Jemaa el-Fna, Marrakech

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The commercial and cultural center of the city, Jemaa el-Fna represents a UNESCO-designated Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity. The square hosts daily performances by storytellers, actors, and musicians. Merchants come and go throughout the day, selling fresh orange juice, traditional foods, herbal medicines, traditional water bags made from leather, and brass drinking cups. Put Jemaa el-Fna at the forefront of your travel plans using our Marrakech itinerary planning website.
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  • We ate dinner overlooking the square and then took a stroll right across it on the way back to our riad. The square is enormous and it has a lot of atmosphere. I've seen some of the more famous...  more »
  • I cannot think of a more eye opening experience in my life. Yes, they charge you for photos, yes the food stalls are very aggressive in getting your business, yes the hygiene may not be what we...  more »
  • Marrakech's UNESCO-protected highlight deserves many visits because of its extraordinary charm, unique and full of eyes and heart. Marrakesh's soul, a square that comes to life from late afternoon to....  more »

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