Ranch de Diabat, Douar Diabat n°6, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Horse Riding Holiday Morocco
Come and join Ranch de Diabat. Ring circuit that winds along the Atlantic coast and in the countryside; to discover the fishing villages and the real Berber life, starting from the village of Diabat. The opportunity to discover the different landscapes of the Essaouira region.
You will spend the first and last nights at a hotel in Essaouira and three nights in the Berber camp under a Berber tent. Your accommodation will be in collective tents for six to seven people or, if you wish, in igloo tents for two people. The camp is equipped with a shower in a shower tent, however, depending on the availability of fresh water, showering may not be possible every day.
Individual travellers: If Ranch de Diabat doesn't find the second person for a double room, there will be a supplement for a single room.
In order to participate in our treks, the riders need to be comfortable in all three gaits and have experience of riding outside. It is best that they have already done a full day on horseback.
Arrival; welcome at the airport and transfer to Essaouira. Dinner and overnight at the hotel
Day 2 to 6: Horse riding
Every day you are about to have five to six hours in the saddle.
This trek will show you the Argan trees in the Essaouira region. After leaving Essaouira with his beaches and dunes, you will cross Wadi (rivers), agricultural fields, fields of Argan trees; you will meet unique and wild landscapes.
You will visit the souk, spend one night under the biggest Argan tree in Morocco, a bivouac near the walls of a palace of the black sultan and the tasting of grilled fish in Sidi Kaouki are also part of the program. Every evening you can enjoy a bonfire, a traditional Moroccan meal and a night in a bivouac under a Berber tent. Dinner and overnight in the Berber camp.
The last day is dedicated to the discovery of the Souiri coast and the city of Essaouira. This day you do only half-day of riding.
In the afternoon it is possible to do shopping in the Medina of Essaouira, massages, and Hammam. Dinner and overnight in the hotel in Essaouira.
Your meals will be prepared by the chef, who will show you the many delights of Moroccan cuisine. The menu will take into account the dietary requirements and allergies of the participants.
The following meals are included:
The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:
Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation
Transfer to and from the airport (Marrakech or Essaouira) to the starting point of the trek
7 nights' accommodation
Horses, equipped for trails, guides
What's not included
Airline tickets and personal expenses
Hammam and massage
How to get there
Arrival by airplane
Transfer to and from the airport (Marrakech or Essaouira) is included. If the plane arrives after the 14:00 there will be a supplement of 40 EUR per person; if the plane arrives after the 17:00 there will be a supplement of 90 EUR.
A reservation requires a deposit of 50% of the total price.
The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
The rest of the payment should be paid 30 days before arrival.