For culture lovers staying in luxury hotels, Marrakech is an excellent place to learn about Moroccan and North African history and culture with a number of fantastic museums. Marrakech Museum is the city’s main cultural focus with art and artefacts on display from around the country.
Architectural Marvels Throughout the City
Those who appreciate fine architecture will also be in for a treat in Marrakech, with the historical Medina at the heart of town featuring lively music performances and bustling markets beneath towering monuments. These include the Koutoubia Mosque, the city’s largest. The Ville Nouvelle is in stark contrast. Here you’ll find the striking Majorelle Garden with beautiful blue buildings and exotic plants. Many of the city’s finest luxury hotels are to be found here, too.
Shopping in the Souks
Those looking for souvenirs, treats for themselves or just an authentic Moroccan experience will be delighted by the souks in the Medina. Bargaining is part of the fun, and you can pick up a range of authentic goods including lamps, spices, rugs, clothing and many other items. Carré Eden and Al Mazar are two large shopping malls in the city, should you wish to indulge in retail therapy in a more familiar setting. These exciting commercial districts make a perfect outing from your luxury hotel in Marrakech.