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Zouina Cheval

The company Zouina Cheval was born in 2006 from a common passion for the horse world. Sophie and Najib, lovers of nature and wide-open spaces, have set up great horse riding holidays to make you discover Morocco under the best conditions.

Our Franco-Moroccan company meets all local legal and safety requirements. We are listed in the Commercial Register and our license number is the 47218562.

People behind Zouina Cheval


She discovered Morocco on horseback and has never left it since! She practiced horse riding at club level for 15 years and then started to discover the world on horseback. She has also led many horse rides along the bridle paths of France. She ensures coordination and logistics, takes on the role of Web master and accompanies some trails. She will be able to inform you about the camps, the trails, the team and the horses (their character, what you need to know when riding a stallion …). She manages all booking requests and will help you to organize your stay with us.

Director & Coordinator
For all inquiries or booking (She speaks French and English) :

Sophie Zouina Cheval


Najib was born and grew up in a small village on the outskirts of Essaouira and has an unrivalled knowledge of the area. His training and passion for horses began at the age of 14 when he began working for the French society, UCPA. During this 4year period he gained experience leading many horse riding holidays. He then furthered upon this experience by working at The Palmeraie horse riding center in Marrakech for 3 years. It was there were he gained his professional qualifications. He then decided to return to his home town where he now organizes horse rides and trails around the local area. With his calm and gentle nature, he will astonish you with his professionalism and local knowledge which he will impart to you through the course of your activity.

Director & Guide
For information on horse rides or to book (He speaks Arabic, Berber and French) :

Najib Zouina Cheval