View of Koutoubia Mosque and gardem in Marrakesh, Morocco

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Prepare for your senses to be slapped - Marrakesh's heady sights and sounds will dazzle, frazzle and enchant. Put on your babouches (leather slippers) and dive right in.


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Things to Know

Getting from the airport, navigating the medina and how do you politely haggle? Read on for our local advice for first-time visitors to Marrakesh.

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Best Neighborhoods

Marrakesh is many people's first taste of Morocco and what an introduction it is. Here are the best neighborhoods to explore on your visit to Marrakesh.

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Day Trips

Be inspired to explore beyond Marrakesh with these top day trips into the Atlas Mountains and desert of Agafay.

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Money and Costs

Whether you're traveling cheaply or want to indulge without breaking the bank, here's how you find good value experiences as you explore Marrakesh.

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Marrakesh is a compact city. From the medina to the new town, here are our top transit tips.

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Free Things to Do

Whether you're traveling on a budget or just saving up to buy that authentically made Moroccan souvenir, you can experience the best of Marrakesh for free.

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Traveling with Kids

Intrepid families will love the buzz of Marrakesh. Here are the best things to do there with kids.

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5 Shops

Marrakesh is a shopper's paradise with so many unique and handcrafted gems.

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