Get To Popular Attractions with Your Marrakech Holidays

by Amanda Sutcliffe Travel Deals

Marrakech, an interesting city located in Morocco, is the country's cultural delight and has been explored by numerous tourists since the 1960s. It has been given different names, such as the 'Daughter of the Desert' and the 'Red City' at different times in history. Over two million tourists visit the city every year to savour its cultural experiences. You'll get the chance to enjoy its cultural offerings during your time spent in this part of the world. While holidaying in Marrakech, you can also be treated to some unforgettable luxuries with an accommodation in the traditional Moroccan houses or palaces called 'riads', which have now been transformed into luxury hotels or resorts.

You'll truly enjoy your Marrakech holidays if you're visiting the city during its autumn season from the month of September to November. In this period, the entire region experiences a pleasant climate with comfortable daytime temperatures and a significant decrease in tourist crowds. From December to February, a large number of travellers come to this city despite the rapidly changing weather. Even the hot summer from the month of June to August doesn’t deter tourists from visiting Marrakech. Spring from March to May can be another great season to visit this Moroccan city with the presence of a comfortable weather.

One of the fascinating attractions to visit during your cheap holidays to Marrakech is the Medersa Ben Youssef, the largest theological college in Morocco. It was constructed by the rulers of the Saadian dynasty in the 16th century with an Islamic architecture including a series of connected rooms and small-sized internal courtyards. You can explore an interesting collection of Berber jewellery and other artefacts while on your visit to the Dar Si Said Museum of Moroccan Arts and Crafts. If you wish to escape the hustle-bustle of crowds and be in pleasant surroundings, visit the Manara Gardens. You can find a large pool and vast expanses of olive groves in this 19th-century garden.

Djemaa El Fna is one particular place you can't afford to miss during your cheap holidays to Marrakech. It comprises of a large and popular square, which is thronged by tourists and locals alike in large numbers. While getting around in this square, you'll find numerous stalls, snake charmers, musicians, and fortune-tellers. The rooftop cafes and restaurants located close to the square give you the opportunity to enjoy excellent views of the square and its crowds. You'll enjoy your trip to the Koutoubia Mosque as it introduces you to the brilliant Almohad architecture.

If you're looking for yet another place that offers you some serene spaces, visit the Imlil village. It is located on a mountain and has a restored fortress, which allows you to witness some fabulous rural scenery while having your cup of tea or coffee. Your sightseeing tours would also take you to the Majorelle Gardens, where you can explore some beautiful cacti, palms, and ferns. It has been named after a famous French painter called Jacques Majorelle, who owned this property until his death in 1962.

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