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Visiting the North of Medina (Old town)


Marrakech
5 Hours
up to 15 people
English ( Business ), French ( Conversational )
Private tour (only you and your guide)

Embrace the monuments of this Moroccan city. You will be graced with Medersa Ben Youssef, Le Jardin Secret, Jemaa El Fna, Koubba Almoravides, Dar El Bacha Museum, and of course, the famous Souks. The north of Medina is the area where we can have a mixture of Art (crafts) and Architecture.

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Itinerary

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  • 09:00 AM

    Meet at your hotel / Upon your request

  • 09:30 AM

    Dar El Bacha Museum

    The Palace was built by El glaoui the famous and most powerful Pasha(Lord)of Marrakech and High Atlas at the beginning of the 20th century. The palace has several beautifully decorated courtyards lined with Zelij tile work, stucco work,painted wood and stalactites. One part of the building gathers a museum, The Jewish heritage, Islamic culture, African Art, donations of Patty Birtch, Mr.&Mrs Hermès, Yves Saint Laurent and a fine Andalusian garden planted with fruit trees.

  • 10:30 AM

    Le Jardin Secret

    The origins of Le Jardin Secret hark back to the second half of the sixteenth century. Today the green spaces of Le Jardin Secret are divided into an exotic garden and an Islamic garden. The importance of the building, first demonstrated by its large size, is underlined by the presence of a private hammam, the qubba and the tower: towering above the medina.Le Jardin Secret, which had, therefore, its own water supply, a rare privilege and an additional sign of wealth. We can still see the visible vestiges of the riad’s original water system, made up of pipes, reservoirs and canals cleverly linked together.(Approx.45mns-1h.)

  • 11:30 AM

    Medersa Ben Youssef

    The original 14th century Medersa Ben Youssef was rebuilt by Abdullah el Ghaleb, the Saadian made it the largest quranic school in Morocco in a deliberate attempt to snub the imams of Fez the religious center of the country .The Medersa is an old university to teach islamic law. its rectangular pool reflects both the beauty of blue Marrakech sky and the carved plaster walls and cedar ceilings from the sixteenth century.

  • 12:30 PM

    Koubba Almoravides

    A nice doom that witness the greatness of the Almoravides dynasty's architecture from the twelfth century

  • 13:00 PM

    Souks (Old Local Markets) - Jemaa El Fna

    Souks to see the beauty of crafts. For entertainment, we finish with the square
    Jamaal elf'na (Snake chamers, monkey dressers, musicians),healers,traditional dentists.

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Departure & Return

Starting time 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point At your hotel / Upon your request
Ending Point At your hotel or in the square if you wish.

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

- Guide fee

What‘s not included

- Tips
- Admissions to monuments and sights.
- Hotel Pick-up & Drop-off (Only if transportation is necessary, depending on your location)

Important

I don't work the first day of ithe feast of Ramadan.I don't work the two first days of the feast of sacrifice (عيد الأضحى).

This visit is walking tour.In case your hotel is away from the center,we need to hire a vehicle for transfer.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

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Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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