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BMS Excursion to Marrakech & region
Sat 8th February 2020 - Wed 12th February 2020
For a brief Overview of the 4 day Excursion, please see below this form.
If you would like to express an interest and receive the full Programme and all details, please complete the following form with your name and email address:
- Sat 8 Feb 2020
Welcome Dinner for BMS group
- Sun 9 Feb
Day in Marrakech seeing places and meeting people most tourists haven’t experienced and enjoying especially unique visits to Henna Café Association (founded by BMS members) and Riad Gharnit (a private historical home)
- Mon 10 Feb
Trip (by 4 wheel drive) to Talataste village in the Atlas mountains and visit the Education Centre supported/funded by BMS.
There will also be a Dental Camp on this day at Talataste with dentists from the BMS volunteering.
Return trip stopping off at 2 villages, Ait Zat (sharing lunch with the villagers) and Ait Bouali.
- Tue 11 Feb
Trip (by minibus) to Agounsane in the Ourika Valley. Stop-over at a private home just outside the village. Then visit the Centre for Children and Women supported by the BMS. Lunch/tea with the villagers. Return to Marrakech.
Visit British Academy School Marrakech on entering the city.
BMS Gala Dinner at the Es Saadi Palace with BMS friends from Marrakech/Morocco
- Wed 12 Feb
Day’s adventure (in 4×4) to Oukaimeden, Asni, Plateau du Kik, Lac Lalla Takerkoust (Lunch by the lake), desert of Agafay.
Participants can join all 4 days or select any specific days, or just the Gala Dinner:
£50 per day (9, 10, 11, 12 Feb)
£40 for Gala Dinner on 11 Feb
£15 for lunch on 12 Feb
For those who need accommodation, the BMS has negotiated special prices at 2 hotels in Marrakech – Hotel Le Meridien N’fis or Hotel Atlas Asni.
Booking and payment is arranged directly with the Hotel (BMS will provide the contact details).
Travel to or from Marrakech / Morocco is arranged individually.