The most COMPLETE free tour of Marrakech

Duration: 3h and 45min
Languages: Spanish
Guru: Ali
Quality Verified Registered on June 12, 2022

Hello! I am Ali, official guide in Marrakech with 15 years of experience. Looking at the photos you can get an idea of my trajectory in guiding individuals and groups. I know every corner of the city so I will be able to show it to you like a local and you will discover places and aspects of the city that will surprise you. If for some personal reason I cannot attend the tour, my official guide colleagues with impressive culture take care of the visit, This means that you are always in good hands.

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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Welcome to the Free Tour through ancient and deep Marrakech.
The Medina (old town) preserved largely intact for centuries, is the largest in Morocco.
To get to know it in the best way, we review a thousand years of history.

We start the tour from the Jamaa El Fna Square, ( located in front of the kotoubiya mosque) a very attractive place for the traveler, since at sunset it brings together crowds of musicians , flamethrowers , snake charmers, acrobats.

Then we will stroll through the labyrinthine souk where you can admire the picturesque guilds of dyers , blacksmiths, tinsmiths, the guild of slippers and the leather guild and its fur auction , until we reach the Ben Youssef square where the dome of the Almoravids is located , the museum of Marrakech , nearby we visit the Ben Youssef madrasa, one of the most prestigious monuments in Marrakech and a true jewel of Arab-Andalusian architecture.

During the tour, we will enter the most important neighborhoods such as the Kennaria neighborhood and the Riad Zitoun Lajdid neighborhood avoiding motorcycles, wagons and donkeys until we discover the door of the emblematic Bahia Palace built by the great Vizir Ba Ahmed as a gift to his wife. favourite.

With us you will get to know the Jewish quarter and discover that it is one of the most authentic neighborhoods in the city where the Ferblantiers (blacksmiths) square stands out.

Then we will cross the Andalusí Riad Zitoun Lakdim neighborhood , famous for its riads, hammams, and public ovens to finally reach the Jamaa el Fna square.

They also have the possibility of visiting a traditional herbal shop to discover the different natural products.

We will do everything possible for you to get to know the city better, its culture, its architecture and the social life of its inhabitants.

Places of interest of the visit:

  • Jamaa el Fna Square
  • The Koutubiya Mosque
  • Ferblantiers or Badia square.
  • The souks (craft guilds)
  • Madrasa Ben Youssef (optional visit entrance fee 5 euros)
  • The Bahia Palace (optional visit ticket price 7 euros)
  • Ben Nahid neighborhood (11th century)
  • Berber herbalism (optional)
  • Mellah neighborhood (Jewish quarter)
  • And other things!

NB : During the tour we take care of explaining the history of the monuments from the outside, with the exception of the Bahia Palace or the Madraza, which is visited inside one of the two.

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  • Meeting point:
    J2F5+MH3, Av. El Mouahidine, Marrakec...
    J2F5+MH3, Av. El Mouahidine, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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    I will be at the door of KFC (kintaki) in front of Jamaa el Fna square.

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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Roberto 29 Sep 2022
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022

El tour fue muy entretenido en parte gracias a nuestro guía Ali. Nos llevó por todo lo acordado resolviendo todas nuestras dudas. Muy amable y muy cercano con el grupo...

Esther 26 Sep 2022
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022

Fue comunicativo, explicó muy bien con datos interesantes, recomendó dónde ir y dónde no ir, el tour fue muy entretenido. Lo recomiendo 100%.

Angelica 24 Sep 2022
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Travelled in group - Sep 2022

La verdad fue un tour increíble, Ali tenía la mejor disposición y nos enseñó la Medina en lo profundo

Juan 23 Sep 2022
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Travelled alone - Sep 2022

Good experience. Totally recommended / si quieres un buen tour con un local que hable español de una forma muy buena esta es la mejor opción que puedes encontrar. Reco...

Gloria 23 Sep 2022
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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022

Tras varios free tours en diferentes ciudades, Alí ha sido, sin duda, el más completo, extenso y preparado. Sus amplios conocimientos de su país, de España y de cualqu...

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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 10 people.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires 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.
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