The city of Marrakech

Nestled at the foothills of the Atlas Mountains, Marrakech is Morocco's enchanting city where the ancient mingles effortlessly with the contemporary. Founded in 1062, this city offers a captivating blend of historical richness and modern vibrancy. The Marrakech Express train still runs, a nod to its storied past.

Renowned as a top tourist destination since the 1960s when it was embraced by hippies, hipsters, and The Rolling Stones, Marrakech's historic center is now a UNESCO World Heritage site. Over two million visitors flock here annually, drawn by the allure of its bustling souks and the 12 miles of walls that encompass parts of the city. As an Imperial city, Marrakech is adorned with stunning squares, notably Djamaa El Fna, and boasts numerous mosques and architecturally significant buildings that reflect its illustrious past.

Travel Information


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From Marrakech Menara International Airport

The distance from Marrakech-Menara Airport to the Hotel Kenzi Rose Garden is approximately 3 kilometers (about 1.9 miles). This short distance means you can reach the hotel relatively quickly by taxi (yellow taxi), typically taking around 10-15 minutes depending on traffic. The price is usually around 10 €.

From Casablanca Mohamed V International Airpor

To travel from Casablanca Mohamed V International Airport to Marrakech, you have the following options:
Taxi: Taxis (big taxis) are available at the airport and can take you directly to Marrakech. It's advisable to negotiate the fare before starting the journey which typically takes about 2 hours and 30 minutes to reach Marrakech, with costs ranging up to 100 €.
Train: There's a train station at the airport connected to the national rail network. You can take a train from Casablanca Airport to Marrakech, which is a convenient and relatively inexpensive option. First you have to take the train from Casablanca Airport to Casa Voyageurs Station (hourly train), then you have to take another train to Marrakech. The trip’s duration is around 3 hours. Upon arrival at Marrakech Train Station, take a small taxi (yellow taxi) to your hotel and pay the fare displayed on the meter. Check the schedule on the national ralilway website:
Car Rental: If you prefer more flexibility, you can rent a car at the airport and drive to Marrakech. The journey takes about 2.5 to 3 hours depending on traffic and road conditions.
Plane: You can find direct flights from Casablanca to Marrakech, with a flight duration of 40 minutes. Check the schedule on the national airline's website: