Marrakech known as the Pearl of the South, is a city in Morocco at the foot of the Atlas Mountains. Marrakech is the 4th largest city in Morocco after Casablanca, Rabat and Fez. The city is divided into two distinct parts: the Medina or historic city (10kilometers of enclosure) and the new city whose main districts are called: Guéliz and Hivernage. Guéliz is now the commercial city center. It was founded by the French during the Protectorate. The Hivernage district is home to many resorts. In recent years, the city has grown on the outskirts, especially in the West with the emergence of new residential neighborhoods such as for the Targa region or the extension of the Avenue Mohammed VI.
History of the city of Marrakech:
Marrakech has given its name to the entire kingdom of Morocco. The city was founded in 1062 by Youssef Ibn Tachfine, first king of the Almoravid dynasty. After the passage of the Almoravids, several other dynasties were interested in Marrakech and its strategic location on the plain of Haouz and the foothills of the Atlas Mountains, especially the Almohads and Saadians, who have left several monuments and sites. an oral and material heritage of great value. Thanks to its historical richness and to this passage of several ruling dynasties, Marrakech is one of the main imperial and tourist cities of Morocco,
Fill up on vitamins at Jemâa El Fna Square
Place Jemâa El Fna is the bubbling heart of ocher life. Whatever the time of day, it still hosts hundreds of locals and tourists, and life never stops there. The best time to discover calm is the morning. This is the perfect opportunity to head to the terrace of a restaurant and order a tasty breakfast and a glass of mint tea. While enjoying your meal, you will have a panorama on the square and can admire its shops, snake charmers, ...
Se détendre au Spa «Les Bains de l’Alhambra»
Lors de votre séjour à Marrakech, n'hésitez pas à vous offrir une pause détente dans un spa. Grâce aux massages, soins du corps et du visage, manucure, pédicure,… vous pourrez oublier les soucis du quotidien pendant un moment. Comptez entre 350 et 450 Dhs pour une séance de hammam et massage.
At the level Gastronomy Marrakech, as any Moroccan city will enchant you with very rich and varied dishes, you can enjoy a Berber couscous, a tagine with olives, a tajine fish or other dishes based on argan oil, olive oil or amlou. Guests can also enjoy local hospitality with traditional mint tea and Moroccan pastries. Do not miss to taste the Tanjiya (local speciliati, usually lamb meat).
How to get there ?
With its international airport, Marrakech is served internationally by several regular flights, charter and low cost, the airport is 3km from the city, you can take a taxi or request a transfer to your incoming agency or pick up your car on site rent…
Where to stay?
At the Accommodation level, Marrakech has a large hotel capacity with its palaces, its classified hotels from 1 to 5 stars, its guest houses, its residences appart hotels and its holiday clubs.
Leisure Activities on Place?
Marrakech is the tourist capital of Morocco with excellence, in this city, we can have a wide choice of leisure activities to do alone, as a couple, with family or friends. On site, you can have a large choice of leisure activities that can enhance your stay, terrestrial activities (quad rides, horse riding or camel trekking, hiking, ...)