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Authentic Ramadan Experience - Cooking Class & Iftar with a Moroccan family

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You'll start at
Hôtel Tazi
79 Passage Prince Moulay Rachid, Marrakech 40000, MoroccoYour private driver will meet you in front of the famous Hôtel Tazi, not far from the Jemaa el-Fna square
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    Medina of Marrakesh
    Stop: 4 hours -
    After meeting your private driver in front of Hôtel Tazi in the old town 'Medina), you'll head to the western part of Marrakech, where your authentic Ramadan experience will take place, at our main tour guide's family house. First, our guests will immerse themselves in the Moroccan cuisine, and learn how the dishes favored by Marrakchis are made behind the closed kitchens. You'll discover an intimate space full of flavors, spices, aromas.. a space full of life. And the best part ? You're prepare the main elements of the Moroccan Iftar table, which is more than just an evening meal.. A true celebration where locals gather each evening at sunset for a whole month to break their daily fast. You're participate in cooking the the traditional Harira soup, Msemmen, a delicious pan-fried dough, also known as Moroccan pancakes & the famous bubbly-textured Baghrir (AKA pancakes with a thousand holes)... In a good-natured atmosphere, you'll be guided through the whole process and learn the techniques and the recipes you need to become the MasterChef of the Moroccan Ramadan Iftar table!! Please note that all our ingredients are wholesome and freshly selected from local producers everyday! Afterwards, just after sunset, you can enjoy the special Ramadan call (Adhan) for the Maghrib prayer from the roof of the house. You can witness locals rushing into their homes to be on time for the evening meal with their families. You'll then experience something truly unique.. the Iftar with your guest family. It's time to enjoy tasty and hearty meals, and to learn a lot more about the Moroccan culture, customs and even secrets! Be ready for an unforgettable moment!!
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Massira I
Massira I, Marrakech 40140, Morocco
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    Departure Point
    Hôtel Tazi, 79 Passage Prince Moulay Rachid, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
    Departure Time
    4:30 PM
    Return Details
    Massira I, Marrakech 40140, Morocco
    • Certified local expert tour guide
    • English speaking cook
    • Cooking class - Ingredients & Equipment
    • Iftar experience - Meals, drinks, and side dishes
    • Pick-up & drop-off service
    • Gratuities (optional)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We had a very nice stay with the family. The food was delicious, nice atmosphere and people. Definitely recommended!
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    Experience the life of a Marrakech local! We did the walking tour with Yaya and then decided to do this experience which is hosted by his family! We went to his family’s beautiful home, were welcomed by traditional Moroccan tea, and learned how to prepare Moroccan cuisine. We
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    I highly recommend this cooking class, as we had such a wonderful time with the family. Everything was perfectly organized and the food was delicious. We learned a lot that evening - not just about marrocan food, but also about religion and everyday life. The whole family was
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    If traveling to Morocco for the first time, don’t miss the opportunity to meet this wonderful family. As we learned to make a traditional Moroccan meal in a beautiful private home, we learned so much about Moroccan culture and traditions. This is by far one of the best
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    Yesterday I’ve been having dinner with a Moroccan family and it was the best food I had here in Morocco. Our guide Yaya picked us up in his car on time and took us into quarter that you usually don’t see as as tourist. The house of his family was situated in a quiet area and he
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    By: One Life Trips
    375 reviews
    London, United Kingdom
    So. Much. Food!!!
    We had an absolute blast on this food tour. Yaya was brilliant and so much fun. It was an experience trying to
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    Great place to start
    This was an excellent way of getting into to groove in Marrakech and to experience delicious local cuisine. Yayla
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    Verl, Germany
    Wonderfull evening!
    At our first day in Marakesch we booked the food tour with Yaya It was a really nice trip through the Médina with
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    Seattle, Washington
    Delicious and Educational!
    Had a great time going around and tasting foods! It's pretty fast and furious, and while I don't get full easily,
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    John W
    Fantastic tour
    We had a fantastic time with Yaya, he showed us some amazing spots and took us to too many spots to count! We
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    Authentic Moroccan food tour and dinner
    This is an ABSOLUTE MUST DO!! Our guide Yaya was extremely warm, friendly, and knowledgeable! We ate LOTS of food
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    Gloucester, United Kingdom
    Great food tour, a must do in Marrakech
    This was a fantastic food tour, Yaya was our host and he was amazing - he took us to various spots around the
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    Phenomenal food tour with Yahya!
    My brother and I had a food tour with Yahya, where we walked through the medina stopping to eat olives, pastilla,
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    Highly recommended before you brave the souks!
    Our experience for the food tour was top notch. Yahya helped point us to not only the usual Moroccan tastes like
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    City tour Marrakesch
    The guide Jaja was very friendly, his English was very good, he showed us a lot of insites of Marrakesh and we
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    Robin G
    This is no ordinary food tour. Do NOT eat lunch and BOOK THIS TOUR
    We always try to find a food tour on the first or second day in a new city. It is one of the best ways to learn
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    St. John's, Canada
    😋 Moroccan Foodie Nirvana! 😋 Must eat tour!
    Yaya is an incredibly funny and knowledgeable ambassador of 🇲🇦 Morocco! Definitely ask for Him! This tour
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    The review attracted me and they were right Yayah is fantastic you don’t get hassled in the streets and he takes
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    New York City, New York
    Very well organized
    Yahya was a very organized and efficient tour guide. We saw all the highlights and he was incredibly
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    Salerno, Italy
    Amazing food tasting in the city centre
    Jaja was a great guide for an amazing experience, he made us try a lot of food, from pastry to meat dishes. He
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