Travel guide - Marrakech
From the Koutoubia Mosque to the Djemaa el Fna square or the souk, Marrakech offers an array of treasures to discover!
Known as the Red City of Morocco, Marrakech is located in the foothills of the Atlas mountains and is a popular tourist destination thanks to the traditional architecture of its riads and the numerous festivals which take place in this animated city.
Over the centuries, and notably under the Almoravids dynasty, the city of Marrakech became one of the main cultural centres of North Africa thanks to the construction of numerous palaces and mosques. Take in the architectural refinement of Marrakech: the
No visit to Marrakech would be complete without an exploration of the
Wander through the souks and experience Marrakech by night. Moroccan cultural life is a festive affair! Visit Marrakech in summer to coincide with the
For those looking for a moment of tranquillity or for a romantic walk, head for the
As for sporting events in Marrakech, you will find everything from tests of endurance to high octane thrills. The city boasts a
After this excitement, relax and enjoy some of the local specialities. Taste authentic tagines and couscous, the two major dishes within Moroccan food. Sit back and contemplate the Atlas mountains, as you sip your glass of mint tea.