Private tour

Marrakech: Live Like a Local Private Tour with Tea and Snack

4.4 / 5

12 reviews

Activity provider: Withlocals
Private tour

Marrakech: Live Like a Local Private Tour with Tea and Snack

Activity provider: Withlocals

From US$ 44.19 per person

Escape the usual sightseeing tours and experience Marrakech like a local. Stroll the busy cobblestone streets of the city center, taste a traditional pancake of the Maghreb and visit the Islamic college of Medersa Ben Youssef.

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Duration 4 hours
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  • Join the hustle and bustle of everyday life in Marrakech
  • Meet the locals at the heart of the community
  • Be amazed by the mosaics of the stunning Ben Youssef Medersa college
  • Take part in a traditional tea-drinking ritual and enjoy a pancake
Full description
Get a more authentic introduction to the city of Marrakech on a private tour with a local guide. Encounter school children singing songs as they walk home with their friends, see groups of local women chatting on the way back from the markets and more.  Get an insight into the local communities, meet an artist and marvel at the stunning architecture of the 14th-century Ben Youssef Madrasa Islamic college, the most important Quranic school and 1st university in the city. Admire its intricate mosaics and quiet courtyards. Hear great stories and get local insights as your guide shares personal anecdotes and answers any questions you may have.
  • Mint tea on a rooftop terrace
  • Entrance ticket to the Islamic college of Medersa Ben Youssef
  • Private Tour
  • Local Guide
  • Msemen pancake tasting
  • Pick-up and drop off
  • Additional food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the entrance of Mohammed V High School, Place Riyad Larousse, Marrakech

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 12 reviews

Review summary

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As a family this tour was brilliant, our guide listened to our needs and made sure our 2 children were happy and entertained. Marrakech is amazing and being able to take 2 young children to get a taste of the real Marrakech was worth it’s weight in gold.

March 27, 2023

Der Treffpunkt war ein wenig unglücklich bestimmt (rund 1 Stunde bis man sich gefunden hat). Der Rundgang war anschliessend spannend, der Guide sehr freundlich und kompetent. Jedoch doch eher ein Rundgang durch Marrakesch als Tourist denn als Einwohner. Hätte mehr über das Alltagsleben der lokalen Bevölkerung erwartet.

March 27, 2023

Wir waren zum ersten Mal in Marrakesch. Dank unserem freundlichen local guide haben wir eine gute Übersicht über die unmittelbare Umgebung, eine Orientierung in der Umgebung in der Medina, die nahe unserer Unterkunft war, erhalten. Außerdem viele Infos und Hinweise zum Thema Handeln und Einkaufen, Essen, dem Leben der Menschen vor Ort und auf Nachfrage Infos landeskundlicher Art.

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March 27, 2023

Product ID: 130524