Yoga & surfing on the coast of Morocco
Embrace mindful yoga on the Atlantic coast, learn how to surf and visit the beautiful towns of Essaouira and Taghazout
Yoga & surfing on the coast of Morocco
Yoga and surfing
Start each day with surfing and end with yoga on the Atlantic Coast
Eat your way like a local through Marrakech’s streets
Sleep in the Agafay Desert and enjoy spectacular camel rides at sunset
Explore the forests, waterfalls and rugged trails of the High Atlas Mountains
About your trip
From Marrakech to Taghazout, Morocco’s Atlantic coast will prove to you it’s one of the world’s best for wellness.
Morocco has long been a mecca for wellness, with its sea-washed towns and long sandy shores. Gifted with magnificent waves, its beaches are the perfect place to learn how to surf and take your skills to the next level. Immerse yourself in yoga practices on the shore, exploring your mind and body as the sun goes down over the Atlantic Ocean.
From yoga to cuisine, surfing to chilling, the coast of Morocco will relax and thrill you in equal measure.
- Accommodation in twin rooms
- Local transport
- Most meals included
- Max 14 travellers per group
- ATOL protected
- Private airport transfers
Remember, flights aren't included and prices are based on sharing a twin room. If you'd like to upgrade to a single room, you can add this during the booking process or by contacting our Customer Experience team.
Day 01 Hello, Marrakech
Welcome to Marrakech. A mixing pot of African, European and Middle Eastern influences, this is a city steeped in culture and history. Upon arrival, check into your hotel – where you’ll meet your fellow travellers and guide – before heading out together for your first-night dinner. Get to know your companions over a few regional dishes as the sun fades over the Atlas Mountains.
Day 02 En route to Essaouira
Begin the day with a yoga workshop at the hotel, where you’ll be introduced to dynamic vinyasa yoga under the guidance of a professional instructor. Then, after breakfast, venture out with your group to explore the Medina. The oldest part of the city, this is a labyrinthine sprawl of cobbled streets, ancient walls and bustling souks. Then, come afternoon, you’re off to Essaouira. Located on the western coast of Morocco, this windswept city is an old fishing port with beautiful white-washed streets and faded city walls. A photographer’s dream, you’ll discover. Settle into your new city with an afternoon yoga session, before seeking out the best seafood restaurants Essaouira has to offer.
Day 03 Explore Essaouira’s streets
After your morning yoga session, delve into a few Moroccan recipes with an interactive cooking class. Learn all about the wholesome flavours of organic Moroccan cuisine – then enjoy the fruits of your labour. In the afternoon, head out to explore the sun-kissed streets of Essaouira, ducking into its many souks and markets. Then, unwind with your afternoon yoga session, before heading out for dinner. (Each evening will follow a similar structure, where we give you a chance to fully relax through regular yoga sessions followed by dinner.)
Day 04 Surfs up in Imsouane
Wake up with your morning yoga session, then head down the coast to the town of Imsouane. This small town is one of Morocco’s best kept secrets, yet serves some of the best surf along the coast. With long, rolling waves lapping up on remote shores, this is a surfer’s paradise. Learn the basics of surfing and see how many waves you can catch, or simply relax on the beach. Then, in the afternoon, you’ll head further down the coast to the town of Taghazout. While small and remote, this fishing village is an unspoilt gem and a hotspot for surfers. Enjoy its windswept beauty and tranquil environment – ideal for sunset yoga on the beach.
Day 05 Surfing, surfing, surfing
Ease into the day with a morning yoga workshop, then hit the waves again for a few hours of surfing. This is an opportunity to build on the skills you learned yesterday and take your technique to the next level. Then, after a day on the waves, unwind with an evening yoga session before enjoying dinner with your group.
Day 06 Surfing some more
After your morning yoga session, today will be spent savouring your final day of surfing. And if you want to rest your muscles instead, bathe in the sun with a book or a podcast, or head out to explore the village. Then, in the evening, enjoy an organic feast as the sun goes down.
Day 07 Simple pleasures
After your morning yoga, the morning is free to do as you please, giving your surf-worn muscles a welcome respite. Lunch will be a charming affair in the home of a local Berber family, followed by a gentle hike in the surrounding mountains. Back at the lodge, unwind in the afternoon with a final yoga session, then enjoy a farewell dinner with your group.
Day 08 Goodbye, Taghazout
After breakfast at the hotel, it’s time to say goodbye. If you’re looking to combine this trip with another adventure, we recommend browsing our other wellness escapes for an extended experience.
Our Favourite Hotels
Browse a selection of our favourite hotels, for a flavour of where you may stay on this trip.
The Yogi Surfer, Taghazout
Wellness beach lodge overlooking the Atlantic Ocean
Wake up to refreshing views of the sea and surrounding landscape.
Why we stay here
With beautiful rustic interiors, a rooftop pool, doorstep access to the beach – and a strong focus on fresh organic cuisine – the Yogi Surfer is a stunning wellness retreat.
"I booked this tour at short notice and without knowing much about the Flash Pack. I wasn't disappointed though and was pleased with the decision in hindsight. I had a great week in Morocco and look back on it fondly. "
"From the moment I inquired about the trip to the time I returned home, the Flash Pack staff was amazing. All my questions were always answered and the staff were so helpful in organizing any details needed."
"Best customer service I've come across from my first enquiry through to booking, during and after the trip."
"Attentive from initial booking until end of the trip."
Fly into Marrakech Airport (RAK) and out of Agadir Airport (AGA).
Please arrive before 6pm on day 1, and depart after 2pm on the final day.
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Please be aware that the itinerary, activities and hotels are subject to change. These changes can happen with little notice due to availability, poor weather, seasonal changes, or other circumstances beyond our control – but we’ll always do our best to ensure it has little impact on your experience. From time to time, we may also make changes to your itinerary to try out new ideas and keep things fresh and exciting
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