Desert tours from MArrakech
If you are planning a getaway to someplace exotic where you can enjoy the sun and nature then we would suggest you to explore the city of Marrakech in the northwest African nation of Morocco. The climate is hot and semi-arid with mild damp winters and hot dry summers. Tourism has evolved and now there are 2 million tourists visiting this city each year. Our tourist agency has great insight of the city and we can aid your vacations with helping you visit some of the most extravagant places of Marrakech. It is basically an old historic city with modern boundaries. Rich in its culture, Marrakech will surprise you with its magical places spread over the whole city. You can have day tours in Marrakech or stroll through the city at night to praise its scenic beauty.
Moreover there are specific landmarks and sights that you need to visit in order to experience the rendezvous of this eternal city. Visit the Koutoubia Mosque, built in a traditional Almohad style and topped with four copper globes, it is a majestic landmark and a place of worship. Although non-Muslims can’t enter it but they can view the exterior. If you have cash that needs to be spent on shopping than the best place to do this is at the Souks as the image of the city is closely related to it. The area of Berber market in Morocco is described as a honeycomb of alleys with closely arranged stalls and shops. Every section of the bazaar has its own specialty ranging from carpets to textiles, clothing to accessories and food to spices etc. On the southern area of Kasbah Mosque, it is possibly Marrakech’s most visited monument site. It is a walled garden, which originates from the Saadian age. Spread around the shrubs are old mosaic graves; the identity of those long lost people. If you are into historical sites and museums than you would enjoy visiting the Marrakech Museum housed in the Dar Menebhi Palace in the old city centre. It was built at the end of the 19th century by Mehdi Menebhi. The home itself exhibits an illustration of traditional Andalusian construction, along with fountains in the centre of the courtyard, conventional seating spaces, a hammam and convoluted tile work and carvings. Dar Si Said Museum also has great significance and can be a place to learn Marrakech culture in depth.
There are a lot of festivals held in Marrakech which comprises the National Folklore Festival, Berber Festival and the Marrakech Festival of Popular Arts. You and your family can cherish these forever. If you are a desert safari lover then you will be excited to know that our tour guides offer desert tours from Marrakech. You can select the number of days for the tour. You’ll visit the sand dunes of Zagora and Erg Chebbi. The tour guide takes a few stops to let you see the Berber village and its people. The Sahara desert will take you at awe and the camel ride waiting for you will get you on your toes. At night you and your family can enjoy a special meal, music and dancing around the camp fire to complete your whole journey into a spectacular one. So, come and enjoy Marrakech with us and make this trip more memorable.
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Submitted on: 2015-10-19 12:26:59