Marrakech is Morocco's main tourist destination, thanks in large part to its monuments, the characteristic atmosphere of its streets, its weather and its varied and spectacular cuisine.
The city has nearly a thousand years of history and today with more than a million and half inhabitants. It's also one of the imperial cities of Morocco together with Fez, Rabat and Meknes.
Declared a World Heritage Site in 1985, is where we find many of the main attractions of the city as the Jemaa el Fna, Marrakech Museum, Medersa Ben Youssef, the Royal Palace and its big wall, the mosque and the palace of the Bay , Dar Si Said or the big Badi Palace.
Jemaa el Fna
It's the main square of Marrakech and is one of the best attraction of this great city, it's common to find acrobats, musicians, snake charmers, storytellers and generally all kinds of people who live by entertaining the visitors to the square and are mixed with sellers of all kinds of items. Every day at nightfall, the square is transformed into a large market with hundreds of food stalls which are visited by thousands people every day for eating.
It is one of the most popular places of the city is noted for its stores distributed in dozens of streets with all type of items we can imagine, its smells, its peculiar environment, etc. .. As anywhere in Marrakech, in the souk you can also haggle with shops.
This twelfth century mosque is the largest in Marrakech, stands out for its beautiful architecture and a height of 69 meters. The entry is only allowed to Muslims.
This grand palace was built in the nineteenth century with more than 150 rooms. It was built with the intention of being the world's most impressive palace. The roofs of the rooms and the Courtyard of Honor are its main attractions.
Museum of Marrakech
The museum is located in a large nineteenth century palace, housing collections of weapons and historical and traditional objects of Morocco. It’s definitely one of the biggest attractions of Marrakech.
The Palm Grove
The palm grove of Marrakech is a great area with more than 100 thousand palm trees, is the source of wood and dates palm for the city. This place has become a tourist destination with luxury hotels and homes.
Many people who travel to Marrakech also choose visiting places of great natural interest as impressive Ouzoud Waterfalls, Ourika Valley or excursions to the Sahara desert.
On ebooking.com you can book hotels in Marrakech at the best price and pay directly at the hotel with our Post-Pay accommodations.