Top Marrakech attaractions, activites & things to do
What a great about Marrakech
Marrakesh is one of the most luxurious tourist destinations, located at the foot of Atlas Mountains and close to the Sahara desert. Marrakesh Medina, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is known as the old city where there are a plenty of different traditional stuff, museums, artworks, old fascinated clothes, artifacts, nuts, dried fruits etc. Djemma el-Fna Square is the most popular and famous square in Marrakesh where you can enjoy traditional musicians, snake charmers, storytelling, and random acrobat. You can also find veiled ladies doing traditional Hanna, as well as men with funny chained monkeys. On the other hand, many sweet drinks are offered in the square, including Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice, Sugar cane juice, Raib, Mint Tea, and so on.
Look that you will find some vendors who aggressively trying to convince you to buy their stuff. Thus, be ready to insist on saying “no thank you” if you don’t want to buy such things.
the popular square Djemma el-fna
Marrakesh Medina at night
Traditional Hanna in Djemma el-fna
foods in Marrakesh medina
the artifacts of Marrakech Medina
Marrakech is characterized by its great museums, including Dar Si Said museum with an old fascinated architecture that offering traditional carpets, rugs, kaftans, leather goods, pure jewelry, Wooden Ferris, traditional apparels, and musical instruments - the cost of admission is about 1$ (10 Moroccan Dirhams) . In addition to Marrakesh museum with Andalusian-style that is housed within Dar Menebhi Palace, the museum displays both traditional and modern artifacts such as old gravestones, paintings, historic documents, clothes, calligraphy, coins, and pottery - Admission is 5$ ( 50 Dirhams), etc.
the enterance of Dar si said Museum
The beauty of Dar si said Museum
art exhibition in Dar si said Museum
Traditional carpets in Marrakech Museum
For accommodation, Marrakech is largely known for its stunning Riads; traditional Moroccan Palaces with attractive architecture. To get you started, here is a list of the most luxurious Riads in Marrakesh: Riad Lotus, Dar Marzotto, Riad Dar Foundouk, Riad Tibib, Riad Chennaoui, Riad Farnatchi, Riad Adore, Dar Ayniwen, Riad Dar Tuscia, Riad Kheirredine, Riad Kniza, Riad Azar, Riad Les Yeux Bleus, and so on.
Majorelle Garden & Marrakech Mosques
Other attractions of interest in Marrakech include Koutoubia Mosque, Ben Youssef Mosque, Majorelle Garden, Tombs of the Seven Saints, Palace La Mamounia, Almoravid Koubba, Saadian Tombs, El Badi Palace, Jardin de Bab El Khemiss, Mellah District, Le Jardin Secret, and Le Spa.
As has been noted, Marrakech therefore is inevitably a must visit place in Morocco. So be ready to enjoy everything of Marrakech has to offer.
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