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Textile and Pottery tour

Embark on a captivating journey to discover Morocco’s artistic side, where you will be introduced to its rich history of fine arts, crafts, textiles, and exotic architecture. This unforgettable travel experience focuses on highlighting the country’s vibrant art scene, traditional textile culture, and stunning architecture that makes it truly unique.

This tour takes you on a journey to discover the rich and diverse Moroccan Berber crafts, where the cultures of Berber, Moorish, African, and Arab intersect. You will have the opportunity to participate in hands-on skills and demonstrations of various crafts, including intricate embroidery methods, woodworking, brass etching, creating handmade mosaic tiles, and even making a personal leather bag. Immerse yourself in the local culture and hospitality as you stay in authentic old-style guesthouses (Riads) and savor the delicious Berber cuisine. Meet local artisans in cities like Marrakech, Fes, and Taroudant, and connect with women in cooperatives that are only for females in the Atlas Mountains and along the way in the desert.

On this trip you will also meet with local artists, eat, create, and admire the breathtaking beauty of Morocco.

WHEN TO

March to June, Sept to Nov

COURSE TIME

3Hrs 30Mins from London 10Hrs from NYC

EXPERIENCES CIRCUIT

Marrakech Departure

IDEAL LENGTH

13 Nights

What to Expect

  • In the pottery district of Ain Nokbi meets artisans
  • Weaving workshop of cactus silk
  • A visit to weaving cooperatives
  • Visit the workshop that makes cherry buttons
  • Meet leather artisans at Fes tanneries
  • Mederssa Bouaanania, Tanneries, and Foundouk Nejjarine visit
  • Embroidery workshops with women from the Atlas Mountains
  • Visit Thuya wood cooperative
  • Visit cultural and historical museums
  • Guided visit to all the cities
  • Help from our team on and off the ground
  • Transportation throughout
  • Traditional accommodation budget and luxury
  • Professional photographer and local guide
  • Assistance from our team 24/7