Flavors of Marrakech: 10 Tastings Food tour

Flavors of Marrakech: 10 Tastings Food tour

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( 25 reviews ) star Food tour Marrakech 1 - 8 watch_later 4 hours
  • Savor 10 mouthwatering tastings
  • Smell Morocco’s exotic spices
  • Watch artisans preparing food
  • Experience the tea ritual at a local cafe
  • See buyers and sellers haggle in the market
  • Privately guided by your favorite host

You will meet here: Mellah

What you can expect

Are you ready to savor the best of the Marrakech flavor? On this private tour, locals foodie selected for you culinary specialties that you don’t want to miss! Be impressed by the sights, scents and savory flavors of beautiful Marrakech.

You’ll start your tour in Mellah with an introduction about city’s market history. Take a stroll through the market where stalls groan under the weight of fresh fruit, meat, poultry and vegetables. Watch artisans making a local pastry and get a glimpse of how locals haggle in the market.

Start experiencing new flavors and enjoy tastings like sweet pastries or the traditional charcoal-baked tagine. Ask your local guide about the different types of tagines and the secrets of cooking it. You’ll take home with you a unique souvenir ever: a local recipe! Before moving to your next stop, refresh yourself with a delicious almond drink that it’s one of the delicacies that locals adore.

Head to the souks and explore some of the side streets to discover food stops often missed by travelers. Marvel at the vendors’ stalls and be amazed by the colors and flavors that you can find there. Try some of the wares on offer including juicy olives and sweet dates. Your private guide can tell you about the variety of dates and olives that you’re trying, just ask all your burning questions.

Continue to the maze-like streets of the Medina and see how a méchoui maker prepares the spit-roasted whole lamb or sheep in a pit oven. Visit a very hidden restaurant to try even more delicious tastings such as tangia and kofte served with freshly baked bread. Take in the smells of saffron, cumin, and fresh herbs and impress your taste buds with exotic flavors.

At the next stop, you’ll sample three different types of salads made from fresh local ingredients. Enjoy the magnificent view from the rooftop of this cozy cafe and ask you private guide more details about the places you’ve visited.

End your tour in Moroccan style, in a unique establishment and sip a glass of mint tea together with your favorite local. Admire the beautiful courtyard and the traditional Moroccan decorations such as rugs, mosaics lamps, and fountains. Learn about the tradition and habits of drinking tea, while listening to the local stories that your host prepared just for you.

Take a look at the hosts’ videos and choose your favorite one. Your private guide can customize the tour to fit your preferences, just get in touch with them. They can’t wait to take you on this unique food journey!


This is the plan

Tasting 1
Start sweet with almond filling traditional pastries in a local bakery
Tasting 2
Get lost between mountains of dates and choose your favourite mix!
Tasting 3
Drink a fresh Almond Juice or Avocado juice while observing the trading on the dry fruit street
Tasting 4, 5, 6
Try out 3 styles of delicious and colorful Moroccan salads in a beautiful cafe where you can have a rooftop view on the busy souks streets
Tasting 7
Let yourself driven by the smell of olive oil to the olives paradise! You can choose your own flavours and try out everything!
Tasting 8
Get ready for delicious meat: try out the Moroccan meatball called Kofte, with home-made tomatoes sos
Tasting 9
The queen of the menu: Tanjia, originally from Marrakech, soft slow-cooked meat ready to delight your senses
Tasting 10
End the tour in style with mint tea & cookies in one of the most beautiful riads in Marrakech: stunning architecture and great atmosphere.

Feel free to personalize this offer with the host of your choice

Food tour details

Type
Private Food tour
Mode of transport
Walkingtour
Duration
4 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 8 persons
Meeting point
Mellah
Guest pick-up
no
Confirmation
instant confirmation
Cancellation
  • checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
  • closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date

What's included
checkPrivate guide
checkMeals
check2 non alcoholic drinks
Not included
Extra drinks

about Withlocals Originals

  • Experience the heart
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  • With the host of
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  • Private. Affordable.
    And 100% You.

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How it works:

  1. 1 Choose the theme of your tour.
  2. 2 Pick your favorite local as your private guide.
  3. 3 Let your guide personalize anything you like.

Done

Now you can enjoy the true heart of the city in the most personal and unique way.