15 Things You Must Buy In The Marrakech Souks
The souks of Marrakech seem endless and can be overwhelming, so here we've compiled a list of our top things to buy in Marrakech. Just make sure you haggle with gusto! The market stall owners of Marrakech are persistent and will drive a hard bargain - but you mustn't accept anything without bringing the price down (try by half!).
Berber rugs have lots of different weaves because there are over 40 tribes in Morocco each making their own style of carpet with unique embroidery.
Moroccan lamps can be bought in the UK but they are very expensive! Cheap Moroccan lamps can be bought in the souks, but make sure they are wrapped up well for the journey home.
3. Silver jewellery and trinkets
Check that they're real silver though! Don't get ripped off.
You can visit the leather tanneries and see where the magic happens...
Eeny, meeny, miny...
8. Freshly-squeezed orange juice
The best you'll ever taste.
9. Colourful Tagine pots
So you can have a go at cooking Morocco's signature dish at home.
11. Harem pants
Harem trousers are so comfortable and airy, it's like wearing nothing at all!
12. Cashmere scarves
13. Fez hats
Always a handy one to have ready for fancy dress.
... so you can continue drinking that famous Moroccan mint tea when you get home!
15. Henna tattoos
If all these goodies have got you itching to explore the souks of Morocco, why don't you take a look at our holiday housesc Marrakech...