Flight schedule Deauville - Marrakech
- On wednesday from 5 april to 11 oct 2017
Flight Time Deauville-Marrakech : 02h50
Language: Arabic (French is also widely spoken)
Currency: Moroccan dirham (‚ā¨ 1 = 11.22 MAD)
Time difference: -1 hour
Things to see and do
Jemaa El Fna is the touristic center of Marrakech. During the day, you will find snake charmers, Berber water carriers, women offerring henna tatoos, orange juice sellers, ...
From 6 pm, Jemaa El Fna is more bustling and merchants, music groups and small street restaurants are joining those of the day. This place is an unmissable place in Marrakech, classified by UNESCO.
It is also from this place that you can get to the souks.
Koutoubia : this tower from the 12th century is 77 meters high and served as a model to¬†build the Hassan Tower in Rabat and the Giralda in Seville. Koutoubia is not open to public but it is possible to walk in the gardens all around. Do not miss, at sunset,¬†the tower lights up, giving it another appearance.
The Menara, near Bab Jdid (2km), is composed of many olive trees and a privileged peaceful place for walks. Its large basin, supplied with water by a 700-year-old hydraulic system, serves as a water reservoir for irrigating crops.
The Majorelle Gardens are a sublime green area where it is possible to see the studio of the painter Jacques Majorelle. It is a relaxing and quiet place where you will find a lot of different plants, the famous "blue studio", small basins, ...
Do not miss the Souks of Marrakech in the Medina (old town of Marrakech). You will especially find :
- The dyers souk
- The Chouani souk
- The Habbadine souk
- The brass souk
- The Smata souk
- The Cherratine souk
Do not miss also : The Palm grove of 13000 hectares on the outskirts of the city center, the ramparts of Marrakech, the residential district of Hivernage, ...