The red city – Marrakech, located in the center of the kingdom becomes the first stop on a Moroccan journey. It’s an ancient yet bustling city that offers innumerable exploration opportunities such as Morocco’s souks, beach resorts, countrysides, deserts, museums, cafes, shops and mountain ranges. Being very well connected, it works as the base to plan some marvellous tours from Marrakech city to different parts of Morocco.
What will make you fall in love with the captivating Marrakech city?
The Local Moroccan Food –
The magical Morocco offers an amazing range of local food for a perfect gastronomic treat. The food is a typical mix of Arabic, Mediterranean and Berber cuisines with a Sub Saharan and European influence. The staples are wheat, olive oil and grape, eaten along with fruits, vegetables and meats. Most of the food hubs serve traditional Moroccan cuisines, which can be an incredible option for the vegan/vegetarian friendly people. Some of the popular dishes are harira, sardines, rfissa, tagine, lamb or beef with prunes, bastilla, couscous and more.
Fantastic Hammam & Massage Therapy –
It has been a traditional part of the country and it’s an amazing highlight of Morocco trips. It will help you experience Moroccan hospitality, where a person will be taken into a hammam (hot steam bath), soaped, scrubbed, showered, hair cleaned and eventually the whole body is masked to nourish your skin and den after some time cleaned. A perfect addition to your tour, it will relax your soul as well as revitalize your spirit!
The Marrakech Souks –
The insanely busy streets of in the medina of Marrakech or square of Jemaa el-Fnaa are always ready to exclaim you with flamboyance and variety in collection, but make sure you cling to your partner or group or else, you will soon find yourself lost in the busy souks! In these narrow streets, you can find high-quality herbs, spices, oils, colourful ceramic, leather products, carpets, clothes, huge variety of food and to be literal everything else that one can imagine!
Tours from Marrakech city –
If you wish to take tours around Morocco, make the city of Marrakech your base as it is located centrally and has an amazing transportation connection. Being at Marrakech, one can easily discover the wonders of the Kingdom of Morocco – old Berber Kasbahs, the beautiful mountains, cascading rivers, desert oases covered with palms, mud-brick nomad villages, the Sahara with sandy dunes, gorges and canyons, Dades Valley, Todra Valley, Fes city, Ourika Valley, Ouzoud Cascades, and more.
Stay in Riads –
The country is quite famous for its Riads, which are large traditionally built houses with fountains or pools in the middle. Most Riads have now been turned into beautiful hotels and resorts that accommodate tourists from all over the world. This opportunity not only allows a stay in the heart of the medina but also helps you experience Marrakech in a more traditional way. A stay in riads will surely mesmerize you!
If getting a tan is your ultimate desire while enjoying your Moroccan vacation, then you can enjoy sunbathing. It can be done in winters while the temperature remains around 18-20°C during the days or in hot summers, when the temperature is as high as 50°C. Not only this, sunbath in the desert is also possible, you just need to select the best base camp, a nice rooftop restaurant or a beautiful hotel garden.
Marrakech is a wonderful city that can be a perfect destination for people in love with adventure. Get ready to execute tours from Marrakech city for enchanting and everlasting memories. Here, you can get entangled in beach sport activities, golden sands playtime, trekking on the mountainous range or just strolling around the roads of Marrakech. Plan perfectly to accomplish your personal favourite’s Moroccan daydreams!