One of the four imperial cities of Morocco - Marrakech - spread at the foot of the Great Atlas in the south-west of the country. Fairy tale "One Thousand and One Nights" are intertwined in this enchanting, magical and unique Moroccan city. Hundreds of years, this mysterious city attracts tourists from all over the country with its uniqueness.

The city was founded in 1062 come from Western Sahara. For years, Marrakech vied with Fes for the right to be the capital of Morocco, Rabat but served as a compromise for two rival cities.

The old town is surrounded by a massive wall made of bricks, stretching almost 10 kilometers. The most amazing sights of Marrakech are hiding behind this wall. Taking a walk through the narrow streets of the Old Town is very easy to get lost, so if you do not know the Arabic language, it is best to take a guided tour, because in the old town is almost no English-speaking residents.

After nightfall the main square of Marrakesh turns into the world of the carnival. heady aromas of the head, oriental music and hundreds of magicians, sorcerers and magicians begin their presentation. In these follies, you will see the snake charmers, monkey trainers, who will show you the wonders under the sounds of street musicians. Merchants will not let you pass, offering incredible gifts, and women with henna in the hands draw your tattoo, which you never dreamed of.

Rest in Marrakech an unforgettable experience even for seasoned travelers.

Фотографии Marrakesh

Достопримечательности Marrakesh