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“Amazing- Its a must day or night!”
Review of Jemaa el-Fnaa

Jemaa el-Fnaa
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Shopping in the Souks of Marrakech Private Tour
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$94.33*
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Evening Food Tour in Marrakech
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Private Guided City Tour: Discover the Authentic Marrakech
Ranked #19 of 165 things to do in Marrakech
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: This is the entrance to the outdoor market and food court of the city center.
Reviewed July 12, 2013

FUll of horse drawn carriages during the day, but I would recommend sitting in a Cafe roof terrace (get there around 6pm grab a drink and watch as the jemaa el Fna changes into a night time street food market) Amazing and the roof top terraces get very busy from 7 onwards.
Food stools 1 and 91 are really really good! All the food seems the same listed but Stall 1 spinach was amazing and spicey. Just be warned of all the hassle you will get to try and pick a food stall but by saying you remember their number and you will pop back later seemed to work.. although it feels very repeative after the 10th time! Its a must day or night

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Reviewed July 12, 2013

Each to their own, This is def a place worth visiting but personally too much for me. good for shopping if you don mind he smoke from the food stalls or the constant harassment of vendors.

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Reviewed July 12, 2013

Go in the late afternoon, find a seat in any of the rooftop cafes and just watch the square come alive! You might have to buy a drink or two to get that seat but it is well worth it.

The snake charmers, storytellers and monkey performers will slowly make way for the night market. Try a glass of orange juice from the numerous stalls or get lost in the medina. Mostly touristic stuff and souvenoirs. Be careful who you take photos of as some street performers and stalls might ask for a tip! Unfortunately, i did not stay late enough to try any of the food from the stalls. But there's always next time!

2  Thank Achooo_sg
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Reviewed July 12, 2013

This is where everything happen.
A desert in the early hours of the morning and a crowd in late afternoon.
You have the snakes, the monkeys, the traditional musicians, and all the street vendors.
And don't forget to try the local cuisine.

Thank Luis F
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Reviewed July 11, 2013

Hyped up and very disappointing - the sewers were being worked on so it was really smelly and the place was full of horse droppings and pee and on a hot day wasnt that nice! The souks were good but it was just constant hassle from people asking if they can help you and showing you the way if you looked lost - all for money of course! Glad we saw it but we were very disappointed and enjoyed the new town rather than the old town much more

Thank Wellerite189
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