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Jemaa el-Fnaa

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Marrakech, Morocco
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This is the entrance to the outdoor market and food court of the city center.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Reviewed today via mobile

Located in the Medina, ( surely not as nice as the one in Fes) , it’s a big square with anonymous building full of tourist traps , from the snake charmers that ask you 10usd for a picture to restaurants and bars that serve you...More

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Reviewed today

If you are into different cultures to know and if you have questions about the history of the world you an have your answers through visiting specifics spots around the world and Jemaa El Fnaa one of those places, I advise that your visit to...More

Thank etsh
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Reviewed yesterday

Jemaa el-Fnaa is the heart of Marrakech and has been included in the UNESCO world heritage. With the food stalls and all the exotic Moroccan food, the story tellers, jugglers, snake charmers, monkeys and the henna ladies it is an unique place in the world....More

Thank Albert K
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Jemaa al Fna square in Marrakech needs to be visited during the daylight and at night so that you will have the opportunity To discover both hundreds of mobile restaurants and shops

Thank Yassine O
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Reviewed yesterday

If you are in Marrakech, the Jemaa el-Fna square is hard not to miss! It is the large square surrounded by restaurants, the Souks, and locals selling everything from toys, trinkets, henna skin art, rugs, lanterns and food. We visited a roof top cafe during...More

Thank AnneB35
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As other reviews say, this really is the soul of Marrakech and comes alive at night with the food stalls and orange juice stalls. Look for stalls where locals eat....Highly recommend stall no 34. So welcoming we went back 4 nights in a row. They’re...More

Thank G76NI
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Reviewed yesterday

Both visits will be different; the evening more busier with locals. It's only us mad tourists that walk out in mid day baking heat! The food vendors are wonderful, but make sure confirm prices first as you can soon rack up a bill. If they...More

Thank The_Luxury_Trave11er
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Do not be swayed by very aggressive “sales” techniques of the food stalls in this market. Just go and sit down in this 4 generation food stall specializing in braised meat. Tongue, chicken tangier, goat head. They are of the kindest cleanest most hospitable people...More

Thank RRRLA
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Unmissable. Soul of Marrakesh, where you can see everything. Despite being a place of intense movement, and crowding of people, it is extremely safe. Restaurants, kiosks, trade with the most varied merchandise, tattoo artists, water vendors, men offering photo animals like monkeys, snakes and pigeons....More

Thank SAMTviagens
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Mid June and the market square was three quarters empty. still good for people watching and in general watching the Marrakesh world go by. tourists being hassled by henna tattoo ladies, africans selling sunglasses and watches. dancing Cobras and Monkeys non of which i endorse...More

Thank diceman7
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zxara
24 June 2018|
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Response from Swift D | Reviewed this property |
Yes taxi or ask your hotel to book one for you and you should be fine
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Rosaa_08
21 April 2018|
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Response from FJ_Traveler11 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Rosa, there is the beautiful Bahia Palace and El Badi Palace just a few steps away. Both full of history and beauty. If you are not staying in the Médina then you will have plenty to do and see for hours walking... More
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