Marrakech Menara Airport
Mohammed V International Airport
Marrakesh Menara Airport (Berber languages: ⴰⵣⴰⴳⵯⵣ ⵎⵕⵕⴰⴽⵛ ⵎⵉⵏⴰⵕⴰ, French: Aéroport Marrakech Ménara, Arabic: مطار مراكش المنارة , IATA: RAK, ICAO: GMMX ) is an international airport serving Marrakesh, the capital city of the Marrakesh-Safi region in Morocco.
Can I get alcohol in Marrakech ? and where can I smoke? The Medina does not have pubs or wine bars, however there are plenty of hotels and restaurants with public bars. Alcohol is not available in the cafes around the place Jemaa al Fna. In our Marrakech Riads guests may smoke in designated areas on the roof terraces.
Direct flights Flying to Marrakech is easy and there are many flight options for British holidaymakers. Ryanair runs a route from both Luton (LTN) and Stansted (STN) while easyJet and British Airways both serve Marrakesh Menara airport (RAK) from London Gatwick (LGW).
Moroccans are very loving – in private. It’s very uncommon and frowned on to show a lot of affection in public. Holding hands in Morocco is fine. The more rural you are the more frowned on public displays of affection are.
Buses are the cheapest and most popular way to get around Morocco , and they have by far the greatest reach. A complex network of private bus companies crisscrosses the country, with many competing lines covering the most popular routes.
During the shoulder seasons (April through May and September through October) you can often find cheaper travel and lodging deals , the crowds are thin and the weather is still relatively warm and dry.
To contain the spread of COVID-19, the Government of Morocco has cancelled most flights between Morocco and European cities. Morocco has suspended all flights to Algeria, Belgium, China, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, and Spain. Passenger ferry services are also suspended.
Marrakesh Menara Airport (IATA: RAK , ICAO: GMMX), in French Aéroport de Marrakech Ménara, is the main international gateway to Marrakesh, the capital of the Marrakesh-Safi region in Morocco. Marrakesh Airport is located 5 kilometres from Marrakesh city centre.
To sum it up, Marrakech is one of the safest cities in Morocco. You might feel a little unsafe at night , but in no moment will you be threatened or hurt. This is because Morocco has very severe penalties and the police can be very aggressive.
A vacation to Marrakech for one week usually costs around MAD3,850 for one person. So, a trip to Marrakech for two people costs around MAD7,700 for one week. Two people traveling together for one month in Marrakech can often have a lower daily budget per person than one person traveling alone for one week.
11 Things Tourists Should Never Eat or Drink in Morocco Snails. If you aren’t a fan of going out of your comfort zone when it comes to food, you better steer clear of the snails. Cookies from carts. Often when walking down the street in Morocco you ‘ll spot a nice cart full of traditional cookies. Street food vendors. Fruit and vegetables. Buffets.