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Menara Gardens and Pavilion

Avenue de la Menara, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 5244-26887
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Avenue de la Menara, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 5244-26887
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The big pool of Marrakech is located around 20 minutes from the center of the city by bike, this place is surrounded by orchards and olive groves (they are everywhere). You can get camel ride or take a picture with the camel on front of...More

Thank Kosta-Macedonia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

OK, but nothing really impressive though it seems very important to the locals. Don't waste too much time.

Thank Yordan L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well! This is not a garden, there are many olives tree, and a pavilion, where they say, long time ago the sultan used it for his lovers? and huge pool of water? for throwing some of them? Do not waste your time!

Thank Jivko V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Menara Gardens and Pavilion are an oasis in Marrakech, nice and paceful gardens near the citty of Marrakech

Thank Eulalia C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not quite sure when, if ever, this becomes a garden. It consists of; a large olive field, a oversized concrete pool of very dirty (litter laiden) water, and two rectangles of dirt with some weeds in. The pavillion itself was an empty building. Yes there...More

Thank Lornage
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Only go if you have a real passion for olive groves and muddy lakes of water. Was really disappointing and all the other tours we saw arrive there stayed a similar amount of time we did, 15 minutes tops and that was including the long...More

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely building. The views were nice. The water was muddy coloured not like in paintings but still lovely to see.

Thank Rachael S
Reviewed 5 May 2017

There are better parks and gardens in Marrakech to visit, so don't spend your precious time here. Anyhow, the kids might enjoy plenty of big fish jumping for bread pieces from muddy water.

Thank KobomvelikbomJanko
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This is a 12th century garden of old date trees and a large irrigation reservoir. Long wide path from the entrance to the water. Fun for people watching. Lots of families with small kids walking along. We were accompanied by a group of teenagers banging...More

Thank MikeDorsey
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The menara gardens are a 10 minute taxi drive outside marrakech with free entry. We went for a second time in a year the first time the views of the Atlas were spectacular...worth the visit alone.The second time the heat haze obscured everything...so you do...More

Thank bigtruck61
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