What should you do, see and experience in Marrakech
Marrakech or Red City is a fascinating combination of desert, mountains and rich history. You should experience this beautiful exotic place at least once in your life. To enjoy everything easily, we have some tips for you on top places, attractions, apps and something special.
5 places you should experience in Marrakech
Jemaa el-Fnaa: Here you will find life. If you want to experience the real soul of Marrakech, visit this place that lives all day long. During the day you can meet snake charmers, street artists and at night you can enjoy traditional lamb delicacies and fresh orange juice or get a henna tattoo.
Jardin Majorelle: One of the most popular spots in Morocco is the creation of French painter Jacques Majorelle. The French sacrificed 40 years of his life to this enchanting garden with still springs, beautiful paths and more than 300 species of plants.
Koutubia Mosque: The largest mosque in Marrakech is an admirable piece of 12th-century Spanish architecture.
Ben Youssef Madrasa: Interesting architectural buildings are also madrasas, which is the term for schools. Ben Youssef Madrasa was the largest school in Africa in the 14th century and Islamic law was taught there. Today you can admire the 14th-century building with dozens of small student chambers, a beautiful courtyard and prayer rooms.
Souks: You should also experience these traditional colorful markets with handmade products or local food.
The unforgettable Ouzoud waterfalls during a day trip is a great escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. Bath in the wilderness.
What is a trip to Morocco without participating in camel riding? These beautiful animals will carry you on their backs through the palm oasis on the outskirts of Marrakech. Get to know the local Berber villages and relax with a cup of Moroccan tea.
For more adventure, there is an opportunity to ride the quad bikes through the desert and experience the local lifestyle during the ride.
Marrakech Riyadh Travel Guide+: Free travel guide written by a Brit with 10 years experience of the city. This app provides tips for great places, restaurants, shops and an offline map.Photo source: Shutterstock, Dreamstime, Unsplash.com