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“jewish quarter”(29 reviews)
“spice market”(18 reviews)
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This is the Jewish neighborhood in Marrakech. Here you´ll find the Lezama Synagoge, an important historical site, as well as other eating and shopping opportunities.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
As featured in 3 Days in Marrakech
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Marrakech, Morocco
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The old Jewish area of the town, we enjoyed a quiet walk down these discreet streets between high mud-baked walls. It is a nice complement to the other sights in Marrakesh,

Thank Zolin22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stand out as foreign tourists in the Jewish Quarter which is ok during the day but quite intimidating after dark. Our Riad is off the spice market so involves a walk through lanes and I hate to feel afraid and really want to be...More

Thank Clare F
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Not much different than other poor neighborhoods. Not anything left of Jewish history except the beautiful Lazama synogogue and the very eerie looing cemetary

Thank rsri
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This is where the Jews of Marrakech lived. Now, there is a very small Jewish community and some abandoned synagogues. However, to walk the streets and imagine what it was like 100 years ago made this a spiritual journey. Definitely see this on your visit...More

Thank RenandIssey
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

No safe. Nothing impressive to see at all. Thieves waiting to ROB you lurking everywhere and working in teams.

Thank jasper867
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

You have to keep walking in this neighborhood. When you stop stalkers will came to help you..or to sell you at the best price.Is the worst price.

Thank 945alinab
Reviewed 3 May 2018

The mellah is interesting to visit but a lot like the souks and general Medina. They charge you to enter the Synagogue but we read it was not worth the visit. I don't think it is a must in Marrakech

Thank BBS-274
Reviewed 5 March 2018

There are about four rooms set around an open courtyard. There is a synagogue, room featuring music, feating photos, and a decent bathroom. Just go, it's worth it!

Thank acoghill
Reviewed 1 February 2018

This Jewish Cemetary is currently being restored but the size of it takes your breath away. It is worth visiting as your contribution will help with the restoration.

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Hi, The entrance is only 1 euro (10 Dirham). But is is a great area with 3 very nice places to visit. Easy to find (there are signs + people are so friendly to help you point you in the direction. I loved it. And...More

Thank lagid
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wsleeds
14 March 2018|
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Response from michal P | Reviewed this property |
I think your hotel guide should be enough, lately young guy renew the quarter and the sinagoge and everything has signs and explainations, enjoy!
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