Attractions in and around Marrakech
Marrakech is one of the most exciting cities in Morocco. The Ochre city has a lot to offer, from cultural visits, to gastronomic experiences and shopping for crafts and spices. Its colours and its one of a kind atmosphere makes of this city a truly unique place.
Activities in Marrakech
Marrakech is incredibly rich of cultural places, traditional architectures, history and gastronomy. The alleys in the Medina will immerse anyone into another world with plenty of surprises and discoveries. Visiting this city full of life and traditions will create long lasting memories.
Discovery of the souks and Jemaa El Fna
Jemaa El Fna square is the most iconic place of Marrakech. You will find the Moroccan folklore in every corner, from the snake charmers, to the dates merchants, fresh juices and grilled food stands. It is not a surprise that this square was classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2001.
Continue your Marrakchi adventure by entering the maze that are all the small alleys around Jemaa El Fna. In the souk your will find treasures of Moroccan craftsmanship such as the famous slippers or colourful fabrics and tiles, and a variety of spices. You can also find small terraces where you will be able to taste a mint tea while enjoying the spectacle that is the Moroccan way of life.
Taking a tour of the city on camelback will also be a real pleasure both for children and adults.
It is impossible to list all the places to visit within the Ochre city. Here are the main ones: