We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (67)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good48%
  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“saadian tombs”(3 reviews)
“horse tour”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Marrakech, Morocco
+212 5243-91632
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Marrakech
from US$13.90
More Info
from US$60.20
More Info
from US$231.60
More Info
Reviews (95)
Filter reviews
30 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbeautiful gatesaadian tombshorse tourroyal residencepathsbeautycenturypalaceattractionsinformationmedinariad
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 30 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago

Be careful when crossing the wide street to enter the gate. The traffic is fast. Once inside the walkways are narrow. The area is historic with tombs, Mosque and a Palace. The gate faces south and is decorative. This is a worthy and impressive place...More

Thank Valerie J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Marrakesh has numerous lovely features of which this historic gate is one. Very beautiful with some fabulous detail in the carving.

Thank John P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came across this large gateway coming from the main souks on our way to the tombs. Had to stand in the middle of the road to get a good photo. Good information board just inside telling you all about it

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 6 July 2018

This was the main entrance to the Almohad palace. While the stone and brick surrounding of this huge gate is impressive, its pretty run down. Its not worth a trip just on its own but on the way out of Saadian Tombs its worth a...More

Thank asiahand1
Reviewed 3 May 2018

The door, however beautiful, would not be worth a detour. Take a look if you go to the Saadian Toombs.

1  Thank marieevedg
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We saw this beautiful gate/entrance whilst on a horse tour of Marrakesh. So a couple of days later when we walked back to the old town we had a closer look. Architecturally it's beautiful, needs a bit of TLC but worth a look, it won't...More

Thank Marc W
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We happened on the gate by chance on our way to the Badi Palace but it was on our list. Needs to have some repairs done to it to bring it back its former glory but worth a visit.

Thank Jmahg
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Large original entrance gate to the city of marrkech. A great place to take a picture if only for the sheer size of this gate.

Thank kenny10564
Reviewed 13 March 2018

One of original door/gates in Marrakech, if not the only one. Make sure you pass by on the way to the palaces or the Saadian tombs.

Thank David B
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Yes it is the nicest gate around the city and it is well worth finding out to take a photograph but it need a little tlc to bring it back to its best.

Thank johnhp702
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bab Agnaou staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines