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Free tour

Marrakech Medina Souks Shopping Tour

Duration: 1h and 45min
Languages: English
Quality Verified Registered on September 03, 2019

Salam Aleikom, Marrakech WITH Locals is a local tour guide service in Marrakech specialized in free walking tours, private customized tours and one-day trips from Marrakech. The founder of Marrakech WITH Locals, Ismail Hamzaoui, is from Marrakech, a licensed tour guide and host in Marrakech for guests aiming at exploring my city. I worked before in the Moroccan Pavillion in Epcot Center in Walt Disney World as a cultural representative for Morocco. I came back to Morocco in 2010 and started another adventure of guiding service. I can guide you and show you my city’s hidden spots, people, history, culture, touristic sights and local life. If you love discovering Marrakech, do not hesitate to contact me and let me make your own memorable local experience.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

By visiting Marrakech, a walk to the souks is a must, whether you are in search of a souvenir or simply for pleasure; do not miss such a visit. The Souks are ranked among the largest and most beautiful in Morocco.  

During Marrakech medina Souks guided tour, you get an idea of the richness of the Marrakchi handicraft and to give you the knowledge of its 40 000 craftsmen, nothing beats a stroll in the souks of the medina among the most famous of Morocco for their diversity and the atmosphere the souks of Marrakech are unique in the world in their organization and size.

 It is a very rewarding experience for the visitor. They have traditionally narrow lanes, which intersect, stretch intertwine to form the impression of a maze when entering for the first time. to protect yourself from the sun.

Each souk has its name, according to the specialty: 

  • Souk Chouari is the main carpentry souk, primarily with goods made of fragrant cedar wood Souk Haddadine is the blacksmithing souk 
  • Seffarine: brass souk. 
  • Cherratin specializes in leather goods, including traditional Moroccan babouches (slippers), bags, belts, purses, wallets, and anything else made with leather. 
  • Sebbagine. 
  • Smata is the main area to find babouches, also known as the slippers souk. 
  • Attarine. 
  • Ironers Souks

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  • Meeting point:
    276 Av. Mohammed V, Marrakech 40000, ...
    276 Av. Mohammed V, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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    In Front of Laboratoire Dar El baroud ( the medical laboratory / pharmacy of Dar El Baroud is just next to Hotel Islane and Sky Venicia, near the Koutoubia Mosque, on the main Avenue of Mohammed the 5th)

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Mutiara 25 Jun 2022
Jakarta
Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Jun 2022

This was a fun and interesting shopping tour. Jamal took us to the inner souks and gave us haggling advice, which proved to be useful for our little shopping. It was g...

conor 06 May 2022
London
Verified booking
Travelled in couple - May 2022

Highly informative and insightful tour. Delightful character who went over and above to show the beautiful souks and medina.

Bijal 22 Mar 2022
London
Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Mar 2022

Ishmael was very pleasant, patient and knowledgeable.

Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.