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Marrakech by Locals

Amerchich | Daoudiate,, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 659-165696
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Tour de Marrakech - perfect introduction

As per previous reviews Saeed is as advertised - no shopping, no dodgy “educational” experiences in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Billy_Moorhead
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Best way to see the Medina

Saeed gives you an incredible insider's look into the Medina without the concerns of being hassled... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Shoshana S
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marrakechbylocals was created with the firm purpose of providing an enjoyable Hassle-Free experience to all those who visit Marrakech. Saeed The Founder of MarrakechbyLocals is a local expert and Marrakech-lover who is fun, driven and passionate person who love sharing his favorite spots in the city and its history. In marrakechbylocals we focus on quality, not quantity. For this reason, we organize Small Group Walking Day Tours & Small Groups Day Trips From Marrakech so you can enjoy the experience to the full. Being a tour guide is a job where personal contact is critical. Hence, for Saeed, the greatest satisfaction is to know that you've enjoyed the tour and had a good time discovering Marrakech and its Surroundings. All recommendations and local tips you will receive during the tours are not motivated by commissions. Tours organized by Marrakech by locals include: Walking Tours in Marrakech Medina and Day Trips From Marrakech
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“walking tour” (48 reviews)
“great tour” (17 reviews)
“bahia palace” (19 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Amerchich | Daoudiate,, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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"walking tour"
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"great tour"
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"bahia palace"
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"small group"
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"four hours"
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"jewish quarter"
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"fantastic walking"
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"fantastic introduction"
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"happy to answer questions"
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"informative tour"
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"great overview of the city"
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"free walking"
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"past and present"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As per previous reviews Saeed is as advertised - no shopping, no dodgy “educational” experiences in spice shops with hard sell. This is a pure cultural tour of Marrakech and its sights with lots of helpful hints and tips. After doing extensive research, we settled...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saeed gives you an incredible insider's look into the Medina without the concerns of being hassled or given the shakedown. He not only gave us great history of the Medina and explanations of the different areas, he gave us tips for navigating, how to avoid...More

Thank Shoshana S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saeed met us at 9am after giving us a clear location and directions. He is very relaxed and did not mind if we wanted to change the direction of the tour, it was our first day in Marrakech and so we were happy for him...More

Thank Louise N
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My travel companions and I found Saeed’s website because we were specifically looking for a private or very small group walking tour of the Medina area, and a tour that felt personal and zero pressure to buy anything. He was very responsive to email and...More

1  Thank Kathryn M
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Reviewed July 5, 2018

I cannot praise Saeed enough for his local insight into this amazing city. We booked this tour for the first morning of our visit to Marrakesh and so pleased we did as it is a great introduction to the maze of streets, even teaching us...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2018

This tour covers pretty much everything you need to know and see in Marrakech. Saeed is very friendly and knowledgeable and can give you an answer to almost any question you have, so you'll find out a lot about the history, politics, religion, everyday life,...More

1  Thank Simona S
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Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

Saleem is a very nice, friendly and knowledgeable guide. He shows you all the good places in marrakech, from basic tourist spots to the lesser know places where for instance the handycraft takes place. He knows a lot about history and culture and can anwser...More

Thank Max K
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SAEED A, Owner at Marrakech by Locals, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2018

Thank you very much Max for your review I appreciate that and i really spent a good time with you and Tara this morning . Is Saleem a Moroccan friend of yours in Netherlands? because my name is Saeed😊

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Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Very informative tour with a relaxed vibe and small groups. Saeed’s local knowledge is vast and he is happy to take any questions, stop for photos, etc. Entrance to the Bahia Palace and a drink on a rooftop with panoramic views of the market and...More

1  Thank Fiona B
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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

If you want to really understand Marrakech, and see it more through the eyes of the locals, then this trip is for you. It’s 3 to 4 hours and covers around 10kms at a fair pace, but you pick up nuggets of knowledge along the...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

I booked this walking tour for my first morning in Marrakech. The guide, Saeed, is a native Mar’rakshi. The tour was very educational and well paced. There is obviously a lot of walking so take advantage of this by walking next to Saeed and asking...More

28  Thank Steven T
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superguy57
July 1, 2018|
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Response from Alfenburger | Reviewed this property |
The cost is 300 dirhams (USD 32) pr peson paid in cash only. Feel free to tip - Saeed is a fantastic guide.
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Dennis G
June 10, 2018|
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Response from Ines K | Reviewed this property |
you can book it on his website, Marrakech by locals.
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Shirley H
June 2, 2018|
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Response from Alfenburger | Reviewed this property |
It costs 300 Dirhams pr person and you pay in cash.
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