The Route of the 1000 Kasbahs: Horse Riding Holiday in Morocco

Feb 23 to Mar 2, 2025

The Route of the 1000 Kasbahs: Horse Riding Holiday in Morocco
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Embark on a thrilling horse riding tour in Morocco, ideal for intermediate to advanced riders. Available from November to April, this adventure requires a minimum of 3 participants.

The tour begins and ends in the enchanting palm grove of Skoura in the Ouarzazate region. Experience the magic of encounters with nomads and their herds, ride through a valley bursting with almond blossoms from late January to late February, and marvel at the stunning Kasbahs. Traverse palm groves with views of the snow-capped Atlas mountains in the distance, and explore the surreal moonscapes of stone deserts.

Enjoy a high level of comfort and performance in the bivouacs, which include a food tent, shower tent with hot water, and a toilet tent. This tour promises an unforgettable adventure through Morocco’s diverse and breathtaking landscapes.

About The Host
Sophie and Najib

Sophie and Najib


She discovered Morocco on horseback and has never left it since! She practiced horse riding at club level for 15 years and then started to discover the world on horseback. She has also led many horse rides along the bridle paths of France. She ensures coordination and logistics, takes on the role of Webmaster, and accompanies some trials. She will be able to inform you about the camps, the trails, the team, and the horses (their character, what you need to know when riding a stallion …). She manages all booking requests and will help you to organize your stay with us.


Najib was born and grew up in a small village on the outskirts of Essaouira and has an unrivaled knowledge of the area. His training and passion for horses began at the age of 14 when he began working for the French society, UCPA. During this 4year period, he gained experience leading many horse riding holidays. He then furthered upon this experience by working at The Palmeraie horse riding center in Marrakech for 3 years. It was there where he gained his professional qualifications. He then decided to return to his home town where he now organizes horse rides and trails around the local area. With his calm and gentle nature, he will astonish you with his professionalism and local knowledge which he will impart to you through the course of your activity.


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