Are you thinking of visiting Marrakech (Marrakesh), but aren’t sure what to see? How many days you should stay in the city? What the Moroccan cuisine is like? The purpose of this travel guide is to answer all your questions on Marrakech and its surroundings.
Why visit Marrakech?
The old capital of Morocco is a magnificent city, packed with things to see and do. Exploring Marrakech will provide you with a fascinating sensorial experience: the colours, tastes and smells will hit you as soon as you get off the plane and remain with you for weeks after your return.
Marrakech is a city that offers tourists numerous exciting activities and cultural visits. And after having explored the city, you can do various day-trips or multi-day trips from Marrakech to Essaouira, Ouarzazate, the Ouzoud Falls and the Ourika Valley.
How to organize your trip?
If you’ve never been to Marrakech or Morocco before, we recommend reading about the city’s history and general information first to get a broad idea about your next destination. Next you could read about the city’s means of transport and its top attractions to organize your trip before getting there.
Still haven’t booked your accommodation?
Marrakech’s popularity as a tourist destination is increasing and the best hotels and riads are quickly fully booked. Reserve in advance and get up to 75% off.
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The best Marrakech travel guide
Introducing Marrakech is the best travel guide of the city. Unlike other guides, we describe it as it really is. We highlight both the positive and negative aspects of the visit, and include information on the city’s safety and security.
The information provided in this guide has been updated in January 2020. If you find a mistake or would like to make a suggestion, please do not hesitate to contact us.