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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” (1,025 reviews)
“snake charmers” (2,226 reviews)
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Hours Today: 00:00 - 23:59
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Marrakech, Morocco
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Reviewed 10 July 2015

You need to visit the square both during the day and late at night; it is as if you have visited 2 totally different places. During the day, the square is relatively quiet with a small number of people. At night (after 22:00) the square...More

Thank StephenMC4
Reviewed 10 July 2015

A must try. The square comes to life at night with countless stalls selling very cheap and very good food.

Thank Lonestew
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

It's two completely different scenarios. By day a lot of hot during summer and by night there is more life. Be aware of the Hena tatoos, don't let them take your hand because they will ask for money. Also the monkeys. We ate in one...More

Thank Alejandro M
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We traveled during Ramadan so of course during the day it was slow and pretty empty. However its sheer size is impressive it would be a site to behold during high tourist season. The square had snake charmers, monkeys to hold and take pictures with,...More

Thank Stacy B
Reviewed 8 July 2015

I always trust a local's opinion, and everyone we spoke to advised against buying any products on the square as they were 'third grade quality' compared to the markets elsewhere. On the two times we visited the square, we were harrassed by peddlers, including one...More

4  Thank SuzeeoutoftheCity201
Reviewed 8 July 2015

I love the atmosphere , street sellers, snake charmers, potion peddlers…the lot! Get lost wondering around, haggling and taking in the delights of the souks. Plenty of roof top cafes to soak it up and away from the busy stalls and hoards of people. At...More

Thank sallywoffinden
Reviewed 8 July 2015

huge markets are fantastic everything u could buy and best to haggle, especially ornage juices are very fresh tasty. and breads are amazing nice taste yummy. some dancers and singers, include snake out of the basket! very old tradition. it was 2007.

Thank cheryl609
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Lots to see. People very friendly. On the outskirts of the square there are snake charmers and men with monkeys, as an animal lover I was not impressed, however the stalls of fruit and spices were impressive.

Thank Donna186534
Reviewed 8 July 2015

When in Marrakech you must visit the Jemaa el Fna. The Square is located in the center of the Medina and accessible from any location within a five minute walk when staying inside the Medina. The place becomes alive at night and the energy it's...More

Thank Taymi M
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Jemaa el Fna at night is an absolute must see. The square just comes to life with locals, tourists, food, jugglers and music. Tradition and modern life combined. Recommend grabbing a drink on the rooftop terrace of one of the surronding cafes to watch the...More

Thank TPP144
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Alexander5788400
the official website is jemaa-el-fnaa dotcome
10 April 2017|
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Response from ec0l0dgea | Property representative |
yes that's it
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pigles
is there still lots of building work going on in the square , I know it will improve the square , there was a lot of building work going on in January 2017 ?? as we are coming back the end of march 2017 just need an update or has it all ended
12 March 2017|
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Response from kate s | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is but views are still great!
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22Victoria1981
Are there many pick pockets? Can I fit a stroller through the area?
11 March 2017|
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Response from ec0l0dgea | Property representative |
hi there is many pick packets and also you can fit a stroller through the area , no problem about that .
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