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Beyond the Souks: Tours & Activities to Experience in Marrakech


Prepare to be dazzled by the sights, sounds, and smells that await in the captivating Moroccan city of Marrakech. Step into a world of vibrant souks overflowing with spices, handcrafted treasures, and local charm. Beyond the bustling marketplace, Marrakech boasts magnificent palaces, serene gardens, and a rich history waiting to be explored. Whether you crave the thrill of a desert adventure, the serenity of a traditional hammam experience, or the deliciousness of authentic Moroccan cuisine, Marrakech offers a several tours and activities that will transform your trip into an unforgettable immersion into Moroccan culture. Get ready to discover the best things to see and do in Marrakech!


Disclaimer

Part of the job of a travel agent is to save clients time and money. I looked through hundreds of tours and picked out the best tours to book in various categories that are both the best in quality and price.


Prices listed below are subject to change. Rates are typically discounted for larger groups and children, so use the links provided to see the exact cost for your specific scenario and book what is of interest to you.

Marrakech Sightseeing & Artisanal Tour

The bustling city of Marrakech is teeming with sights to see. Cover the main attractions in just a few hours on this sightseeing tour. See the El Bahia Palace, Saadian tombs, Jamaa el Fnna Square, Koutoubia Mosque, and the famous La Mamounia Hotel. Your guide helps you shop for souvenirs in traditional souks and provides information about the history, culture, and customs of Morocco.


Duration

4 hours

Availability

Everyday at 10 am and 2 pm

Price

$26

Alternative


Dinner and Fantasy Show in Chez Ali

Enjoy a different evening out in Chez Ali, the best-known restaurant in all Morocco, where every night horsemen, musicians, dancers and gunpowder, all meet in this fantasy spectacle.


Duration

4 hours

Availability

Everyday at 8 pm

Price

$59 per person


Marrakech Nightlife

Marrakech is a city with a rich and diverse culture, and experiencing the local nightlife can be a great way to immerse yourself in it. Your pub crawl can incorporate aspects of Moroccan culture, such as traditional music, food, and drinks, making it a unique cultural experience.


Duration

3 - 5 hours

Availability

Tuesday - Sunday at 10:30 pm

Price

$23 per person

Berber Street Food Tour

Savor the delectable food found within the Medina of Marrakech and learn more about Moroccan cuisine on a guided foodie tour.


Duration

3 hours

Availability

Everyday at 8 pm

Price

$41 per person

Alternative

Essaouira Coastal City Day Trip

Enjoy your day tour from Marrakech to the Atlantic Ocean, and visit the city of Essaouira.


Duration

9 hours

Availability

Everyday at 8:30 am

Price

$15 per person

Alternative


Private 4-Day Luxury Tour to Chefchaouen

Chefchaouen is probably the most beautiful city in Morocco. On this tour you will visit two other cities as well, Casablanca, the economic capital of Morocco, loud, energetic and the largest city. Rabat, on the other hand, is the capital of Morocco, quieter, more traditional and an imperial city. This tour is indeed a journey full of surprises, lots of history and culture. You will be taken around for guided visits in Rabat, the blue city of Chefchaouen and Casablanca where you will visit the most impressive mosque in north Africa.


Duration

4 days

Availability

Everyday at 8:30 am

Price

$170 per person

Alternative

Ourika Valley, Berber Villages & Atlas Mountains

For this day trip a berber guide will give you a unique introduction to the Atlas mounains and life of the people who live there. You will visit several traditional villages and have stunning views.


Duration

8 hours

Availability

Everyday at 8 am

Price

$10 per person

Alternative


Agafay Desert Quad Bike, Camel Ride and Dinner Show

Experience a thrilling Agafay Desert safari with a transfer from Marrakech. Ride a quad through the dunes, watch the sunset on a camel, and savor a delicious Moroccan meal while watching fire dances.


Duration

6 hours

Availability

Everyday at 3 pm

Price

$31 per person

Alternative

Agafay Desert Overnight Stay

Escape from the hustle and bustle of Marrakech in favour of the tranquil Agafay Desert - enjoy a traditional dinner and show before sleeping under the stars in a haima.


Duration

2 Days

Availability

Everyday at 4 pm

Price

$85 per person

Alternative

Mount Toubkal Day Trip

Marvel at the stunning mountain landscapes on a full-day trip from Marrakech to Toubkal National Park. Visit the village of Imlil and take a hike to a restaurant facing Mount Toubkal.


Duration

8 hours

Availability

Monday, Tuesday & Saturday at 8:30 am

Price

$80 per person

Alternative


Paragliding Adventure Over Beautiful Agafay Desert

Embark on a thrilling airborne adventure with this paragliding experience over the mesmerizing Agafay Desert. Fly Over the rocky desert and explore the Atlas Mountains views while you Enjoying Sky air.


Duration

4 hours

Availability

Everyday at 10 am

Price

$92 per person

Alternative


Hot Air Balloon Flight

Your aerial adventure begins with pickup from your hotel and transfer by car to the launch site, where you'll have the chance to see the balloon inflate accompanied by unlimited tea and/or coffee. After a safety briefing, climb aboard and hold on tight as you take off and float high in the sky while taking in the sights.


Duration

4 hours

Availability

Everyday at 6 am

Price

$149 per person

Alternative

Desert Quad Bike Experience

Journey to the largest rocky desert outside the city. Tour the stone desert and its valley by quad bike to the palm groves for a first-hand experience of the best places in the area.


Duration

3 hours

Availability

Everyday at 9 am, 11 am, 2 pm and 4:30 pm

Price

$29 per person

Alternative


Zip-Line & Hike in the Atlas Mountains

Head off to a nature reserve for a day of adventure from Marrakesh to the Atlas Mountains, enjoying several activities including a high-wire course, zip-lining, or abseiling.


Duration

6 hours

Availability

Everyday at 9 am

Price

$65 per person


Private Horseback Ride in Palmeraie

Enjoy a memorable one-hour ride through this beautiful neighborhood. After taking the time to take photos and discover the region with your horse, you will take a well-deserved break in an authentic Berber house where you can settle down and relax in the shade while enjoying an invigorating mint tea.


Duration

3 hours

Availability

Everyday at 9 am

Price

$29 per person

Cable Wakeboarding Experience

Enjoy Morocco's first cable park as you wakeboard, wakeskate, kneeboard or waterski on a lake at the foot of the Atlas Mountains while being towed by an overhead cable rather than a boat.


Duration

1.5 hours

Availability

Everyday at 11:30 am

Price

$103 per person

Alternative


Moroccan Hammam Experience

Experience the authentic Traditional Moroccan Hammam, a timeless tradition, while you stay in Marrakech.


Duration

At your leisure

Availability

Everyday from 9 am - 8 pm

Price

$24 per person

Alternative


Make Your Own Argan Oïl

Discover the secrets of a Moroccan beauty ritual with a traditional argan oil class, taught by a local host. During this class, you'll learn how to distinguish between real and fake argan oil before mixing your own beauty oil to take home. Once you're finished, enjoy tea and pastries with your host as they share stories of life in Morocco, and even tips on how to shop like a local when browsing the city’s many stalls and shops.


Duration

2 hours

Availability

Monday - Saturday at 3 pm

Price

$41 per person

Alternative

ANIMA Garden

ANIMA is a magical garden where nature & art meet. A place with hundreds of botanical influences from around the world blended together with artworks by Picasso, Haring, Rodin and more!


Duration

At your leisure

Availability

Everyday from 9 am - 6 pm

Price

$15 per person

Alternative

Cactus Thiemann - $8 per person


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