Your Retreat includes:
Arrival in Morocco. We’ll pick you up at Marrakech airport and transfer you to our home for the week. Upon your arrival at Peacock Pavilions, you’ll have a chance to relax and unwind. Once the entire group is assembled, we’ll enjoy a welcome reception with canapes, and cocktails. Cocktail hour will be followed by dinner at our hotel.
Start your day with Lauren’s energizing yoga class in Peacock Pavilion’s tented yoga platform. After Savasana, enjoy breakfast in the sun. Once nourished you will be transferred to the Medina for a guided tour of the sights, sounds and tastes of Marrakesh. Get ready to shop in the souks of Morocco! Explore on your own for lunch, or ask our guides for recommendations. After some tea at Winston Churchill’s favorite spot, the group will head back to Peacock Pavillions for a light dinner. Afterward, enjoy a movie in the cool evening air at the outdoor cinema.
AM yoga to brighten your spirits, followed by breakfast at Peacock Pavilions. After breakfast you will have free time to lounge by the pool, stroll through acres of olive groves that surround, write in your journal and reflect. Lunch at Peacock Pavilions is included. The afternoon will feature an optional yoga workshop with Lauren or more opportunity to bask in the sunshine. The evening will begin with a henna party and cocktails, followed by a ride to town for dinner and belly dancing!
The morning routine continues with yoga and a delicious breakfast. After breakfast we’ll head into town to visit Yves Saint Laurent’s garden, Majorelle. Find your own gem for lunch in the Gueliz followed by maybe another stop at the souk to pick up some local memorabilia and test out your bargaining skills once again. Dinner will be on the main square, as a group or on your own.
For the early-risers there will be a sunrise yoga class with Lauren followed by an early breakfast. After breakfast you will visit the seaside town of Essouira where we’ll be going camel riding! After you’ve tamed your beast of burden, enjoy a free day strolling through this charming town. The group will meet for a late-night transfer back to Marrakesh.
Time to REALLY unwind. After morning yoga and breakfast, spend some time relaxing in our Moroccan paradise. Enjoy an optional yoga workshop with Lauren followed by a late lunch at Peacock Pavillions. Afterward, cars will be waiting to take you to a local hammam, or spa. Enjoy traditional relaxation and hospitality as you get pampered Moroccan style. After rejuvenating, there will be a farewell dinner complete with local wines in the dining tent at Peacock Pavilions. A time to reflect and share the week’s experiences.
Before heading on your way, enjoy some yoga with Lauren and one last breakfast in style. After big hugs and teary goodbyes, transportation will be waiting to send you on the next leg of your journey.