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Typical Day while Discovering Marrakech

Written on : 12 August 2020
By : Léa Frémiot
Typical Day while Discovering Marrakech

Going on holiday to Marrakech offers you the opportunity to immerse yourself in a rich culture, to discover a fascinating historical heritage but also the warmth of its people. As you can see, the red city is one of our favourite destinations and we never get tired of it because of its unique atmosphere and the fact that we come back more fit than ever from these visits. 
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Our ideal day in the city

Our ideal day in the city

9 am: Wake up with a breathtaking view of the Atlas Mountains from one of our luxury villas. Indeed, it is a detail that will make you start your day in Marrakech wonderfully. Discover Riad Shems and its breathtaking view. 
10 am: Start with a short sports session directly from your villa or a yoga class to wake up body and mind before tackling your day's sightseeing. An ideal time to keep fit during your stay!
11 am: We then continue the morning by heading towards the famous souks of Marrakech. An ideal experience to get closer to the locals and discover Marrakech's handicrafts. You will find absolutely everything in the souks: delicious spices, Berber carpets, leather pieces or traditional Moroccan outfits. You will be able to stock up on souvenirs for your loved ones without forgetting to haggle a little with the vendors in the souks. 
1 pm: After discovering the souks in length, breadth and breadth, a well-deserved break is necessary. Direction one of the restaurants of the city to taste local specialities such as a delicious tagine with lemon and olives or a real couscous for the happiness of your taste buds. 
3 pm: To enjoy the city while resting in the heat, it is in the Jardin Majorelle, an unmissable spot in the red city, that you are advised to continue the day as well as by discovering its small Berber museum. The visit of the Palmeraie or the secret garden of Marrakech, excellent alternatives. 
5 pm: What better than a traditional mint tea accompanied by oriental pastries to taste? You won't be able to leave without trying these delights. You will find tea and cakes very easily in the city where many small shops offer them at very competitive prices. 
5:30 pm: Last but not least, the famous Koutoubia Mosque and the Jemaa El Fna Square which is right next to it. You will be able to admire the unique architecture of this monument which is a true witness of the historical and religious heritage of the city. 
7 pm: Return to your villa or Riad to take advantage of the assets of your home. Indeed, you will be able to treat yourself to a refreshing drink in your private swimming pool or an aperitif on the terrace now that the temperature has gone down a little. 
8.30 pm: What if you take advantage of dinner to admire a belly dance show at the same time? This would be a great way to end your day. Several establishments offer gastronomic discoveries and dance performances for unforgettable evenings. Among these are the Jad Mahal Palace, the Marrakchi or the Ksar el Hamra. 
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