Flights to Marrakech | Royal Air Maroc Qatar
Welcome to the Red city
Located in central Morocco at the foot of the Atlas Mountains, the city has just over 830,000 inhabitants and is considered the 4th largest city in Morocco after Casablanca, Fez and Tangier.
Capital of the Almoravids, Almohads and Saadians, Marrakech is definitely an imperial city, adorned with many architectural jewels. At the gates of the desert but irrigated by the waters of the Atlas Mountains, it is also a garden city, inspiring an art of living that seduces each of its visitors. It could not but inspire creators, to whom many museums pay a vibrant tribute. Modern, it does not forget to preserve its history. Its famous Jemaa El Fna square is the origin of the notion of oral heritage of humanity. Many nicknames are attributed to Marrakech. If today the most common is " Ocre City ", the ancients preferred to attribute to it that of " Garden City ". It is true that, born in the shade of an immense palm grove and benefiting from the pure waters of the High Atlas mountains, the capital of the Almohad sultans has masterfully inspired garden lovers. Visit Marrakech, the Green City, through its wonderful gardens with a thousand scents and colors. The vibrant heart of Marrakech is undoubtedly the Place Jemaa El Fna. Market place, stage for all kinds of shows and even a restaurant, it also forms the junction between the city and the souks, this huge workshop and place of exchange of everything that sells and makes the timeless reputation of Marrakech.
Between tradition and modernity, Marrakech is the promise of incomparable sensations. Strolling on the Place Jemaa El Fna and in the souks, the Ochre city is a real source of change of scenery. It is also the sumptuous garden city that has bewitched countless celebrities. The visit of the Saadian tombs, the Ben Youssef medersa or some of the riads that make up its medina is pure enchantment. Marrakech, today, it is also the luxurious estates in the Palmeraie, luxury boutiques and high-end crafts, not to mention the palaces and lounge bars that attract the happy few from all over the world like a powerful magnet.