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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

You can see most of this from your vehicle although a couple short stops are ok. Large area, guards on horses a good photo op. I enjoyed the overall scenic nature of Rabat and the palace area. Seemed cleaner and more upscale than other cities.

Thank bkb82
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

The palace is not that spectacular. The square in front is quit impressive and large but the palace itself is just ok. You can not enter the palace or come really close because the guards will tell you to get back. The moroccans are not...More

1  Thank springbank
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Its not worth going through the hassle of getting passport access and then a long walk only to the outside which could have been done by car if it was permitted. just not worth it!

Thank M_mamot
Reviewed 24 November 2017

This is one of 43 palaces the King has. The doors were closed when we came by and you could take pictures right next to the doors which you can't tell here are massive.

Thank colinbW6984OI
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I'm genuinely mystified by the positive reviews and the stories of visits to this palace. My experience was horrendous by comparison. Perhaps visiting by organized tour is the solution, but if you come by yourself, be prepared to be a victim of some nasty jokes....More

2  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

It's a long walk from the entrance into the complex. You have to first get clearance using your passports. Then walk to the outside...no access inside so it's ok for a quick stop if you have time...

Thank AmBand
Reviewed 11 November 2017

It was interesting to see that area where the palace is located, but it is very well guarded so you are not able to get close.

Thank Marta W
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is really a walk about on the inside of the outside of the palace grounds. You can't get into the palace or the legislative halls. We had a group and tour guide who was able to explain what we were looking at, and some...More

Thank Yamco
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I understand you cannot visit inside the walls of the Palace. The entrance doors and gates are lovely. Only needs a short visit.

Thank Kate85105
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We saw it from outside as we were short on time We were told by our driver/guide that we need to apply for a permit (not a normal ticket) to visit the palace.

Thank Gking08
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Saloua B
24 December 2017|
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Response from HvPssptWilTrvl | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Security here is thorough. There is an office at the gate where you can check in. The Royal Palace of Rabat is not interesting at all; the buildings are closed to visitors. Suggestion: stay in the tour bus, drive... More
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