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“the icon of Marrakech”

Koutoubia Mosque and Minaret
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$64.42*
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Private Guided City Tour: Discover the Authentic Marrakech
Ranked #20 of 159 things to do in Marrakech
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Ballarat, Australia
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115 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“the icon of Marrakech”
Reviewed March 28, 2013

Love the minaret. It is also an ideal guide to help you locate yourself when in Marrakech.
I did not get to go in, I would have loved to visit the mosque

Visited March 2013
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Visible from most places”
Reviewed March 23, 2013

Set in lovely gardens and listening to the 'calling to prayer' is quite haunting. Only disappointment is that you cannot enter

Visited March 2013
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San Diego, California
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30 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“koutoubia”
Reviewed March 21, 2013

It is just ok and not available to non muslims. They discriminate against ppl in this way. You are however, able to look inside.

Visited March 2013
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Thank sasiren
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Wirral
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228 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
“Beautiful sight”
Reviewed March 21, 2013

Lovely minaret, visible from everywhere and useful for getting your bearings. Nice gardens all around and a cleaner and less frenetic part of the city

Visited March 2013
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“beautiful”
Reviewed March 18, 2013

A lovely mosque, we didnt go inside but there are grounds around the mosque. its right next to the main square so it soon became a familiar sight for us.

Visited March 2013
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