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Jemaa el-Fnaa

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This is the entrance to the outdoor market and food court of the city center.more
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Marrakech, Morocco
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Reviewed today via mobile

We were staying right at the door step. I would recommend visiting this place, don’t read the reviews of the bad and experience it for yourself. People are friendly, respect the culture and absorb the life. I will be returning for sure. I love Marrakech...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rizzelb
Reviewed today via mobile

Dont forget to have a dinner in the food market over here . And , pass arround during the day .. so crazY.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ali S
Reviewed today via mobile

Visited here December. The atmosphere is electric snakes monkeys the smells and the sounds draw you in .

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank E4483WXsteved
Reviewed today via mobile

Very busy and noisy market!! Vendors are sometimes aggresive in their attempt to take your money!! Overall it is an experience and a place where you can meet the local culture!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Stefan_Faifer
Reviewed today

A must do ! early evening to about 10pm the places is heaving busy, loads of street food stalls, jugglers, musicians, street entertainers abound. Be careful about potential pick pockets - def got the feeling later in the evening that 2 chaps were starting to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank carse66
Reviewed yesterday

Cool place to visit, sunset and later were the best times. Lots of activity going on, snake charmers etc. Be a little cautious about the food stands in the middle, the guys are very keen to get you their stand and can be a little...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank aaronc582
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What more can I say!? you need life insurance to walk through this “experience”. Keep your head down and keep walking if you don’t intend to buy anything. Constant harassment from people that want to charge you an arm and a leg to experience the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Amckenzie92
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You can’t visit marrakech and not do the square at least once. Forget the snakes and monkeys: once the sun goes down that’s when the fun starts!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 703tobyw
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Must visit Local central marketplace for street food musicians snake charmers , monkeys tattoo artists etc

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Louis L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a vibrant and entertaining place at several different times of day but seriously DON'T BOTHER EATING there in the evenings. We had a pretty nasty experience with a food vendor when we challenged the bill. Fairly tasteless mixed grill suddenly amounted to approx...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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28 November 2018|
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Response from Helena M | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. We went on this tour by ourselves. It is very easily done and you actualy don't need a guide for Jemma el Fna. Easily accessible during a day/night. Have fun.
28 November 2018|
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Response from MaryAnnDorset | Reviewed this property |
We did it ourselves.
15 October 2018|
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Response from Grumo | Reviewed this property |
I heard it is open until 4 a.m. not sure if the level of activity at that time.