Enjoy a guided historical city tour of Marrakech, the charm of red city and its attractions, the monuments, the palaces, the lively souks of the Medina. If you like to see Marrakesh from different sights and perspectives, it is time now to book our historical and cultural tour to share an unforgettable experience! Our Historical & Cultural tour consists of a marvelous throw-back walk around the ancient city of Marrakech, established in the 11th century.
|DESTINATION||Marrakech Medina and Monuments|
|DEPARTURE TIME||9:00 AM (for the morning option) or 2:00 PM (for the afternoon option)|
Start your guided city tour with a professional art historian guide, who will pick you up with a driver from your accommodation, to explore the main highlights of the red city. During the guided tour, you will visit the Koutoubia mosque of Marrakech, The Koutoubia is the largest mosque in Marrakech with a stunning 70-meter high minaret, following this, visits the Saadian Tombs, sealed up for centuries until they were rediscovered in 1917. The tombs date back to the time of the sultan Ahmad al-Mansur. There are two main mausoleums within the enclosure, consisting of 66 tombs while 100 more are laid outside in the gardens. Notice the wonderful Hispano-Moorish architecture that surrounds the burial ground of the royal family, and Visit the 19th century Bahia Palace, surrounded by beautifully-manicured gardens filled with sweet-smelling flowers and fruit trees. The aristocratic palace has beautifully painted residential rooms and a lush Moorish style garden in the courtyard.
And finally, we will Visit the colorful Souks with their tinsmiths, dyers, herbalists stalls, and workshops; ending at Djemaa El Fna square, where hundreds of locals meet every day to enjoy the storytellers, musicians, snake charmers, acrobats, jugglers, and performers of each and every sort.
Even if the area is extremely wide, you will be able to see its highlights through the eyes of a knowledgeable guide.
The main highlights of the city tour are: