Marrakech: Cooking Class with Local Market Visit

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Activities Culinary & nightlife Wheelchair accessible Reseller exclusions Workshops & classes Medium-risk activities Cooking classes

Learn to cook Moroccan cuisine with a local chef in Marrakech. Visit the local market to buy fresh ingredients and prepare a traditional mint tea.


  • Discover the secrets of Moroccan cuisine during a cooking class
  • Visit the local market to buy fresh ingredients for your cooking class
  • Learn how to prepare a traditional mint tea and enjoy the ritual
  • Prepare a typical Moroccan meal with the help of a local chef
  • Enjoy the meal you prepared with your group after the class


Join Khmisa and Kawtar, two Moroccan women, chefs, food lovers, and passionate about cooking and involving people in Moroccan culture from a local perspective. Enjoy a meal at Khmisa's workshop, a riad in the heart of the Medina of Marrakech in the pure Moroccan cuisine tradition and in a family and warm atmosphere. Meet your hosts, Khmisa and Kawtar, at Khmisa's workshop, a riad in the heart of the Medina of Marrakech. Specialized in Moroccan cuisine and pastry, Khmisa has worked for several renowned hotel establishments in Morocco and abroad and for different Moroccan restaurants and catering services. After discussing your food allergies and restrictions, head to the local food market (souk), away from the touristy side of Marrakech. Take a short walk through the souk to buy the fresh groceries in the middle of the market stalls filled with spices and local traditions. Once arriving home, be welcomed with a traditional mint tea and learn all the steps of the ritual making before starting the cooking session. The menu will be composed of the most typical Moroccan dishes, including starters, a main course, and one dessert. Start the preparation of the dishes as a team, involving everyone in and understanding the secrets of Moroccan cuisine and spices. After the cooking, have time to taste the fruit of everything made for a delicious meal.


Local market tour Cooking class with Khmisa and Kawtar All cooking ingredients Traditional mint tea preparation and tasting Meal of prepared dishes

Important Information

  • Our drivers and guides are primarily bilingual in English and French. Limited availability for other languages.

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