Marrakesh Morocco Map

Marrakech, also spelled Marrakesh, is a vibrant and historic city in Morocco known for its rich cultural heritage, stunning architecture, and bustling markets. The city is divided into several districts, each with its own unique character and attractions.

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Here is a brief overview of some key districts, communities, and main streets in Marrakech:

  1. Medina:
    • The historic heart of Marrakech, the Medina, is a UNESCO World Heritage site. It is a maze-like city center with narrow, winding streets and alleys filled with traditional markets, known as souks.
    • Jemaa el-Fnaa: This bustling square is the main focal point of the Medina, surrounded by markets, food stalls, and street performers. It comes alive in the evenings, offering a lively atmosphere.
  2. Kasbah:
    • The Kasbah is a fortified district within the Medina. It houses the Royal Palace and Saadian Tombs, showcasing intricate Moroccan architecture.
    • Mellah: Formerly a Jewish quarter, Mellah is located within the Kasbah and features historical sites like the Bahia Palace.
  3. Gueliz:
    • Also known as Ville Nouvelle, Gueliz is the modern part of Marrakech. It contrasts with the historical Medina, featuring wider streets, modern buildings, and a European-influenced design.
    • Avenue Mohammed V: One of the main streets in Gueliz, lined with shops, cafes, and restaurants. It is a popular area for shopping and leisure.
  4. Hivernage:
    • Hivernage is an upscale neighborhood known for its luxurious hotels, upscale restaurants, and nightlife. It offers a more contemporary and cosmopolitan atmosphere.
    • Avenue Mohammed VI: This avenue runs through Hivernage and is lined with high-end hotels, nightclubs, and international restaurants.
  5. Palmeraie:
    • Located on the outskirts of Marrakech, Palmeraie is known for its palm groves and luxury resorts. It provides a more tranquil escape from the bustling city center.
    • Palmeraie Road: The main road through Palmeraie, surrounded by palm trees and leading to various resorts and golf courses.
  6. Guéliz:
    • Guéliz is a trendy and modern neighborhood with a mix of residential and commercial areas. It’s known for its shopping, art galleries, and cafes.
    • Rue de la Liberté: This street in Guéliz is a popular shopping destination, featuring a mix of local and international brands.

Marrakech is a city of contrasts, blending the historic charm of its Medina with the modernity of areas like Gueliz and Hivernage. The diverse districts and communities contribute to the city’s unique appeal, attracting visitors from around the world.

Author: Kirill Shrayber, Ph.D.

I have been working with vector cartography for over 25 years, including GPS, GIS, Adobe Illustrator and other professional cartographic software.

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