Full-Day Marrakech Discovery Tour with Lunch
Experience the history and culture of Imperial Marrakech and see the city's most famous sites. Bargain for handicrafts in the souk and see famous landmarks like Koutoubia Minaret, El Bahia Palace, and The Medersa ben yousef.
Stop at the foot of the famous Koutoubia Mosque and Minaret, one of the masterpieces of Islamic architecture. Continue into the stunning 12th-century Kasbah area to see the distinctive carved gate, Bab Agnaou. See the 16th-century necropolis and tombs of the Saadien princes, the burial ground of the Royal family and a must-see for fans of Hispano-Mauresque craftsmanship and architecture.
Walk through the Mellah (Jewish Quarter) and visit the aristocratic El Bahia Palace to see the lush Moorish-style garden, marble paving, and cedar wood ceilings.
Have lunch in the stylish Riad Zaid. Enjoy its air conditioning, riad-style Moroccan decor, and ambiance. Dine on delicious Marrakech-style salad, chicken lemon tagine, fresh fruit, and the traditional mint tea. Vegetarian options are available on request.
After lunch, visit the 14th century Ben Youssef Medersa, one of the most beautiful buildings in Marrakech – with its subtle use of decoration, achieve through a balances combination of stucco & mosaic, marble and cedar wood, white marble basin & pillars.
Continue through the Medina and pass by many souks selling basketwork, dried fruit, and spices. Browse the goods and see handicrafts ranging from carpet, woven cloth, jewelry, lanterns, pottery, and babouches (Moroccan slippers).
Stroll through the famous Djemaa El Fnaa Square and take in the bustling atmosphere of snake charmers, singers, story tellers, and other performers.