Marrakesh, Morocco

Enchanting palaces, breathtaking mosques, colourful markets and a square to excite all your senses: welcome to magical Marrakesh.

Book a flight to Marrakesh and be pleasantly surprised by this mystical city in Morocco. The beating heart of Marrakesh is the medina and Djemaa el-Fna square. During the daytime, street performers, snake charmers and storytellers provide entertainment while, in the evening, the square fills up with people and is perfect for exploring the exotic sights and smells of the stalls. It is virtually impossible not to give in to temptation during your citytrip in Marrakesh. Meet authentic Morocco!

Fly to fascinating Marrakesh

The best spots in Marrakesh lie hidden in its narrow streets and alleyways. The setting is reminiscent of a Thousand and One Nights fairytale. The city is home to centuries-old mosques (tip: Koutoubia Mosque), lovely gardens and magnificent palaces. In addition to all its history, Marrakesh also has a modern side. In the new section of the city, you’ll find international restaurants and popular chain stores. Shopaholics beware: before you know it, your suitcase will be filled to the brim! Curious about the sights of Marrakesh? With tips for sights in Marrakesh you are sure to have an unforgettable holiday.

Practical information

Important information

  • It is recommended to be vaccinated for Hepatitis A and DTP. This is not obligatory. 
  • It is not advisable to drink the tap water in Marrakesh. Should you wish to drink water, it is best to buy bottled mineral water at one of the supermarkets.

Time zone

GMT +0 (summer time +1)
In Marrakesh, it is 1 hour earlier than it is in the Netherlands.

Currency

The currency used in Marrakesh is the Dirham (MAD).

Duration of flight

The flight to Marrakesh is about 3.5 hours. The outbound and inbound flights may be shorter if the wind direction is favourable.