Technical Tour

One day technical tour will be organised on December 5, 2003. The programme of the tour is as follows:

Friday, December 5, 2003

09:00 Busses leave from Sheraton Marrakech
09:30 Barrage Lalla Takerkoust
(Visit to the dam, its impacts to urbanisation and land issues)
10:30 Guemmassa Mining Center
(Visit to the mines and factory)
11:30 Leave to Ourika Valley
(Visit on the way new urban settlements in Tahnaouate and gardens in Ourika Valley)
13:00 Lunch at La Kasba Restaurant in Ourika
15:30 Leave from Ourika Valley
16:30 Visit to Teleprocessing Center of Ain Beqal
(Control of the canal waterway)
18:30 Back to the hotel

Registration on the web via registration form. Fee of 50 EUR includes transfers, lunch and guides.

Sightseeing and
Post-Conference Tours

The social tour programme includes:

Sightseeing tours - 3 hours - daily

Sightseeing to the old Medina of Marrakech will be organised on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The sightseeing will last about three hours including the main attractions of the city. The tour will close at the famous Jmaa El Fna Square. Tickets 10 EUR can be purchased at the registration desk on the conference venue.

Sigtseeing tour - full day - Monday December 1 and Saturday December 6

This tour is scheduled for Monday December 1 and Saturday December 6 so that the participants can select the day that best suits to their programme. The fee of 20 EUR includes transfers, entrance fees and the guide. Registration on the web via registration form.

This programme will shed light on the glorious history of Morocco and particulary that of Marrakech City. By visiting the main monuments of the city participants will be able to trace back to the history of the dynasties that reigned Morocco.



  • The Coranic School or La Medersa Ben Youssef
  • Saadien Tombs
  • The Almoravides Koba
  • Marrakech Museum
  • Dar Bacha Laglaoui
  • Bahia Palace
  • El Badie Palace
  • La Koutoubia Tower


Visit to the antique part of the city "Old Medina" with its antique dealers, souks, souveniers, and the famous Jmaa El Fna Square.


End of the tour

Optional tours

In addition to technical tour and social tours mentioned in the programme and registration form, following tours will be available. To book please contact A.S. Voyages that is more than willing to help you on the details of the tour programme, timing etc.

  • Half day visit to the souks
    • price: MAD 150
  • Shopping tour
    • price: MAD 150
  • Full day excursion to Ourika Valley
    • includes the visit and lunch in a village
    • price: MAD 325
  • Asni-Ouirgane Valley
    • 1 day, including lunch
    • 80 km from Marrakech
    • price: MAD 325
  • Visit to the City of Essaouira
    • 1 day, including lunch
    • 200 km from Marrakech
    • price: MAD 385
  • Visit to t he City of Ouarzazate
    • 1 day, including lunch
    • 200 km from Marrakech
    • price: MAD 465
  • Henna party for ladies
    • price: MAD 170
  • Hammam party
    • price: MAD 180
  • Camel ride in the palmgrove
    • price: MAD 300
  • Half day carting
    • price: MAD 550
  • Cascade d' ouzoud
    • lunch included
    • price: MAD 405
  • Full day piste bérbere with 4x4
    • 1 day, including meals
    • price: MAD 740

Prices include:

  • Meals according the programme in a restaurant
  • Transportation by car or minivan (air conditioned)
  • English speaking guide escort for the whole tour
  • Entrance fees to monuments visited
  • Taxes and services
  • A.S. Voyages assistance

Not included:

Drinks, extras and all items not mentioned above.

For booking please contact:

A.S Voyages
Mr Adil Bahmane or Mlle Chafika Zoubdane
26, Avenue Allal Fassi Apt 16, 1er Etage Menara
Tel. + 212 44 30 29 05 /25
Fax + 212 44 30 29 38
Mobile: + 212 61 34 16 68