Highlights of Marrakech

Guided Medina Walking Tour of Monuments & Souks 
A privately guided half day tour to introduce you to some of the popular attractions of Marrakech's famous souks and Medina. You'll discover the Djemaa el Fna, the Koutoubia Mosque, Ben Youssef Madrasa as well as a maze of alleys and souks that typify old Marrakech. ​
TRIP HIGHLIGHTS
  • The Djemaa el Fna

  • Koutoubia Mosque

  • Ben Youssef Madrasa

  • Almoravid Koubba 

  • Museum of Marrakech

  • Tour the souks

  • This is an ideal orientation tour to discover the sights and sounds of old Marrakech

On this privately guided walking tour we discover some of the popular attractions of Marrakech Medina, an ancient walled city renowned for its architecture and colourful open-air markets.

 

At Place Ben Youssef we visit the Museum of Marrakech, housed in the Dar Menebhi Palace, built at the end of the 19th century by Mehdi Menebhi. In this area we also have the chance to visit the 14th century Islamic college - Ben Youssef Madrasa, regarded as the largest Madrasa in Morocco. Its prayer hall and courtyards are decorated in beautiful tiles and carved wood. Close by is the Almoravid Koubba, Marrakech's oldest building, dating from the 12th century.

In the Djemaa el Fna, a huge public square and market place in the heart of Marrakech medina, we learn about its fascinating history. Acrobats and jugglers, storytellers, snake-charmers, beggars, boxers, musicians, fresh juice and food sellers all compete for your attention - and a few dirhams’ in the process. It's easy to spend hours wandering the square, sipping mint tea and savouring this unique stage. The heartbeat of Marrakech can undoubtedly be felt in the souks or markets of the medina. Our guide will help you to navigate your way through the labyrinth of connecting alleyways and streets. 

ITINERARY

0915   Rendezvous with our tour guide

0930   After brief introduction, start the walking tour 

1330   Tour ends 

This itinerary can be tailored to personal interests - discuss with your guide. Tours are conducted in English language however French, Spanish, German or Italian-speaking guides may be available with reasonable advance notice.

 

DEPARTS DAILY

Private departures operate daily. 

DON'T FORGET

Bring comfortable shoes for walking, plus sun protection. 

Prices from £18 / 225 dirhams

Group Size        £GBP      Dirhams
2 adults        £30     375

3 adults        £24     300

4 adults        £22     275

5 adults        £20     250

6 adults+      £18     225

Note:  Prices are Per Person

Price for children 0 to 11 years old is £12 (150 dh) per child (must be min. 2 adults accompanying). Children 12 and older pay adult price. 

PRICE INCLUDES

Private tour including hire of licensed and professional tour guide; tea break en route; entrance fee to Museum of Marrakech. 

PRICE EXCLUDES

Other entrance fees, transport, drinks & meals not specified; tips & items of a personal nature.  

CLIENT TESTIMONIALS

Hundreds of people have enjoyed this trip and we are proud of our customer satisfaction levels. 

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Marrakech Tours is a trading name of Specialist Destinations Ltd (a company registered in England and Wales, No. 7024404). Specialist Destinations is a member of the Travel Trust Association (No. U7736). By being a member of this association we provide 100% financial protection, irrespective of which country you book or travel from. 

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