Mosque in Chefchaouen

Grande Mosquée

The plaza is dominated by the red-hued walls of the kasbah and the adjacent Grande Mosquée. Noteworthy for its unusual octagonal tower, the Grande Mosquée was built in the 15th century by the son of the town’s found…
Landmark in Chefchaouen


The kasbah is a heavily restored walled fortress that now contains a lovely garden, a small Ethnographic Museum, and an even smaller art gallery, currently being restored. The ethnographic museum contains some fasci…
Medina in Chefchaouen


Chefchaouen’s medina is one of the loveliest in Morocco. Small and uncrowded, it’s easy to explore, with enough winding paths to keep you diverted, but compact enough that you’ll never get too lost. Most of the buil…
Plaza in Chefchaouen

Plaza Uta el-Hammam

The heart of the medina is the shady, cobbled Plaza Uta el-Hammam, which is lined with cafes and restaurants, all serving similar fare. This is a peaceful place to relax and watch the world go by, particularly after…
Gate in Chefchaouen

Bab el-Ansar

Museum in Chefchaouen

Ethnographic Museum

Museum in Chefchaouen

Talassemtane Eco-Museum

Art in Chefchaouen

Art Gallery

Only open for exhibitions.
River in Chefchaouen

Ras el-Maa

Mosque in Chefchaouen

Spanish Mosque