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A Guide to the Red City – Marrakech

Named the Red City, Marrakech, is one city that every tourist should visit especially in September when the weather is cooler. Located at the edge of the Sahara Desert, its pink palaces framed by the snow-capped High Atlas make it the perfect merge of past and present.

Check out some of the great ways you can use your Activitygift card and benefit from a variety of activities for exploration in Marrakech.  

Marrakech City Tour Hop On-Hop Off

If you want to discover Marrakech at your own pace, the double-decker tourist bus is the best choice for your Activitygift card. There are two routes to choose from, and you can get on and off all day long with the same ticket and learn about the history of the city. You’ll get a guide map containing all the stops of the route, and discounts for different establishments in the city.

A Tour with “Marrakech by Locals”

The Red City may be overwhelming for some tourists, so we have chosen a tour with “Marrakech by Locals” that will allow you to explore places in the city that you can’t find on your own. With this tour you will visit Medina, the old walled city, and explore the traditional maze-like souks where you are sure to find anything and everything you can think of.

A Camel Ride Tour

Take a ride in the palm groves of Marrakech and nearby villages. A chance to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and experience the traditional way of life and green groves of the countryside. Don’t miss out on the Moroccan-style tea as you relax and take in the beautiful views.

Day Trips from Marrakech

What better way to use your Activitygift card than getting out of the hustle and bustle of Marrakech? There are many day trips from Marrakech including: Ouzoud Waterfall for a swim in wild nature, Essaouira coastal city and beach to get a hold of the world-famous argan oil, and the Atlas Mountains and the village of Imlil for a traditional Berber experience and unforgettable views.

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