When: Winter 2016: December 27, 2016 to January 8, 2017
(Bring in the New Year with fireworks and camels in the Merzouga sand dunes!)
Summer 2017: – May 13 to May 28
– July 1 to July 16
– July 20 to August 4
– August 8 to August 23
Program Cost: $900.00 for Winter Program and $975.00 for All Summer Programs (2 months before individual program start date, i.e. October 27 for a December 27 start date, after this date the price increases to $1175.00)**
Program Cost Includes: All program and registration fees, cultural activities, airport pickup and drop-off, all transportation costs, hotels in Marrakesh, all room, board, and meals in site, and weekend excursion to Merzouga including hotels and camel trek.
Volunteer Expenses: Transportation to and from Morocco, airport taxi/shuttle, international health insurance, lunch on excursion days, and meals on travel days to and from Marrakesh.
*Volunteers should arrive at the Marrakesh Menara (RAK) Airport on the first day listed for their respective program and will be met by SSO staff. The official departure date with airport drop-off is the last date listed for the program, but if volunteers would like to extend their stay and explore Marrakesh and the surrounding areas at their own expense, SSO staff is available for further assistance.
**SSO encourages early registration and payment for volunteers to reserve their spots. The discounted price for summer programs will end approximately 2 months before their respective start dates.