The vibrant souks and artisan’s workshops of Marrakech offer plenty of opportunities for souvenir shopping. With this shopping tour, benefit from the expertise of a private guide to help you navigate the maze-like streets of the Medina; learn more about traditional handicrafts, street foods, and cosmetics; and haggle for the best prices.
- Personal shopper
- Learn the ropes
- Find wares which interest you
- Gain knowledge of the souks of your choice
- Learn shopping etiquette
- Experience a local café
- Gain confidence
- Don’t get lost
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||your hotel in marrakech|
|DEPARTURE TIME||09:15 Rendezvous with our tour guide.|
Shopping Tour Details
The tour begins at 10am discovering the hustle and bustle of the Medina and souks of Marrakech. With a private guide, you will explore the artisans section including auction market of leather, making of lanterns, black smith section, ceder wood and sculpture, making of cushions, coloring leather, designing slippers and bags and more! Prepare your cameras and smartphone ready, to take the photo of the day.
Marrakech souks and Medina is a maze of appealing colors and smells. Get involved to see artisans working and interacting with them. Join your guide showing you the best of invisible stalls and shops. Discover a hidden gem of a foudouk which was a meeting for caravans in the past. Visit a comlex artisanal with a wide range of carpets, rugs, and kelims from different berber tribes. Visit a herbalist and smell different spices for cooking and alternative medicinal plants.
Get a introduction about Moroccan cuisine and oils and learn how to cook and have fun. Visit furniture stores rich of authentic handmade crafts and art galleries. Enhance your skills of bargaining, get a fair price, using a few Arabic words while enjoying face to face negotiation, Moroccan style!
This itinerary can be tailored to personal interests – discuss with your guide. Tours are conducted in English language however French, Spanish, German or Italian-speaking guides may be available with reasonable advance notice.
Private departures operate daily.
Bring comfortable shoes for walking, plus sun protection.