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Half-Day Guided Walking Tour of Marrakech Old City
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“call to prayer” (60 reviews)
“great landmark” (32 reviews)
“focal point” (30 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Avenue Mohammed V, Marrakech 40020, Morocco
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"call to prayer"
in 60 reviews
"great landmark"
in 32 reviews
"focal point"
in 30 reviews
"friday prayers"
in 23 reviews
"tallest building"
in 22 reviews
"prayer times"
in 22 reviews
"gardens surrounding"
in 21 reviews
"orange trees"
in 27 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 43 reviews
"your bearings"
in 25 reviews
"during ramadan"
in 16 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 46 reviews
"the main square"
in 37 reviews
"jemaa el"
in 30 reviews
"walk around"
in 17 reviews
"muslim"
in 261 reviews
"tower"
in 77 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Really nice walking around this area. Again best to do in the morning before it gets really hot. You can't go into the Mosque

Thank Karina O
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Just a couple of minutes walk away from the main square and souks, the minaret (tower) of the Mosque is one of the definitive features of Marrakech. It is surrounded by a variety of gardens, and so much more peaceful than the hustle and hassle...More

Thank Mike M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The mosk has an great story and it is a nice experience. But no more than that. We recommend you visit it while in the City anyway. Talk a Walk in the nearby park. But be Aware of fake guides, and People Who offers you...More

Thank Kristoffer V
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not available to non-Muslims so we only saw the outside. It is quite impressive. As the tallest building in the city, it is a useful landmark to orient yourself when lost.

Thank AndyWatson
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely mosque , wear modest clothing an cover your head. We paid a few extra dirhams an asked to go to the top ( don't think it's allowed) but the man let us , a tiring experience but well worth it when you get to...More

Thank roza s
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Set in the heart of Marrakesh this lovely Mosque can't be missed!! The grounds, gardens etc around the Mosque are beautiful, and in the summer when the flowers are all out must be stunning. I'd like to say the grounds are a nice place to...More

Thank Marc W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had wanted to visit Koutoubia for sometime. However the number of beggars around the mosque was both off putting and disrespectful. The mosque its self was closed the only morning I had free so check owning days and times.

Thank Alastair S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a must as you can't miss it so big that it is you can actually see it from far. When time for prayer you hear the call... amazing

Thank Suellen F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The gardens and space outside the mosque were great to relax in.. helped there were seats as we had done loads of walking.. lovely family atmosphere

Thank Imran A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While as a non-Muslim, I was not allowed in, I enjoyed looking at this mosque and even more hearing about its stunning history. And it is green as the picture below shows!

Thank Swissdiver
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Samantha T
1 April 2018|
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Response from Escales A | Reviewed this property |
Normally Koutoubia at any time you can go to see; but just the muslims can get access to his minaret.
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ahmed f
11 January 2018|
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Response from Naseeemaa | Reviewed this property |
Apologies. I’m not actually sure what time jummah starts. When we went we spent the whole morning there and that way we didn’t miss it. If you look non tourism guides it may help.
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helping_hand81
2 April 2017|
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Response from khadijah24 | Reviewed this property |
No just modest dress as a Muslim
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