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Reviewed 6 days ago

I saw and visited this gate twice. Once only saw it from the bus on the way to Anima garden as the road to Ourika valley passing just in front of the gate. Second time i entered to see the Saadien tombs in Kasbah area...More

Thank Tomi V
Reviewed 12 August 2018

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 31 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 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

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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
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