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Marrakech Souk

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“leather goods”(177 reviews)
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Jemaa el Fna, Marrakech 40030, Morocco
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Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful place the back alleys can be a bit daunting loads of scooters everywhere be carefully but just of the square loads and loads stalls like a maze full of wonder but haggling is the key always afford 30% of what they ask u will...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really fun, loads of beautiful things, great for buying family presents. Whatever you see you can get the same further on so don't compromise on price!

Thank rebeccasreviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Magical experience around the souk in Medina, exploring through the complex routes through the market. There are many bargains to be had and bartering with the locals is a great sport! Also visit during the night time when the locals come out in their masses...More

Thank Charlmaine V
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you go to Marrakesh you must go here and just wander through the hustle and bustle of people,snake charmers, donkey and carts,motorbikes, cyclists, scooters, moped's all trying to push through the narrow warren of streets, add this to shops selling all manner of items...More

Thank plastickpaddy
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are looking to experience the real culture of Marrakech then you should visit the souk however you need to be prepared. Its rather manic at times with the locals trying to steer you into their shops/stalls. You can find some really nice sellers...More

Thank ClaireD38
Reviewed 3 days ago

Small alleys, centralised themes to areas e.g. Leather. Very friendly but watch out for racing motorbikes and donkey carts. Keep to sides of tiny lanes.

Thank _alisonchristine_acc
Reviewed 3 days ago

People are very nice and polite, but if you look for more than 3 seconds they will try to make you their costumer. Many beautiful things to buy, and see, they will give you cheap price if you fight for it, and for sure you...More

Thank Vando V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very busy but felt safe. Lots of motor cycles, carts & alleyways quite narrow in places. Lots of stalls & cafes

Thank Suemw1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The suqs are the reason to be in Marrakech. In my opinions it's even bigger and better than the Grand Basar in Istanbul. Don't forget: Never pay more than 50% of his start offer!

Thank lissyundthomas
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The souk is busy busy extensive, with masses of choice for all items, shop around, haggle and you will still be overcharged. The walkways between rows of shops are shared between the pedestrians, the bicycles and mopeds, even motorbikes so watch out and listen for...More

Thank Marion M
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Chris M
16 July 2018|
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Response from juki2018 | Reviewed this property |
i hate them too! just avoid the market square, which is hard to. so, the alternative is to walk on the sides than passing through the centre. otherwise, the souk is a must visit!
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Mise1004
5 June 2018|
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Response from AlanMichaelWard | Reviewed this property |
Most airlines on the route require luggage to be booked in advance so it might depend on the type of your ticket. The idea to have a rolled up kitbag/duffle in your single outgoing luggage is ok if the airline allows one... More
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Ann-margret C
1 April 2018|
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Response from comicman | Reviewed this property |
Ann are you looking for traditional shoes. If so then 100 to 150 Durham each .there are some with poor workmanship you can get for as low as 40. handbags Moroccan style you can get in the leather souk from 100 to 400 plus... More
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