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Experience Marrakech: Food and Market Tour of Djemaa El Fna, Including Traditional Dinner

Highlights
  • Tour Marrakech's Djemaa el Fna with a small group
  • Learn the spices and ingredients of Moroccan food
  • Includes tastings in the souks and markets
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Experience Marrakech: Food and Market Tour of Djemaa El Fna, Including Traditional Dinner
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Experience Marrakech: Food and Market Tour of Djemaa El Fna, Including Traditional Dinner
US$52.94
Overview
Experience the culinary secrets of Djemaa el Fna on a half-day food tour of this bustling Marrakech square and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Whet your appetite with a wide range of treats, walk through the maze-like food markets, and sit down to a full dinner in the heart of Djemaa el Fna. Explore with a small group that's capped at 12 food lovers to ensure a more personalized experience.
What to Expect
Meet a culinary guide at Djemaa el Fna and then set out on a foodie exploration through the heart of the historic city. Sample a range of olives, nuts, and other snacks before entering the poultry and beef market to learn the basics of haggling Moroccan-style.

Next, follow the scent of saffron, cardamom, and turmeric into the Marrakech spice market, where you learn the essential ingredients of Moroccan cuisine. In the open-air souk, see a variety of traditional breads, from pan-fried msemen to the paper-thin beghrir, and taste unusual specialties such as cow hoof, sheep’s head, and ghoulal, a traditional snail soup.

When it’s time for dinner, return to Djemaa el Fna’s throng of snake charmers and entertainers and sit down to a full meal, the perfect ending to an evening of exploring Moroccan food.
Reviews (88)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Sensory Overload!

We thouroughly enjoyed our food tour, experiencing the many culinary wonders that Jemaa el-Fna had to offer. Donuts, tea, bread, pastries, olives, soup, more tea, tangia and tea again! This place feels more alive as the sun sets and the night draws in. It is...More

Thank Louis-Pierre88
Reviewed 6 days ago
Great tour, Youseff the tour guide was great!

I did this tour last week and it was great! Had the best Harira of my stay in Morocco, a Tangia that melted in your mouth, a delicious savoury donut, and the olives, all different types! The tea was not my thing, but don't let...More

Thank Lovely20
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Awesome tour with Yassin

Yassin was a great guide. He took us off the beaten track as well as into the heart of the Jemaa al Fnaa to experience real Moroccan & Marrakchi food, as the locals have it. Great knowledge, insights and humour. A culinary experience not to...More

1  Thank MatthewW3765
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A great way to try out new food

We really enjoyed this tour. Ali was really friendly and informative and could answer any questions we had about anything. We got taken to parts of the souk that we hadn't seen or found before and ate lots of things that we wouldn't have thought...More

Thank Bryonygl
Reviewed 7 September 2018
Awesome adventure!

Ali was our guide and he was beyond awesome. It was just the three of us - Ali, my husband and me. Ali was a wealth of knowledge and was such a wonderful guide. If you are going to Morocco - this is a must...More

1  Thank battgirl17
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Response from Lovely20 | Reviewed this property |
It was 3.5 hours, all the info is on the urban adventures website
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