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Historical and Cultural Tour - Private Tours (Half day)

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    English-speaking tour guide who will meet you at Jamaa El Fena Square in front of Cafe de France at 9am, when your exploration of Marrakech begins.

    Discover the hidden cultural sides of Marrakech: including historical quarters of the city, After I meet you we start the tour walking into the heart of the medina and discover many of the hidden gems of the medina. we will visit the Koutoubia mosque of marrakech, The Koutoubia is the largest mosque in Marrakech with a stunning 70 meters high minaret, Following this, visit the Saadian Tombs, sealed up for centuries until they were rediscovered in 1917. The tombs date back to the time of the sultan Ahmad al-Mansur.

    There are two main mausoleums within the enclosure, consisting of 66 tombs while 100 more are laid outside in the gardens. Notice the wonderful Hispano-Moorish architecture that surrounds the burial ground of the royal family, and Visit the 19th century Bahia Palace, surrounded by beautifully-manicured gardens filled with sweet-smelling flowers and fruit trees. The aristocratic palace has beautifully painted residential rooms and a lush Moorish style garden in the courtyard.

    and finally we will Visit the colorful Souks with their tinsmiths, dyers, herbalists stalls and workshops; ending at Djemaa El Fna square, where hundreds of locals meet every day to enjoy the storytellers, musicians, snake charmers, acrobats, jugglers and performers of each and every sort.
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    Departure Point
    Hôtel Restaurant Café de France, jamaa el-fnna، Rue des Banques, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Local guide
    • Professional guide
    • Private tour
    Exclusions
    • Drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Entrance fees are not included in the price ( the majority of the monuments cost $7 for each )
    • pick up & drop off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    All reviews bahia palace great tour hour walking tour saadian tombs great introduction guided experience shoe shop great start to our trip important sites dirhams per person spoke english very well kind man spice shop answering questions three hours own pace informative guide
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Mohammed was a great tour guide, the Bahia palace and the tombs were beautiful but the knowledge Mohammed had made these places so much more interesting! We felt very safe in the streets and Mohammed was always checking to see where we were and if...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank 11brownso
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We had a private tour which was great so we could go at own pace. Also, lots of useful tips for the rest of our stay.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank ian s
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    The tour is perfect if you want to get to know the most important things about historic marrakesh. The guide was very good and patient. Good information and just enough to give you the rest of the day to explore the rest of the city...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Z7877QSalejandroa
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We got to Marrakesh late on a Saturday but only had couple of days. Booked this tour after reading rave reviews and we wanted to see things without exploring ourselves. Mohammed was a great tour host, he was so knowledgeable and always answered the why...More

    1  Thank 413nishs
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Mohamed was our guide and explained the walk to us. We were guided through the streets, with helpful points of how to stay safe from the bustling traffic. He has a very detailed knowledge of the history of the city and he explained to us...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    1  Thank LDC58
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    elenasahn
    18 September 2019|
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    Response from Mohamed B | Property representative |
    Hello, Thank you for your message, the time of the tour at 10am Thank you
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    Zay147
    15 September 2019|
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    Response from LDC58 | Reviewed this property |
    There are 2 starting times for this tour - one at 10am & one at 2pm so you should book the tour for the 2pm start. You will find the options when you click on the booking link I think.
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