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Jemaa el-Fnaa

#18 of 163 things to do in Marrakech Features Animals
Marrakech, Morocco
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This is the entrance to the outdoor market and food court of the city center.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Marrakech, Morocco
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had to walk around once, but really just satisfied my curiosity. Saw nothing I would care to buy, and the cafes and restaurants around the square look nowhere near as nice or as good as other restaurants in the Medina we are at. Thought about...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very nice to see all different people and buying gifts. Drink fresh pressed juse and see the snake dancers. Also make a Henna tatoo.you willlook more exotic and beautiful.dont forget to do bargain for everything. But some sellers will push you to buy what you...More

Thank Fulya Y
Reviewed 5 days ago

When in marrakech, you must visit the Jemaa el-Fnaa which is a place not to be missed with the huge activity it has specially when the place get little bit dark . evening time with so many activity and play take place in the open...More

2  Thank 162ghulama
Reviewed 6 days ago

The central place of the city, this ancient place has seen centuries of history and it would be a shame if you won't visit it. Snake charmers, monkey handlers, food stalls, juice shops, souks, all in one place. You must also try the food, which...More

2  Thank Vlad V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What surprised me the most was the smell, every now and then a smell of urin and other human waste surrounded you. Another thing, which is not plesant either, is to see how stressed the animals are which are being used for entertainment (both snakes...More

1  Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The most happening place in Marrakech whether its the daytime or at night. There are snake charmers, monkeys and what not during the day time and from the evening story tellers, dancing boys and a whole lot of eateries open up...the street food is awesome...More

1  Thank Aftabalam
Reviewed 1 week ago

we went several times to the square. It is a must see as it is a kaleidoscopic seems mix of stalls, shoes, restaurants, shops and most of the people in the world (it seems) Edge taken off somewhat by my daughters phone being stolen on...More

1  Thank seattaxi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the markets and souk during the day which was very hot. Lots to see and buy. You must learn how to haggle before coming here as nothing had a fixed price. Be aware of pickpockets even in the day. At night, much busier and...More

1  Thank Vidya D
Reviewed 1 week ago

A incredibly lively and vibrant place. It has the energy of the african continent, the spirit of commerce of arabs and the melting pot of cultures that Marrakech itself is. The different shops, the story-tellers, the dancers, the acrobats, the animals you can find really...More

2  Thank Pedro A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is where all the great street eats are and the entertainment from snake charmers to henna adornment. Monkeys and acrobats. Extremely busy place, not for those looking for peace and quiet. Lots of bars/restaurants surround the square and give good views over Marrakesh. Street...More

1  Thank Pauline M
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April 9, 2017|
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Response from ec0l0dgea | Property representative |
yes that's it
March 11, 2017|
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Response from kate s | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is but views are still great!
March 10, 2017|
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Response from ec0l0dgea | Property representative |
hi there is many pick packets and also you can fit a stroller through the area , no problem about that .