Events in Marrakech

Marrakech Festivals & Events - June 2018

Marrakech Festivals & Events - June 2018

Marrakech really starts heating up at this time of year when daytime temperatures in the ochre city range, typically, between 25° and 35° and visitors can expect as many as twelve hours of sunshine ...

12 July 2018 Read more
Marrakech January 2018 Events

Marrakech January 2018 Events

If you prefer to avoid crowds and sweltering heat, you should seriously consider visiting Marrakech in January. Temperatures are mild enough to be pleasant (4 - 18 degrees), there is plenty of sunshin...

21 November 2017 Read more
Marrakech December 2017 Events

Marrakech December 2017 Events

Although visiting Marrakech in December may involve packing a few items of warmer clothing for the evenings, the climate is by no means cold, in the European sense, despite the presence of the snow-ca...

13 November 2017 Read more
Marrakech in November 2017 Events

Marrakech in November 2017 Events

Although, statistically, November is the year’s wettest month in Morocco, those visiting Marrakech in November will find that it’s still significantly milder and much less wet than in most of Euro...

13 November 2017 Read more
New Yves Saint Laurent Museum Marrakech

New Yves Saint Laurent Museum Marrakech

Coinciding with the opening this autumn of the ‘Musée Yves Saint Laurent’ in Paris, located in the former fashion house and current headquarters of the ‘Fondation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint L...

25 October 2017 Read more
Marrakech October 2017 Events

Marrakech October 2017 Events

Despite a marked decline compared with September, average daily temperatures in Marrakech during October are very pleasant, ranging between 14° and 28°, a welcome contrast with the oppressive heat o...

14 October 2017 Read more
A state of the art museum in Marrakech

A state of the art museum in Marrakech

Regular visitors to Marrakech looking for something new to admire would be well advised to pay a visit to one of the city’s latest attractions in the shape of the ‘Musée Mohammed VI pour la Civil...

03 August 2017 Read more
Marrakech September 2017 Events

Marrakech September 2017 Events

Temperatures in September dip slightly from those of August to a more tolerable 27 ͦ but the Ochre City remains hot and busy. Despite this, there are many exciting festivals to look out for. The m...

01 August 2017 Read more
Hotels in Marrakech with Pools

Hotels in Marrakech with Pools

Of many hotels in Marrakech with pools Les Borjs de la Kasbah is considered to be one of the very best. Here's why. Les Borjs de la Kasbah Pool

10 November 2016 Read more
Sidi Ghanem, an Unexpected Treasure Trove

Sidi Ghanem, an Unexpected Treasure Trove

Industrial areas rarely attract tourists and, as a result, Sidi Ghanem, an industrial zone located some 15 minutes (by car) from downtown Marrakech, is typically overlooked. However, if you are lookin...

06 June 2016 Read more
Marrakesh Museum of Photography

Marrakesh Museum of Photography

Situated at 46 Rue Ahal Fassi, the Marrakech Museum of Photography is a little gem of a visitor attraction albeit one that is too often overlooked by tourists due to its slightly out of the way locati...

15 February 2016 Read more
Arsat Moulay Abdeslam Cyber Park, Marrakech

Arsat Moulay Abdeslam Cyber Park, Marrakech

Located in the heart of Marrakech, alongside Avenue Mohamed V, the main commercial thoroughfare, this eight-hectare historic garden (or arsa) was originally created for Moulay Abdesalam, an 18th centu...

07 December 2015 Read more
Ali Ben Youssef Medersa - A Must for Fans of Historic Architecture

Ali Ben Youssef Medersa - A Must for Fans of Historic Architecture

A splendid place to admire traditional Moroccan architecture while unwinding from the hustle and bustle of the city, the Ali Ben Youssef medersa is a must for anyone interested in art, architecture an...

21 November 2015 Read more
Exploring the Marrakech Souks

Exploring the Marrakech Souks

To first-time visitors, the labyrinthine Marrakech souks will seem like a bewildering warren of narrow passageways, impossible to navigate. There is, however, some simple advice for negotiating your w...

22 April 2015 Read more
Koutoubia Mosque , a major Marrakech landmark

Koutoubia Mosque , a major Marrakech landmark

The Koutoubia Mosque, one of Morocco's largest, in the centre of Marrakech was built in 1158 by the Almohads, one of the country's great imperial cities.

08 April 2015 Read more
Visit Terres d'Amanar, an Adventure Park with a Difference

Visit Terres d'Amanar, an Adventure Park with a Difference

Bordering the Toubkal National Park's pristine forests, the Terres d'Amanar estate is situated some 23 miles (37 km) from Marrakech, on the road to Asni. Nestling in the foothills of the spectacula...

25 August 2014 Read more
Tourist attractions in Marrakech - Tiskiwin Museum

Tourist attractions in Marrakech - Tiskiwin Museum

Situated on Rue de la Bahia, between the Dar Si Said and Bahia palaces, the Tiskiwin Museum is one of the most fascinating tourist attractions in Marrakech. The museum was created by Dutch anthropolog...

14 July 2014 Read more
Places to visit in Marrakech - Agdal Gardens, the 'walled Meadow' of Marrakech

Places to visit in Marrakech - Agdal Gardens, the 'walled Meadow' of Marrakech

Situated close to the Menara Gardens and the Marrakech medina, the Agdal Gardens were created by the city founder, Abd al-Mu'min (1130 to 1163), of the Almohad dynasty who also undertook many of the c...

17 June 2014 Read more
The Marrakech Museum of Moroccan Art - Musée Dar Si Said

The Marrakech Museum of Moroccan Art - Musée Dar Si Said

Located in a 19th century palace, the Musée Dar Si Said is regarded as one of Morocco's most eloquent tributes to the skills of its master craftsmen. Surrounding a splendid courtyard filled with s...

24 April 2014 Read more
4 Great Places for Kids in Marrakech

4 Great Places for Kids in Marrakech

While historic sites and monuments, stately gardens and the delights of shopping in the souks of Marrakech may appeal to adults, children quickly tire of admiring Berber carpets, sampling spices (howe...

17 February 2014 Read more