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Guide to Marrakech

Marrakech is a city in the southwest part of Morocco, close to the dramatic Atlas Mountains and possessing a personality and style all of its own. The city feels alive such is the vibrancy of the people here and the history that surrounds the place.

It was established around a thousand years ago, and the Moorish architecture, narrow streets and bustling souks quickly take the visitor back to these earlier times. Marrakech is an adventure, an exploration to be enjoyed and shared.

Guide to Marrakech Attractions

Take time out while you are visiting Marrakech and see some of the sights Marrakech top attractions include the the Medina is great to see for yourself. The Koutoubia Mosque are also well worth seeking out. Marrakech’s history means plenty to see. You can book a Marrakech tour before you go, and benefiting from the expertise of our Marrakech based guides who will show you Marrakech’s less well known attractions.

Marrakech Sports Information

It often seems as though Marrakech’s population are avid fans of Soccer. The best-known team is Kawkab Athletic Club de Marrakech at their home: El Harti. The biggest sporting event to take place in Marrakech’s sporting calendar is the Marrakech Marathon, which you can see at the city's centre. If you can get tickets, it is a great show!

Guide to Marrakech Attractions

Take time out while you are visiting Marrakech and see some of the sights Marrakech top attractions include the the Medina is great to see for yourself. The Koutoubia Mosque are also well worth seeking out. Marrakech’s history means plenty to see. You can book a Marrakech tour before you go, and benefiting from the expertise of our Marrakech based guides who will show you Marrakech’s less well known attractions.

Marrakech Climate Guide

Easily pinpoint the best time for going to Marrakech in our simple guide to the climate of Marrakech. The table below displays annual temperature trends in Marrakech over twelve months, giving a guide to the climate of Marrakech, so you can plan the best time to go!

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Marrakech Driving Tips

If you are planning to drive during your visit to Marrakech, you will need an International Driving Permit, or IDP, for Morocco which you can arrange with the AA before you travel to Marrakech. When driving in Marrakech, in common with the rest of Morocco, you should always keep to the right.

We can arrange car hire in Marrakech quickly and conveniently online before you go to Morocco. There's a choice of convenient car hire depots in Marrakech where you can collect your hire car.

Marrakech Airport Information

Marrakech-Menara Airport is approximately 4 miles south from Marrakech. The international IATA code for the airport is RAK is only about 2.5 hours from the UK approximately. Getting into Marrakech, and taxis are also available. Marrakech-Menara Airport offers plenty to do including shops offering souvenirs of Marrakech if you want something to remember your visit.

British Embassy in Marrakech

If you get into trouble in Marrakech, or just need some advice, the Marrakech British Consulate is the place to go.

British Honorary Consulate
55 Boulevard Zerktouni
Residence Taib
Marrakech

Telephone: (212) (44) 435095

The Facts About Marrakech

City Name: Marrakech
Country: Morocco
Language: Arabic
Currency: Moroccan Dirham
Time Difference: GMT
Electricity Supply: 110/220V AC 50Hz

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