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Marrakesh Travel Guide

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Plan Your Marrakesh Vacation

Marrakesh is Morocco's most intoxicating city. Ever since Morocco's Jewel of the South became a trading and resting place on the ancient caravan routes from Timbuktu, the city has barely paused for breath.

Top Reasons To Go

  1. Djemaâ el-Fna Wander amid the sizzle and smoke of the world's most exuberant marketplace.
  2. Souk shopping Lose yourself (literally) in the alluring lanes of the bizarre bazaars of the souk and the city.
  3. Authentic accommodations Stay in a riad and sip mint tea in the airy confines of your bougainvillea-filled courtyard haven.
  4. Historic sights Step back in time to the elaborate tombs and palaces of the Saadian sultans, and the calm and beauty of the intricate medersa.
  5. Dance till dawn From intimate clubs with belly dancers and sheesha pipes, to full-on techno raves with international DJs, Marrakesh is the hedonistic capital of Morocco.

When To Go

When to Go to Marrakesh

Marrakesh can get surprisingly cold in the winter and after the sun goes down. Although the sun shines almost year-round, the best time to visit...

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