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Jemaa el-Fnaa

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This is the entrance to the outdoor market and food court of the city center.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“food stalls” (1,058 reviews)
“snake charmers” (2,301 reviews)
“orange juice” (525 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Marrakech, Morocco
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Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

The main square in Marrakech... busy in the day, totally mental in the evening. It is a complete no-holds-barred assault on your senses... smells, tastes (even if u don't eat anything!!), sound, sights and touch... cos believe me, you will be elbow-to-elbow with a few...More

Thank Simon_and_Claire
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Jemaa el Fna is an amazing place. I have never seen anywhere else like it. During the day it has market stalls, snake charmers and people with tame monkeys posing for tourist pictures. However, after dark it really comes alive with Berber music, jugglers, fire...More

Thank PT5
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

Great place to see! Very full on but have to check out the markets and eat some street food. Even though it's very busy and everyone's trying to get you to eat at there stall it's still very entertaining and locals are all very kind....More

Thank Marcus D
Reviewed 21 October 2015

A must for anybody visiting. Be prepared for the engaging stall holders. Never ending changing experiences here... be prepared to haggle, give...and enjoy.

Thank ShirazBlues
Reviewed 21 October 2015

A good place to visit if you wish to try the local food and experience the market which is still very authentic.

Thank Dice L
Reviewed 21 October 2015

its a must visit location, but be aware it is a proper tourist trap, how anyone eats here with the stench is beyond me

Thank geobryce
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We ate at the market at night to experience this. First do yourself a favour and walk through the food market to experience the different families trying to lure you in.. Then choose one as they are really all the same.. We did not get...More

Thank Olivia S
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

We walked through here when we had to, otherwise we avoided it because of the pushy sellers and pungent smell of horse poo/urine. There were also men who had monkeys in nappies on chains, trying to sell tourists a photo with the monkeys. The monkeys...More

1  Thank Sacha E
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

A buzzing marketplace well worth visiting. Many groups of loud musicians playing for money. Food stalls with interesting food.

Thank Anne N
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

the square is worth a visit vibrant colourful site sounds smells BUT be aware of very aggressive beggars around the sides Dont go inside any shops you will find yourself surrounded by aggressive sales men Do Not follow anyone down any streets they will try...More

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barbara b
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Response from Brendon W | Reviewed this property |
There are public restrooms for men and women downstairs near a small garden on the inside left
9 April 2017|
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Response from ec0l0dgea | Property representative |
yes that's it
11 March 2017|
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Response from kate s | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is but views are still great!