Almost 1,000 years old, the medina of Marrakech is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Book this Marrakech excursions and discover the old quarter’s most important treasures—alongside a smattering of hidden gems—with a guide. See Jemaa el-Fnaa square, explore the souks, and visit the Bahia Palace, the Saadian Tombs, and the Koutoubia Mosque.
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Hit the city highlights in this half-day Marrakech excursions, perfect for time-poor travelers. Stroll the city’s UNESCO-listed medina (old town), including the souks. Marvel at the opulence of the 17th-century Saadian Tombs. Upgrade to enjoy a private guide, with insights tailored to your group
What’s included : Local professional guide
What’s not included :
Expect a typical itinerary for this one of the best Marrakech excursions as follows :
For 10 minutes, we will stop At Jemaa El Fna square, of Marrakech, where hundreds of locals meet every day to enjoy the storytellers, musicians, snake charmers, acrobats, jugglers and other performers of each and every different sort.
For an hour we will stop at Bahia Palace of Marrakech. It is a palace and set of gardens located in Marrakesh, Morocco. It was built in the late 19th century, intended to be the greatest palace of its time. The name means “brilliance”.
For another hour, we will pass by Mellah of Marrakech, which is the historic jewish quarter of the city, before stopping by Kasbah Mosque for 05 minutes, located in the Kasbah district which is the Royal Palace district itself.
There are also the Saadian Tombs. It is a tourist area around the Tombs, but which also remains completely authentic, with many traditional shops and which finds its peaceful life as soon as the Saadian Tombs close.
Then for an hour, we will stop at Saadian Tombs, which are sepulchres in Marrakech, Morocco, which date back to the time of the Saadian dynasty sultan Ahmad al-Mansur. They are located on the south side of the Kasbah Mosque.
Abandoned for centuries, the tombs were rediscovered in 1917 by aerial photography and were renovated by the Beaux-arts service. Then for 10 minutes, we will stop at Bab Agnaou, which is one of the nineteen gates of Marrakesh, Morocco.
It was built in the 12th century in the time of the Almohad dynasty. While Bab er Robb was the official entrance to the city, Bab Agnaou gives entrance to the Royal Kasbah in the southern part of the Medina of Marrakech.
We will then spend 30 minutes stopping at Koutoubia Mosque, which is the largest one in Marrakesh, Morocco. The mosque’s name is also variably rendered as Jami’ al-Kutubiyah, Kutubiya Mosque, Kutubiyyin Mosque, and Mosque of the Booksellers
The suggested meeting point will be in front of Hôtel Restaurant Café de France in the main Jemaa El Fna square, and the ultimate return will be to the original departure point.
As for accessibility, this day trips from Marrakech is near public transportation, with stroller and infant seats available accessibility. Wheelchairs are also supported and accessible as for transportation and surfaces.
Indeed most travelers can participate and as this is a private Marrakech excursions, only your group will participate. Confirmation will be received at time of booking. If you have any other questions regarding accessibility, we would be be happy to help.
Just call the number on our website and reference this Marrakech excursions. You can call us on +212 6 59 91 14 14. This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers, and children must be accompanied by an adult.
As for our cancellation policy, you are eligible to a full refund if you cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.