Marrakesh Tours, Morocco From Marrakesh to the Sahara Desert and Beyond

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Visit Marrakesh

Located in the heart of Morocco, Marrakesh is a vibrant city full of culture and history. Explore the winding city's streets as the aroma of Marrakesh's famous markets fill the air. Well-known for its awe-inspiring Koutoubia Mosque and lively Djemaa el Fna square. Marrakesh is a bustling city full of color unlike anywhere else.

Tours of Marrakesh

Travel to the enchanting North African county of Morocco, where most of our tours begin in gorgeous Marrakesh. Our tours take you to must see destinations from camel rides through the famed Sahara Desert, to the breath-taking views atop the high Atlas Mountains. Our Morocco tours take you on a journey through the stunning landscapes stopping at must see destinations like Marrakesh. Don't miss out on the opportunity to explore this gem of Northern Africa, a country of wonder with something for every kind of adventurer.

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Why you should visit Marrakesh

Marrakesh is a colorful city with a rich history. Travelers can expect to be taken in by the electric atmosphere that's flowing through the air. Marrakesh perfectly encapsulates the allure of Morocco. The city is alive with the smell of spices, the noise of bartering for ornate tapestries in the markets and intricate Islamic architecture. Marrakesh is not simply a place you visit, it’s a place you experience.

Places to visit in Marrakesh

The skyline of Marrakech at sunset with the Koutoubia Mosque in the top left
The Koutoubia Mosque

Koutoubia Mosque

The Koutoubia Mosque in Marrakesh was built over 800 years ago and is the largest in the city. The minaret tower stands at an impressive 253 feet tall and large, luscious gardens that are perfect to stroll through on a warm day surround the mosque. The mosque itself is an architectural marvel, an important example of Almohad architecture, the mosque is covered in intricate stonework that no doubt inspired other great Moroccan buildings of the time.

A souk in the Medina in Marrakech
The Medina in Marrakesh

Medina Marrakesh

Winding streets enclosed in rose-colored walls the Medina is the historic center of Marrakesh. Founded in the 11th century, the Medina is a cultural hub alive with buzz of traditional souks, delectable food and history flowing from every corner. Practice your bartering skills to snag a deal on embroidered Moroccan slippers or handcrafted leather goods. Don't forget to stop by some local restaurants for traditional Moroccan tagine, a treat for your taste-buds.

The Sahara Desert at night with a camel resting and the stars overhead
Stars over the Sahara Desert

The Sahara Desert

Journey to the famous Sahara Desert to ride camels and camp under the stars. Spend the day driving through the High Atlas Mountains taking in the beautiful Moroccan scenery. Pass through the Draa Valley and experience its luscious scenery, reminiscent of movies set in the middle east. Then hop on a camel and meander through the Sahara Desert for a once in a lifetime experience. End the day by camping out at a traditional Berber Camp and fall asleep under the stars. A truly magical experience.

Frequently asked questionsFrequently asked questions

Where is Marrakesh located?

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Marrakesh is in the center of Morocco towards the west of the country. Morocco itself is located at the very top of Africa in the Maghreb region of North Africa.

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When is the best time to visit Marrakech

The high seasons for Marrakesh are March to May and September to October. This is when its sunny and hot but not too uncomfortable. It's the perfect weather for roaming the city and lounging by the pool.

Conclusion

a birds eye view of Marrakech's main square at night
Marrakesh at night

Marrakesh is a must-see city unlike any other. From the lively souks in the city's center to the beautiful gardens of the Koutoubia Mosque, there is so much to explore and experience. A charming example of middle eastern culture not to be missed.

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