4: Residential Drawing day in Agouti village. Gite, breakfast, lunch & dinner included
Day 5: Residential Drawing day at Tabant weekly market and carpet making workshop with local Berber ladies. Gite, breakfast, lunch & dinner included
Day 6: Residential Drawing day in the gorge and up at the granary view point. Gite, breakfast, lunch & dinner included
Day 7: Residential Drawing in the Berber Family houses and also helping out with the daily chores. Gite, breakfast, lunch & dinner included
Day 8: Transfer back to Marrakesh (6 hours) visit Cascades de Ouzoud enroute. Hotel, breakfast and lunch included
Day 9: Depart for UK. Breakfast only included
Residential - price per person: £760
Combined DofE gold open expedition assessment and residential - price per person: £1130
Price includes: meals as above, cook, transfers to and from airport, transfers to and from Ait Bougamez, 3 nights accommodation in 3* hotel in Marrakech, 4 nights accommodation in gite (basic dormitory accommodation), english speaking local guide, drinking water on trek, half day city tour in Marrakesh, international flights.
Not included: tips for guides, meals in Marrakech, sightseeing entrance fees, bottled water, soft drinks or alcoholic beverages, travel insurance, water purification tablets.
For further information please contact us
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