Koutoubia Mosque and Minaret, Marrakech

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#4 of 19 in Historic Sites in Marrakech
Stand in reverence of the artistry and scale of Koutoubia Mosque and Minaret, constructed during the 12th century CE. The mosque includes a large courtyard and gardens, while the main sandstone and brick represents the traditional Almohad style, with minimal decorations taking the form of geometrical holes and inscriptions. The towering minaret stands 77 m (253 ft) tall, with a spire of gilded copper balls. You can plan Marrakech trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
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  • It was very nice to visit this place that's perfectly groomed. a dip in Arab culture and its architecture
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  • Too bad this man just visit the outer sides can and does not have access in the internal life of the mosque and Minaret
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  • and the gardens great to rest a while in the shade, better than majorelle or menara, these gardens are great
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