The best getaways in Morocco
Take to the skies in a hot-air balloon
The best getaways in Morocco: Flying over Marrakech in a hot-air balloon is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Take to the skies and discover the different landscapes of the red city. From the Atlas Mountains to the Berber villages, contemplate these magnificent panoramas and spend an unforgettable moment with your loved ones.
Take a camel ride
Whether in the Sahara Desert, the Agafay Desert or the Palmeraie, a camel ride is a Marrakech classic. An emblematic Moroccan animal, you can ride along the sand dunes and enjoy a leisurely stroll through breathtaking scenery. This activity is sure to please the kids!
Explore Marrakech in a sidecar
Discover the legendary roads of Marrakech and the surrounding area aboard a sidecar! An original experience that offers a new way of seeing the city and discovering its secrets. Accompanied by a guide, you’ll explore forgotten roads and never-before-seen places. Several itineraries are available, depending on your wishes and interests.
Take part in a cooking workshop
The best getaways in Morocco: In a riad, in the medina or in the countryside, we invite you to discover more about Moroccan culture and gastronomy during a cooking workshop. Learn how to cook Marrakech specialties such as tajines and couscous, as well as how to recognize spices. A fun activity and recipes you can reproduce at home! At the end of the workshop, you’ll be able to taste the dishes prepared on site.
Ride a Quad or a Buggy
Experience the thrill of riding a quad bike or buggy through a variety of landscapes. The Palmeraie, the Agafay desert or the foothills of the Atlas mountains, explore Marrakech’s emblematic sites aboard this vehicle. Whether you’re looking for a few hours’ drive or a day’s escapade, get off the beaten track and enjoy a rich experience.
Take to the water on a jet-ski or SUP
The best getaways in Morocco: Just 30 minutes from Marrakech lies Lake Lalla Takerkoust. Surrounded by desert, this watering hole offers a wealth of activities, including jet-skiing and stand-up paddling. SUP is a sport that involves standing on a board while paddling forward, a calm activity to be enjoyed at your own pace while admiring the scenery. Jet-skiing is perfect for adrenaline-seekers. You can also visit the Ouirgane dam lake.
Relax at the spa
Escape to one of Morocco’s most exclusive spas! From modern spas in luxury hotels to traditional hammams, we’ll advise you according to your desires. Steam baths, oil massages and beauty treatments, enjoy a moment of relaxation during your stay.
If your Villanovo vacation rental is equipped with a spa room or hammam, we can organize sessions for you in your villa or riad.
The best getaways in Morocco: The Ourika valley, Mont Toubkal and the Atlas mountains are just some of the routes to explore during a stay near Marrakech. On these excursions, you’ll discover sublime natural panoramas and a wide variety of flora and fauna.
Villanovo can recommend local guides to accompany you on your adventure in complete safety.
Treat yourself to yoga
Vacations are often synonymous with relaxation, so what better way to recharge your batteries than with a yoga session? Whether you’re a beginner or an expert, treat yourself to a private yoga session with the help of a specialist and discover the benefits of mediation and stretching. Disconnect from the world from the comfort of your vacation villa or riad.
Fly over Morocco in a helicopter
The best getaways in Morocco: Discover Morocco’s emblematic sites from the air aboard a helicopter. The city of El Jadida, the Atlas Mountains, lakes, deserts, palm groves, climb aboard the helicopter and fly over the most beautiful Moroccan landscapes during this unique experience.
Discover the countryside by bike
Get off the beaten track for a day and explore the countryside by bike. You’ll be spoiled for choice with the Palmeraie, Ourika Valley, and the Atlas Mountains! If you prefer to stay in the city, you can also visit it by bike. Accompanied by a guide, take your family on a cycling tour that’s full of adventure and good memories to share with your loved ones!
Play on the best golf courses
The b: est getaways in Morocco Golf is a popular sport in Morocco, making it the ideal destination to perfect your swing or try your hand at this activity. Villanovo also offers you the chance to stay at a golf course!
Here is a list of the best golf courses in Marrakech and Essaouira:
Al Maaden Golf (Marrakech); Domaine Royal Palm (Marrakech); Royal Golf de Marrakech (Marrakech); PalmGolf Marrakech Ourika (Marrakech); Samanah Golf (Marrakech); Amelkis Golf Club (Marrakech); Assoufid Golf Club (Marrakech); Golf de Mogador (Essaouira).