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Marrakech Marathon

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  • Duration: 4 days
  • Departs: January 25, 2019
  • Price: €465

Running a (semi) marathon in the royal city of Marrakech with its medieval walls and houses of red clay and enjoying a visit in a traditional Hammam the next day.

  • Running a (semi) marathon in the royal city of Marrakech with its medieval walls and houses of red clay.
  • In the background a blue sky with the white snow peaks of the Atlas Mountains.
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Good to know

  • This special trip is organized with an experienced tour leader from Europe who ran the semi marathon himself in 2007, 2009, and 2010.
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Day 1

Visit Marrakech

Today we relax and acclimatize. And we have time to visit the magic’s of Marrakech: old palaces, the small alleys of the souks and the famous ‘Jardins des Majorelles’. And we will visit “le village du Marathon”.

Overnight in Marrakech: – Riad hotel.

Day 2

Getting our starting numbers and discovering the circuit in Marrakech

Today we have more time to discover Marrakech and the running circuit. Tomorrow we will run – In sh‘allah!

Overnight in Marrakech: – Riad hotel.

Day 3

(1/2) Marathon du Marrakech

Today is the day … The start for the semi is at 08h00 and for the complete one at 09h00 Avenue de la Ménera. After the running we can relax in the ‘hammam’ = Moroccan bathhouse with a good massage!

Overnight in Marrakech: – Riad hotel.

Day 4

Free to visit Marrakech

Or start your excursion (1 or 2-days) to the Atlas Mountains: berber villages & valleys which you can extend to a 4 day winter climb up to the highest mountain of Morocco.

4 day Marathon ‘package’ = including:

  • Airport transfers
  • 3 nights in a nice Riad hotel in the old medina of Marrakech, in one of the quiet alleys close to Jemaa el Fna.
  • After the running on Sunday a ‘’hammam” visit (Moroccan bathhouse) with a good massage (30 min).
  • Experienced tour leader-Hans Perik-who participated in the Semi Marathon in 2007, 2009, 2010&2013.
  • More nights in Marrakech: € 75 per night double room incl. breakfast, single room € 60 per night.