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Rabat, Morocco
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Our small group tour visited the palace gate just briefly but it gave a good idea of the opulence that must await inside. The surrounding area is also interesting with old cannons, open plazas and fountains which unfortunately were not operational when we were there.

Thank janiewa
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

You are only allowed to get within 50 meters of the palace , ok for a photo but nothing else. Only allowed onto the palace enclave with a registered tour & guide , the locals etc are not allowed to visit !!!

Thank ozzycruisers
Reviewed 22 January 2017

There is only one entrance through which you are allowed to enter this Palace site by car, and you have to leave your passports in the guardhouse. The main gate of the Palace is the only interesting detail, for the rest of the building looks...More

Thank Joop V
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Yes, the mounted guards at the entrances are very stoic and do not blink. Enter the massive courtyard w/ roman columns surrounded by pieces of old wall, that are now dove cores, you are breath taken. The tombs are amazing, pics just can't do it...More

Thank noswitt
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

A visit to this palace is a must see spot on a trip to Rabat. Obviously security is strict and it would make sense to go with a good local guide. The area surrounding the palace is vast, but gives a good flavour of the...More

Thank Gillian C
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Dâr-al-Makhzen, in Rabat is the official residence of the King of Morocco. It is located in the Touarga commune of Rabat, which is the national capital. Since the reign of sultan Muhammad ibn Abdallah, the Alaouite sultans and kings have maintained a palace in Rabat....More

Thank Preciosa57
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

All you can do is see the outside and take pictures of the facade. So it is ok to see but it is just a picture drive by or walk by.

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 8 December 2016

You enter a very large compound with well kept gardens, yet you can watch from a huge square the entrance with its guards on both sides. Picturesque spot, no more

Thank Giora_I_L
Reviewed 29 November 2016

You can't go in but it is interesting from the outside and the information from our guide made it worth seeing. You will only spend a little time there.

Thank michael p
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Bring your passport otherwise you will not be allowed in. Exterior visit only. Not worth the effort.

Thank annonymus800
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Saloua B
25 December 2017|
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Response from HvPssptWilTrvl | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Security here is thorough. There is an office at the gate where you can check in. The Royal Palace of Rabat is not interesting at all; the buildings are closed to visitors. Suggestion: stay in the tour bus, drive... More