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Visit Maison du Sud / House of South in the Rissani souk.

This souk is definitely authentic, locals come from small desert villages around the area to buy... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2018
kkenworth
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Oakland, California
Good experience

Good experiece to ride camel to an hour to the camp, overnight the camp with good tridional... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2017
zulrubai69
,
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
via mobile
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“local market” (3 reviews)
“metal” (3 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Rissani, Morocco
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

This souk is definitely authentic, locals come from small desert villages around the area to buy, sell, trade animals, fruits and vegetables, spices, camel saddles, anything and everything you can think of. We ended up at Maison du Sud which was filled with a large...More

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Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

Good experiece to ride camel to an hour to the camp, overnight the camp with good tridional moroccon food and entertement by the staff

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Reviewed March 15, 2017

Definitely one of the best souqs in morocco that we visited. Very authentic and the tourists were few in number so it was basically a local market. Not a tourist market like the souqs are in Fes and Marrakech. We bought a carpet there that...More

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Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

i am originally from the desert and work as a guide organizing tours in all over Morocco , so i traveled and explored most of the important places of Morocco and i discover that the Rissani market is the best traditional market to visit, in...More

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Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

We came here with our guide in March 2015. We love visiting markets so it was really fun for us. We could see a little bit about the distribution of the market, and we found quite unique things. We loved buying fresh dates and spices....More

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Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Very busy and authentic, outside myself I didn't see many tourists, hassle free busy clean market, quite impressed, fruit section was interesting, oranges seem out of season but picked up a kilo of good quality dates

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Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Stope and stay in Rissani to see and feel the small desert town Today Rissani continues as an important center for trade.

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Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

The Berber market is here 3 days a week and is a great local market to walk round. You won't find many tourists or tourist shops but a very busy locals market. We were with a driver and another guide joined us. Beware as we...More

Thank Mark G
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Reviewed May 26, 2016

A stop in Rissani wasn't on our itinerary but our guide thought we'd enjoy it and we did - a lot! Market days are Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. It's worth planning your trip around this. What makes it different from the many others we'd visited,...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2016

Stope and stay in Rissani to see and feel the small desert town while tourists immediately hurry on to the Sahara. Spending time in Rissani, Iseek to translte the sense of place of this small Sahariyan town, we guide you to which focuses on the...More

2  Thank ALI T
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