Discover the unique culture of this vibrant country. Ride camels in the Sahara Desert, hike through the rugged reaches of the Atlas Mountains, relax on beaches along the Mediterranean Coast, and take in breathtaking landscapes of the countryside.
Discover the unique culture of this vibrant country as you bask in the artistic ambiance of the white-walled coastal city of Essaouira and wander through the maze of colorful souqs and riads in Marrakech. Ride camels in the Sahara Desert, hike through the rugged reaches of the Atlas Mountains, relax on beaches along the Mediterranean Coast, and take in breathtaking landscapes of the countryside.
High Atlas Mountain Service -- a two-week adventure service program in the villages of the Atlas Mountains. Provide any combination of educational, environmental, infrastructural, or economic service during a week-long homestay. In addition to community service, visit local souqs and riads, relax at Paradise Beach, and hike to Akchour Waterfall.
Moroccan Wanderer -- spend two-weeks of adventuring across Morocco while providing valuable service on the side. Ride camels in the Sahara, homestay in a local village, visit the Todra Gorge, and learn to surf in the Mediterranean.
Judaism in Morocco -- Learn all about the relationship of peace and tolerance between the Muslim and the Jewish communities while seeing Morocco’s amazing natural and cultural wonders. Visit the Museum of Moroccan Judaism in Casablanca, numerous Jewish quarters and Synagogues all over the country, and discover the rich artisanship, cuisine, architecture, customs, and traditions of the Moroccan Jewish community.
Peace, Wander, and Understanding Islam -- Leave Morocco with the tools to take action against the marginalization of Muslim people. Dive deep into the belief system surrounding Islamic faith in Morocco. By taking a look at global issues as they are lived on-the-ground, students will further develop skills sets like critical analysis, creative problem solving, collaboration, and empathy––all essential capabilities for future leaders innovators, social entrepreneurs, and peacemakers.
Advanced Photography Workshop -- Travel across Morocco and develop a portfolio that captures the diversity of the country and your skills as a photographer. Guided by professional photographers, you’ll have both private and group lessons to improve your technique. Explore markets, learn about Berber culture in the high Atlas Mountains, ride a camel through the Sahara, and marvel at the mosques in Marrakech.
For more information about our programs in Morocco, visit http://rusticpathways.com/programs/countries/morocco/