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Take a city break in Marrakech in autumn

A city of exotic, infinite beauty and excitement

There are places in the world where simply mentioning their name conjures up an image of romanticism, the exotic, a step into the magic of the imagination – Marrakech in autumn is one of them.

Morocco’s Red City, set against a backdrop of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains in an oasis of date palms, is a place of endless spectacle and striking modern contrasts. Marrakech has built a reputation as a destination offering visitors an exotic blend of history, culture and art in one of the world’s most colourful and dazzling locations.

A feast for the senses, Marrakech in autumn captivates travellers from all over the world with its ornate palaces, exquisite gardens, soaring minarets and spice-filled souks. It will wow you at every turn, from spice-scented alleys to bustling souks and luxury hammam spas. It is filled with stunning architecture, great museums and art galleries, a thriving food scene and exciting concept stores. It is hard to believe this intoxicating, colourful city sits on the edge of the Sahara Desert, framed by the majestic Atlas Mountains – it really does have it all. 

Marrakech collage showing a detail from a traditional spice shop, an outdoor cafe and an illuminated tower at night

If you are looking to experience a stay in a traditional riad or in one of the stylish boutique hotels in Marrakech, explore our partner with its unrivalled selection of some of the best hotels for your Morocco vacation. Alternatively, rent a private villa near Marrakech if you are looking for a little more peace and quiet.

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