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Souqs of Rissani: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 27 May 2019

Before going out to the Sahara desert, we spent some time stopping in Rissani, Morocco. Enter through their beautiful gate and we visited the Souk or Souq of Rissani where you will see very authentic Moroccan local flavor here. We had a local guide drawing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sandra n
Reviewed 6 March 2019

Markets of Rissani seem colorful and exotic but not any more attractive than Marrakesh or Souk aux Dattes. Same rules apply. Follow the safety rules and mind your belongings and you will have interesting time.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 30 January 2019 via mobile

Picturesque and authentic place. Not to be missed, it's like taking a trip in a lost way. A truly unique place.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barbymusiclove
Reviewed 3 December 2018

We had a much better time at this souk compared to any other souks in all the big cities we visited in Morocco. This is by far the most authentic experience with the locals visiting the market. Although we went around 2pm, there were people...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank doctorbilly
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Really interesting- everything is made and sold here- of course bargaining is par for the course! - from meat to clothes to almonds, dates, sheep, cows, metalwork, woodwork, you name it is there. The most amazing thing was the donkey park- where customers parked their...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank KanwarTavy
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Rissani, on th edge of the Sahara, has one of the most comprehensive locals markets or souks. All the produce is generally local, most produced in the neighbouring oasis and many handcrafts ranging from carpets to the polished fossils

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank John R
Reviewed 8 June 2018

This souk is definitely authentic, locals come from small desert villages around the area to buy, sell, trade animals, fruits and vegetables, spices, camel saddles, anything and everything you can think of. We ended up at Maison du Sud which was filled with a large...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank kkenworth
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Good experiece to ride camel to an hour to the camp, overnight the camp with good tridional moroccon food and entertement by the staff

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank zulrubai64
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Definitely one of the best souqs in morocco that we visited. Very authentic and the tourists were few in number so it was basically a local market. Not a tourist market like the souqs are in Fes and Marrakech. We bought a carpet there that...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank TheTravelPirate
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

i am originally from the desert and work as a guide organizing tours in all over Morocco , so i traveled and explored most of the important places of Morocco and i discover that the Rissani market is the best traditional market to visit, in...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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