Marrakech, known as the “Ochre city”, is the most important former imperial city in Morocco’s history. The city of Marrakesh is the capital of the midsouthwestern economic region of MarrakechTensiftAl Haouz, near the foothills of the snowcapped Atlas Mountains, being also the 2nd largest city in Morocco.
History Of Marrakech
like fes, meknes and rabat, the town waiting to welcome you is an imperial city. during its ten century long history, it has several times and under different dynasties been the kingdom’s capital. it enjoys a further privilege:that of giving the kingdom its name. long famed for the bustling activity of its shopkepers and the skill of its craftsmen, marrakesh is also renowned for its wonderful climate and for a setting as remarkable as it is varied palm groves, rose gardens, the nearby snowcapped atlas and the flowered valleys of their slopes. today, it is still capital of the moroccan south, still a cultural crossroads,
keeper of tradition and folklore, with a rich architectural heritage which makes it a highspot of international tourism.
We hope to welcome you on one of our Marrakech guided day tours.