Travel back to a slower time of aromatic mint tea and sun-drenched bazaars overflowing with colors and flavours. With its year-round sunshine and majestic nuptial traditions, Morocco is the perfect place to rejoice with your loved one as you take your first steps as a married couple. Whether you picture your honeymoon on a tranquil beach, within a blooming Andalusian garden, or surrounded by the Atlas mountains, revel in the romance of a splendid getaway!
From palatial resorts to sumptuous Riads, your honeymoon can be as ornate or simple as you desire, and we can include elements of Moroccan traditions from the hammam ritual to the henna ceremony and Aissawa music. With an international team of travel professionals and a breadth of experience in curated luxury travel, Experience Morocco is committed to making your honeymoon a huge success!
With international airports in all of its main cities, Morocco is easily accessible from the US as well as Europe. From lavishly palatial resorts to sumptuous and understated Riads, you also have a large choice of places you can visit during your honeymoon. The following slides present a few of the sites for the backdrop of your idyllic getaway.
The small seaside towns of Cabo Negro, Fnideq and Mdiq are the epitome of Morocco’s Northern part of the country. Here, azure skies meet beautiful Mediterranean waters to create a slice of paradise you won’t soon forget!
Tangier’s charms have inspired artists, writers and travelers from Henri Matisse to Tennessee Williams. With a beautiful bay overlooking the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier offers the perfect backdrop to your Mediterranean honeymoon . The city features several world-class resorts, a beautiful art scene as well as sumptuous beaches.
Nicknamed the Ochre City, Marrakech is an established destination for romantic getaways. The city’s charming alleyways, splendid colours and scents will awaken your senses to a delightful world where modern culture sits just on the other side of 11th century walls.
The beauty and diversity of the Atlas is breathtaking. Its mix of berber villages, deep lush valleys and blooming flowers give way to an idyllic scenery.
Essaouira’s windswept beaches and easy-going charm provide the perfect site for an authentic, laid-back honeymoon. The narrow paths of the Old Quarter are dotted with beautiful blue doors and whitewashed buildings. Behind the 18th century walls, artisan workshops and winding alleyways embody the charms of an intimate city straight out of the Arabian Nights!
The Newlyweds relax during the traditional Hammam bath. Authentic black soap and purifying scrubs give rise to incredible scents of eucalyptus, honey and orange blossom. The peaceful, invigorating atmosphere sets the tone for a sumptuous honeymoon
The henna ceremony or "Henna" is traditionally held in the presence of family and friends. The bride’s hands are adorned with a traditional tattoo made of Henna and herbal essences. The symbolic virtues of henna in a Moroccan honeymoon is to bring health, prosperity and success to the newlyweds.
The "Aissawa" are known for their polyrhythmic spiritual music, which generally comprises songs accompanied by percussion and dance. Aissawa dances are a symbol of good luck and prosperity, as the group brings together traditional music and dances to invite the participants to a state of elation
Moroccan honeymoons are known for their exotic dishes and treats to the senses. Traditionally, gourmet delicacies include pastilla (chicken puff pastry with almonds, sugar and cinnamon), Mashwi (baby lamb), Tajine (meat with prunes and almonds), and Couscous.
Breakfast in bed is nice, but a Moroccan brunch with your better half can be a blissful experience! Traditionally, the “Sbouhi” or post-wedding brunch brings together family and friends; however, you may as well enjoy a private Moroccan brunch buffet by the pool of your private Ryad!
Gnawa music is a rich repertoire of African mystic songs and rhythms. Its well preserved heritage combines ritual poetry with traditional music and dancing. Enjoy a tribal dance under the starry sky of Marrakech!
Savour a romantic sunset with your better half on board of a fantastic hot air balloon complete with chocolate covered strawberries and champaign!
Morocco is known for its delicious cuisine, and Essaouira, Tangier and Marrakech have plenty of romantic restaurants. They are also the places to try your hand at cooking during a private workshop with your partner. Our private cooking workshop will take you on a sensory adventure to discover, taste, and learn Morocco’s delicious cuisine.
Enjoy a quintessential Moroccan experience on the back of camel, through the rugged landscapes around Marrakech or the Saharan dunes. For those who haven’t ridden a camel before, the experience of getting on and off the camel is a sensation unlike any other!
Embark on a Saharan adventure to sandboard down the dunes, watch the sunset on camelback, and enjoy a magical night under the stars from your private bedouin camp
With a wide array of international restaurants, clubs, and cabarets featuring world-class entertainment, Morocco’s nightlife offers something for everyone and we will go above and beyond to make sure you have the best time once the sun goes down!
We can organize your honeymoon in a range of world-class accommodations from upscale resorts to intimate riads. We partner with leading 5* providers that represent the very best of Moroccan hospitality, service, and local architecture in each city. If you opt for a trip to the desert, you’ll also spend a night in a privatized camp of Nomad-style tents in the Sahara.
You will travel in spacious SUVs or luxury vans to ensure a pleasant and comfortable ride at all times. Our professional drivers move in convoy, with radio contact connecting the vehicles to ensure smooth communications and flexibility to accommodate the pace to your particular preferences in terms of driving time and stops along the way.
The meals on the trip are designed to give you a taste of the best that Moroccan gastronomy has to offer in the different regions that we will be visiting. We work closely with restaurants, caterers, and local grocery shops to accommodate any dietary restrictions or preferences that you may have throughout the trip.
We’ve organized events ranging from small team offsites for 10 people all the way to large conferences for over 150 participants. Please contact us discuss the particulars of your honeymoon celebration, and we’ll be glad to assist.
We’d love to assist you with your Wedding planning. You can contact us by filling out the form below or give us a call at +1 718 514 2746. Thanks and we look forward to seeing you in Morocco!