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Jemaa el-Fnaa

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This is the entrance to the outdoor market and food court of the city center.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Marrakech, Morocco
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Reviewed yesterday

Where else can you buy a kaftan, some spices, a lantern and dance with Moroccans? Go here instead of the "government" shop that local drivers will try to steer you towards.

Thank PenelopeK
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Worthwhile visiting at different times of the day. Great freshly squized fruit juices for breakfast, local dancers in the afternoon and great street food at night!

Thank Belén L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wow this was an amazing place it's like you've traveled back in time the noise the people it's so busy and bursting with people and things to see and different foods to try it's like an assault on the senses In a good way, you...More

1  Thank Suel A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed in a 5* hotel in Adgal area around 1.7 miles from Jemaa el Fnaa so we're not in the chaotic square which was nice to walk away from when ud had enough 🙂 This was exciting to see and very cultural everyone trying...More

1  Thank Sweetcheeks777
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Way tooo many people, all the market vendors are very pushy, I didn't feel safe and felt annoyed that every 3 seconds someone approached us to try and sell something! And be careful with the taxi drivers make sure you get a price first or...More

Thank karimayasmin
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Such a great experience. It is a must when in Marrakesh to visit this truly moroccan experience. PREPARE TO HAGGLE and politely decline from the thousand and one offered you will be asked - from shopping, eating, dancing, henna to even tissue sellers. We found...More

Thank D3RR4Z
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If your interested in experiencing a completely different culture and lifestyle this is a must, its great fun walking around these markets having a bit of banter with the local and taking in all the amazing sights.

Thank Karlos V
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was crazy and busy . Keep children close but felt safe enough. Worth a short visit but really is a busy market square

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited the square during the day and evening. In the day there's not much to see apart from the juice sellers. The place comes alive during the evening. Absolutely buzzing ! Lots of things going on - henna ladies grabbing your arms, snake charmers...More

1  Thank fazxc
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Never empty but in the mornings, it's much less hectic than at night when it is hard to move. Expect to deal with regular attempts to sell you things

Thank Shastri S
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10 April 2017|
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Response from ec0l0dgea | Property representative |
yes that's it
12 March 2017|
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Response from kate s | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is but views are still great!
10 March 2017|
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Response from ec0l0dgea | Property representative |
hi there is many pick packets and also you can fit a stroller through the area , no problem about that .