Guided Tours of Marrakech offer the opportunity to explore the real of Marrakech with its Old Medina, historical monuments including La Kotoubia Mosque, The Saadian Tombs, The Bahia Palace, The Ben Youssef Medersa, The Museums, The Souks or Traditional Markets, The Jemaa El Fna Square, The Gardens and much more.
Cultural Half Day Walking Tour of Marrakech
The half day tour of Marrakech will include touring around the landmark of Marrakech, which is La Kotoubia Mosque built by the Almohad Dynasty in the 12th Century and has been used as a model to building other minarates and mosques around the world. The walking tour will also include the Saadian Tombs, the Bahia Palace and a walk around the labyrinthine alleyways that host thousands of colourful souks to end up the half day tour of Marrakech at the focal point Jemaa El Fna Square.
Full Day Tour of Marrakech
At 9h30am, you will meet your local tour guide of Marrakech and the driver with whom you will spend the day unveiling the mystery of Marrakech. You will first drive to the infamous Majorelle Gardens with its botanical plants, the Menara Gardens with its pavilion overlooking the spacious lagoon before being dropped off at the Kotoubia Mosque where you will start your walking tour. You will get a thorough historical explanations behind the construction of La Kotoubia Mosque; walk to the Saadian Tombs and visit the Bahia Palace where you will appreciate the beauty of its Moorish architecture.
After lunch, you will walk within the traditional Souks of Marrakech to the heart of the Old Medina where you will visit the Medersa of Ben Youssef that attracted students from all over the world. The tour will also include the Museum of Marrakech and the Koubba Almoravid. Walk back through the alleyways to the busy Square of Jemaa El Fna that is turned in the evening into an arena of busy life with its storytellers, entertainers, fortune tellers, acrobats, magicians…etc.