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“Fascinating place” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Medina of Marrakech

Medina of Marrakech
Marrakech 1000, Morocco
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Ranked #9 of 91 attractions in Marrakech
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Historic Sites, Neighborhoods
Activities: Shopping
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: This is one of the major landmarks in the city. It is a World Heritage Site and serves as a commercial center for much of central Morocco. Come ready to haggle!
Yorkshire
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127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
“Fascinating place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

An absolute must visit...we went on a guided tour and would recommend this as its so easy to get lost.

Visited April 2013
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Bearsted, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Friendly people”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

loved the hustle and bustle. So many interesting things to look at. Great people watching sitting in a cafe watching everything going on. It was great having my brother and sister in law who speak French.

Visited May 2012
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Regensburg, Germany
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“Crowdy but worth to see”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

Marrakech Medina is verry crowdy with lots of Scooters in the small streets but deffinately worth to see

Visited April 2013
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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“don't get lost!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

Winding alleys, lots of merchants, much repetition of wares, actually cleaner than in some other medinas in Morocco.

Visited April 2013
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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“So very unique”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013 via mobile

Nothing quite compares to the uniqueness of the ancient medina of Marrakech, just make sure you are a savvy tourist and read up on all of the street acts before you go, or you will end up paying 10x to 15x the going rate for anything from a picture with a monkey to a taxi ride.

Visited April 2013
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