14 places to see and visit on your trip to Marrakech in Morocco

Jemaa El Fna Square in Marrakech in Morocco

Marrakech It is a city that offers incredible attractions.

In addition to Watch monuments, your visit will focus on feeling the great atmosphere that the city has, which you will find concentrated mainly in its famous Jemaa El Fna square.

The city of Marrakech maintains that exotic environment that we find so attractive to Europeans.

Jemaa El Fna Square in Marrakech in Morocco

But at the same time it is a very tourist city, undoubtedly the most tourist in Morocco, with the double facet that this characteristic has.

On the one hand, hotels of a level consistent with the needs of tourists, from charming riads to luxury hotels.

Also a wide and varied offer of restaurants, as well as shops where to buy the most typical souvenirs, which you will find inthe Medina and, above all, in its huge Souk.

And on the other, an excess of tourists at certain times of the year, in addition to prices many times higher than those you can find in other cities in Morocco.

What to see in Marrakech

Here is a list of topics that will let you know what to see and visit on your trip to Marrakech, with the best tips for visit the Medina, the souks and the European neighborhoods of this beautiful city of Morocco.

Souks of Marrakech in Morocco

This list becomes an essential tool to help you plan your trip to Marrakech.

At the outset, we suggest the five visits that should be essential in your tour of the Medina, as well as a selection of tours and excursions to be made in Marrakech and its surroundings.

5 essential visits in the Medina of Marrakech

Tours and excursions in Marrakech and surroundings

Practical advice for the day to day of your visit to Marrakech

15 Marrackech photo galleries

Sunset atmosphere at Jemaa El Fna square in Marrakech

Jemaa El Fna Square

Jemaa El Fna Square is the nerve center of Marrakech, where you will find the greatest atmosphere, both during the day and at dusk.

This square will be a place that you will visit several times during your stay in this Moroccan city, a true meeting point for tourists, with very different attractions.

Your visit to Marrakech will be incomplete if you do not sit in one of the many terraces of the square to have a tea and enjoy the atmosphere of the square, or do not dine in one of the beach bars that are installed there every night.

Koutoubia Mosque, great icon of Marrakech

What to see and do in the Jemaa El Fna square in Marrakech

Terraces in Jemaa El Fna Square to enjoy panoramic views

Snakes, gouache and other exotic characters in Jemaa El Fna Square

Dine cheap at the beach bars of Jemaa El Fna square

Photo Gallery of Jemaa El Fna Square

Moroccan architecture in the palace of the Bay of Marrakech

Bahia Palace

The Bahia Palace is one of the most interesting corners of Marrakech to see the excellence of the moroccan architecture.

Palacio de la Bahía, a work of Moroccan architecture

- Tours and guided tours in Marrakech
- 3-day excursion to Merzouga desert
- 2-day Zagora desert excursion
- Quad tour and camel ride
- Excursion to the waterfalls of Ouzoud
- Excursion to Essaouira
- Dinner and Show at Casa Alí

Dar Si Said Palace

In the very beautiful Dar Si Sai palace of the late nineteenth century that you find in the Medina of Marrakech you can visit a Moroccan art exhibition.

The visit is worth it both for the exhibition exhibition and to enjoy the corners of this example of Moroccan architecture.

Dar Si Said Palace, Moroccan art museum

Madrasa Ben Youssef in the medina of Marrakech in Morocco

Madrasa Ben Youssef

Madrasa Ben Youssef is one of the essential visits in the Medina of Marrakech for the beauty of its architecture.

This ancient Koranic school It occupies a building built in the 16th century, and it highlights its large central courtyard as well as the lavish decoration of all its corners.

Madrasa Ben Youssef in the Medina

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Marrakech Museum

The exhibition of the so-called Marrakech museum is actually a pretext to visit and stroll through the beautiful building of the Menbhi Palace.

Also with a huge central courtyard, on your visit to the Marrakech museum you will see beautiful rooms and a great artistic wealth in its architecture.

Marrakech Museum at the Menbhi Palace

Kuba Ba Aduin

This building is a historical curiosity because it is the last vestige that remains in Marrakech of Almoravid art.

Kuba Ba Adyin in the Medina

Souks of Marrakech in Morocco

Souks of the Marrakech medina

An essential on your trip to Marrakech, and where you will spend many hours during your stay, are the Souks, true commercial center of the city, with a great life that extends through a huge diversity of corners.

What to see on a walk through the Zocos of the Medina of Marrakech

6 useful tips on how to haggle in the Zocos de la Medina

Kasba of Marrakech

Kasba is the old one fortified enclosure of military use that was inside the medina of Marrakech, and in that area today you find several interesting corners.

Bab Agnaou Gate in the Kasbah of Marrakech

Kasba Mosque in the Medina of Marrakech

Room of the Twelve Columns in the Saadies Tombs in Marrakech

Saadian tombs in the Kasba

In the Kasba, old walled enclosure of the medina of Marrakech, you find various places of interest, especially the Saadian tombs whose art remained hidden for centuries

Saadian tombs in the Kasbah of Marrakech

El Badí Palace in Kasba

In the Kasbah of Marrakech you can visit the remains of the el badí palace It was built at the end of the 16th century, which was to be the greatest and most luxurious palace that had ever been built in Morocco.

El Badí Palace in Kasba

Wall of the Medina of Marrakech in Morocco

Other corners in the Medina of Marrakech

Marrakech Medina Wall

Tinsmith's Square in the Medina of Marrakech

Photo Gallery of corners, alleys and shops of the Medina of Marrakech

Sleep in a riad in the Medina of Marrakech

One of the attractions of a trip to Marrakech is to sleep in one of the lovely riad You find in the Medina.

These are old medina houses enabled as a comfortable hotel with very few rooms.

Accommodation in a riad in the Medina of Marrakech

Majorelle Garden in Marrakech

Majorelle garden in the European district

In the European quarter of Marrakech you can visit the Majorelle garden, which surrounds the house that in this Moroccan city owned since 1980 the designer Ives Saint Laurent.

Majorelle Garden in Marrakech

Ali House in Marrakech

A classic among tourists who visit Marrakech is the Ali house, tourist enclave located on the outskirts of the city where you can have dinner and see folk shows and a great ecuestr displayand.

Dinner at Casa Alí with folk and equestrian shows

Marrakech Medina in Morocco

Tours and excursions in Marrakech

Finally, if instead of visiting this city on your own you prefer to do some guided visit or sign up for a tour around, here is complete information about tours in Marrakech.

In addition to a guided tour of the medina, you have excursions to nearby places such as the coastal city of Essaouira, to the traditional villages of Ourika Valley or to Ouarzazate, which is the Kasbas region and the door of the Sahara desert.

And in order to choose the accommodation for your trip, here you have access to booking.com for search hotel in Marrakech.

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