Days Out & Activities
Our 5-star client reviews are for good reason! Castles in the Sand offers all clients a unique personal concierge service and an opportunity to experience the "real" Morocco. In addition to Emma's "The Insider’s Tour of the Medina" there are a host of incredible experience that can be arranged during your stay. Just ask!
Days Out & Activities
Our 5-star client reviews are for good reason! Castles in the Sand offers all clients a unique personal concierge service and an opportunity to experience the "real" Morocco. In addition to Emma's "The Insider’s Tour of the Medina" there are a host of incredible, unique experiences that can be arranged during your stay.
Homecooked Moroccan Feast
150dh per head
Our lovely housekeeper, Amina, will prepare an authentic and delicious home cooked Moroccan feast for you and deliver direct to the table at home!
Camel & Horse Trekking
200dh per person (2 hours)
Ride a camel or horse along the beach and trek through the forest. Discover the beautiful landscapes, from beaches, dunes and forests for an unforgettable Moroccan experience!
Day Trip to the Souk
800dh (return + guide) / 300dh (taxi only)
Visit local souk, cafés and traditional Moroccan tea experience. Your guide will help you to barter for anything you want to buy! The car park is mostly full of donkeys and the experience is really authentic.
165dh per hour (group)
500dh for 1 hour (private)
Learn to surf in the Atlantic Ocean! Essaouira is one of the most popular surf destinations in the world. Friendly and relaxed atmosphere, qualified professional tuition. Highly recommended.
History Tour of the Medina
300dh (2 hours)
Walking history tour of the Medina. Discover the secret alleyways of Essaouira; its art, culture and architecture.
550dh per person (2 hours)
Traditional Moroccan spa experience. Luxury full hammam, 1-hour traditional spa and savon noir scrub followed by 1-hour deep tissue massage.
Pool Day with Buffet (Sundays)
Luxury private pool day with 2 swimming pools for guest use in magnificent setting 20mins drive from the Medina. Delicious buffet is included on Sundays.
* LIMITED SPACES ONLY *
330dh per hour (group)
700dh per hour (private)
Essaouira is a popular kite surf haven thanks to its warm climate and near-constant winds. From beginner to experienced kite surfer, you’ll love it.
Moroccan Cooking Class
450dh per head (10am - 2pm)
Learn how to make traditional Moroccan cuisine in a friendly and casual atmosphere. Half-day workshop: prepare a full traditional meal that you can easily recreate for friends.
700dh per person
Private fishing sessions (on land), tide and weather dependant. Price includes lunch and transport.
Pool Day with BBQ Lunch
250dh per person
Boutique private pool day in remote garden location. 20mins drive from the Medina. Delicious BBQ lunch and transport included. Poolside bar service: beer, wine and cocktails available at extra cost.
300dh per person (1 hour)
500dh (2 hours)
Lots of fun for the more adventurous! Escape the hustle and bustle of the Medina and enjoy an exhilarating quad bike ride on the dunes. Not for the faint hearted!