50 HOUR ADVANCED TRAINING: BUSINESS OF RETREATS & YOGA FOR PURPOSE RETREATS FAQs
1. What are the training dates?
Training Start Date: Feb 2nd with morning practice. Arrival Date at Maroc Surf Camp is February 1st
2. What airport should I be flying into?
Closest Airport is Agadir Airport, which is 40 minutes from Maroc Surf Camp. Airport transfer provided free of charge. You can fly into Marrakech Airport, which is 4 hours away. If you chose that option we can arrange an airport transfer for you but there will be a cost for that.
3. Do I need a visa to travel to Morocco?
U.S. Citizens do NOT need a visa for Morocco. You will be given a 60-day visa on arrival.
4. What are the Accommodations during the training?
The training will take place at Maroc Surf Camp is a Surf and Yoga Camp in Tamaraght, Morocco. This is a small coastal town on the south east coast of the country. There are several surf and yoga camps in the surrounding area and miles of beach. The vibe is low key and populated primarily by surfers, wanna-be surfers, and yogis who want to surf.
5. What is the cost of the training?
Training price is $1250 and includes: Shared Accommodation at Maroc Surf Camp, Breakfast and Dinner Daily, trip to Souk (Local Market), twice daily yoga with Marina and Anayra.
6. More about Business of Retreat Training:
This training is designed to run as a retreat and to give the participants the ability to really understand the business of putting together and running a retreat. We will have 2 yoga classes daily, have a volunteer (service) element, explore themes, finances, and promotion of retreats, and also get to explore the area with a trip to the Souk (market) and much more.
7. Additional Retreat Component:
We have added an additional component to this 50-hour training, which is an option to extend the retreat portion into 2 nights in Marrakech. On Feb 6th, the group will transfer to Marrakech to spend 2 nights in the colorful bustling city. As a group we will participate in a cooking class and visit the famous markets, and you will have time to explore the ancient inner city of Medina.
8. The additional cost for this portion will be $500, including:
-2 nights accommodation in a traditional Marrakech RIad
-Transfer to Marrakech
-Airport transfer for departure
-Surf Lesson at Maroc Surf Camp
-Hiking Trip to Paradise Valley
-Volunteer afternoon with local students in Taghazout
9. Retreat Costs without the teacher training hours $1400
-7 night accommodations in both Maroc Surf Camp (5 nights) and Marrakech (2 nights)
-Breakfast and Dinner at Maroc Surf Camp and Breakfast in Marrakech
-Twice Daily Yoga with Anayra and Marina
-Surf Lesson with Maroc Surf Camp
-Visit to Souk (Market)
-Hike to Paradise Valley
-Volunteering in Local School
-Transport to Marrakech
-Cooking class in Marrakech and trip to Markets