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Squares in Marrakech
Jamaa el-Fnaa
(118)
Gardens in Marrakech
Majorelle Gardens
(51)
Flea Markets in Marrakech
Souks of Marrakech
(49)
Mosques in Marrakech
Koutoubia Mosque
(51)
Neighborhoods in Marrakech
Marrakech Medina
(43)
Historical Monuments in Marrakech
Ben Youssef Madrasa
(27)
Palaces in Marrakech
Bahia Palace
(25)
Gardens in Marrakech
Menara Gardens
(34)
Cemeteries in Marrakech
Saadian Tombs
(25)
Museums in Marrakech
Marrakech Museum
(13)
Ruins in Marrakech
El Badi Palace
(18)
Streets in Marrakech
Bab Agnaou
(8)
Historical Monuments in Marrakech
Wall of Marrakech
(12)
Historical Monuments in Marrakech
Almoravid Koubba
(5)
Airports in Marrakech
Marrakesh Menara Airport
(10)
Squares in Marrakech
Rahba Kedima Square
(4)
Neighborhoods in Marrakech
(2)
Squares in Marrakech
Place des Ferblantiers
(3)
Neighborhoods in Marrakech
Gueliz
(4)
Flea Markets in Marrakech
Souk Foundouk Ouarzazi
(1)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Restaurants in Marrakech
Dar Mimoun
(7)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Chez Chegrouni
(10)
Cafés in Marrakech
Toubkal
(3)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Cafe Argana
(8)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Le Grand Balcon Cafe Glacier
(2)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Cafe Jardin Majorelle
(2)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Dar Moha
(3)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Cafe Des Epices
(7)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Le Marrakchi
(4)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Restaurant El Bahia
Restaurants in Marrakech
Dar Essalam
(4)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Chez Ali
(7)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Les Terrasses de l'Alhambra
(2)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Le Tanjia
(1)
Restaurants in Marrakech
El Waha
(1)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Al Fassia
(2)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Al Baraka Restaurant
(2)
Cafés in Marrakech
Cafe de France
(1)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Chez Brahim
(3)
Restaurants in Marrakech
Le Tobsil
(1)
Travelers to Marrakech often stay here
Hotels in Marrakech
El Azhar Hotel
Hotels in Marrakech
Central Palace Hotel
Hotels in Marrakech
Afriquia Hotel
Hotels in Marrakech
Hotel Les Jardins de L'Agda
Hostels in Marrakech
Riad Monceau
S$235.47
Hostels in Marrakech
Riad Bayti
S$56.84
Hotels in Marrakech
El Ward Hotel
Hotels in Marrakech
Visiteurs Koutoubia Hotel
Hotels in Marrakech
CTM Hotel
Hotels in Marrakech
De la Paix Hotel
Hotels in Marrakech
Belleville Marrakech Hotel
Hotels in Marrakech
Zinoun Hotel
Hotels in Marrakech
Riad El Baraka hotel
Guesthouses in Marrakech
Riad Dar Saba
S$47.09
Hotels in Marrakech
Riad Johenna hotel
Hotels in Marrakech
Riad Tzarra hotel
S$211.11
Hotels in Marrakech
Riad Number 10 hotel
Hotels in Marrakech
Palais Mehdi - Riads Hotel
Hotels in Marrakech
La Sultana Marrakech hotel
S$703.16

All about Marrakech tourism

Marrakech is one of Morocco’s grant Imperial cities and its sprawling medina has changed little in hundreds of years. Recently, Marrakech holidays have grown in popularity thanks to the city’s enticing blend of exoticism and glamour and year-round balmy weather. So let’s get into all that you need to know to enjoy your next holidays to Marrakech!

A visa is required for most western travelers to visit Marrakech, but they are easily available upon arrival at Marrakesh Menara Airport. If it’s your first holiday to Marrakech, it’s highly recommended to coordinate an airport-pickup with your hotel. The city’s medina is vast and maze-like, with many streets having no names at all. Finding your hotel, especially at night, is an amazingly daunting process. If you’re more comfortable with the lay-out of the city, skip the overpriced taxis and take the airport bus headed for Jemaa el-Fnaa.

Jemaa-el Fnaa is a massive square at the entrance to the historic media and a great place to begin your holidays in Marrakech. It’s full of snake charmers, gnaoua musicians, storytellers, food vendors, and locals coming to enjoy the grandest public spectacle in the world. You can’t travel to Marrakech without sampling some of the local fare (especially the roast lamb) at the food stalls in the square. Afterwards, you can head to your Riad (traditional and luxurious Moroccan hotels) in the historic media.

You’ll want to spend a few days of your Marrakech holiday exploring the souks of the medina, eyeing the spices and perhaps haggling over some handmade leather goods or clothing. Visit the Ben Yussef Madrassa or head south of the Koutoubia and see the ancient El Badi Palace, the Bahia Palace, and the stunning Saadian Tombs. But don’t let all the sightseeing keep you from enjoying one of the best parts of Marrakech tourism: simply wandering the media, sipping a mint tea now and again, and enjoying the chaotic souks of one of the unique cities on Earth.