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Jemaa el-Fnaa

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This is the entrance to the outdoor market and food court of the city center.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“food stalls” (1,085 reviews)
“snake charmers” (2,356 reviews)
“orange juice” (559 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Marrakech, Morocco
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very good. Please go at night. Prepare for everthing because everthing can happened. The souks maybe confused.but this is the magic of el jema fenac

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago

Hated the square both daytime and evening. Too many touts and tat. Very pushy vendors anfd mostly rubbish to buy.

Thank cablecar06
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's a crowded place in the heart of the city. Right n the middle of Medina neighborhood, it's possible to find a variety of food, drinks, restaurants and souvenir magazines. It's really worthy going there specially in the night, as it also presents a bright...More

Thank Fredmoulin
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I just love this Square. It’s an ordinary square during the day but it transforms to a busy, musical, restaurant, and entertainment scene! It was nice to see how locals do their entertainment. I didn’t understand anything but it was a nice experience. If you...More

Thank Caballero28
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is the heart of Marrakesh and it’s amazing! So much going on and so much to see etc. However, there are snake “charmers” that if you even blink some sort of interest their way, they drag you up and shove the snakes on you...More

Thank NeilR128
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Grab a seat at one of the terrace cafes (or the only bar serving alcohol) and watch day turn to night when all the action happens.

Thank Kelder74
Reviewed 3 days ago

I grew up in Morocco, and Marrakech is my favorite city. Jemaa el-fnaa is a must see place in Morocco. It is the center of the city, the most touristy city in Morocco. In a good way. This city and this plaza is 100% authentic....More

Thank b1zakarya1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Obviously you have to walk through the square on a visit to Marrakech! We are avid travellers but found the city overwhelming. The square is large and filled with pop up restaurants, oj stands, vendors, and entertainers. We went during the day and night. I...More

Thank elizabeth e
Reviewed 3 days ago

this place is crazy at night, i liked it 10 years ago, don't know if it's because i was younger or the place was better but this time i wasn't impressed at all... i was looking forward to coming back there and was disappointed. 1st...More

Thank fleurance
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Large open square with things happening all day. Lots of food and fruit sellers. Buskers etc. Safe for women alone

Thank Anna D
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6 November 2017|
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Response from jjkaufman | Reviewed this property |
There are huge variety of restaurants from street food in stalls, cafés, cheap restaurants and fancy ones. I don’t know how when we choose “the best” we ate at Café France because we went up to the very top Terrace got a... More
6 November 2017|
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Response from harshdudhia | Reviewed this property |
Cushine de terror I tried its was good
barbara b
26 August 2017|
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Response from Brendon W | Reviewed this property |
There are public restrooms for men and women downstairs near a small garden on the inside left