Visit Marrakech

You will find below some historical sites and museums located near us and this is good because for the most part, you can walk there while exploring the medina.

Bab Doukkala district

2 minutes by foot
At the gates of Riad Nayanour, come and discover the real Morocco and mingle with the local population in one of the most lively and secure districts of the medina of Marrakech where most Marrakchis do their shopping. At Bab Doukkala market the prices are much lower than elsewhere and the quality is unequalled, no […]
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El Badi Palace

15 minutes by foot
The El Badi Palace is an architectural complex built at the end of the XVIᵉ century and located in the medina. Ancient palace, it was built by the Saadian Sultan Ahmed al-Mansur Dhahbî to celebrate the victory over the Portuguese army in 1578 in the Battle of the Three Kings. Unfortunately, today there is not […]
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Outside the medina

20 minutes by foot
In the modern city of Marrakech “Guéliz”, you will discover the Majorelle Garden. Named the Majorelle Garden after its founder (the French painter Jacques Majorelle) who created it in 1931, inspired by the oases, Islamic garden and Spanish-Hispano-Moorish garden. Purchased by Yves Saint Laurent and Pierre Bergé in 1980, it has become one of the […]
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Jamaa El Fna Square

10 minutes by foot
A permanent theatre stage by day and by night, Jemaa-El-Fna Square, a UNESCO intangible cultural heritage site, is the nerve centre of Marrakech and its medina. You will be able to discover the snake charmers, musicians, itinerant restaurants and the warm atmosphere of the old city of Marrakech. All around the square, you have many […]
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The Bahia Palace

15 minutes by foot
Near Riad Nayanour is the Bahia Palace. Ancient palace of the XIXᵉ century of eight hectares of Moorish / Islamic style, in Marrakech. It is one of the masterpieces of Moroccan architecture, one of the country’s major cultural heritage monuments and one of the main tourist attractions in Morocco.
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The Souks of the Medina of Marrakech

5 minutes by foot
Between Jemaa- El-Fna Square and Riad Nayanour, passing in front of Dar El Bacha Palace, you will reach the souks of the Medina, which are among the most fascinating attractions in Marrakech. You will be able to discover all the Moroccan artisanal specialities (basket makers, slippers, spices, decorations, lighting…) they abound with objects of all […]
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The Medersa Ben Youssef

10 minutes by foot
The Ben Youssef Medersa is a Koranic school, a jewel of Moorish architecture located in the medina of Marrakech. It was founded by Abu al-Hasan, Marinid Sultan. The current structure of this former Koranic school was built around 1570 by the Saadians and restored in 1950 with 132 rooms and could accommodate up to 900 […]
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