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Reviewed 1 week ago

The wholesale and retail market has an ambiance that is incredible. Beautiful, colourful products on display, and not much of salesmanship compared to other souks I have seen across Morocco.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SrikanthSivaraj
Reviewed 4 September 2018

As the world becomes smaller, locations conform to what all starts looking like an American mall. Few places still exist where when upon arriving you know and feel that, finally this place is different. Probably the largest Souk in the world. Populated by the best...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank MyCoachEd
Reviewed 20 July 2018

It sure has, this is the place to get your Moroccan slippers, be sure to bargain hard and do not be afraid to walk away if the owner laughs at your price offered. Nine times out of ten they will come after you. Great to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank StephenXXXXX
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Fes is famous for its slippers all over Morocco so what better place to shop for them than the souk specializing in hand made leather babouches. Every shopkeeper selects his own products from the representatives who arrive with towers of babouches shuttling in a frenzy...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Heli P
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

This is basically a local market. Nothing special.You can give it a miss unless you want to buy something but have bargain have a local guide with you.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We were just passing through and I want to stop to buy something but aren't allowed and we're ushered to the guide specific shop but at one occasion while at the carpet shop which I was not interested in carpets ,I manage to walk by...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank kenkeh
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

It is neat to how people bartered for the goods they needed a long time ago. It is still alive and well here. Nothing bad happened to us, but we asked someone for directions to the spice and then he followed us around trying to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank JamesT656
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Almost bought a beautiful bowl there but the guy didn't even start negotiating and I didn't want to walk around with the heavy thing all day

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 9 January 2017

A completely accidental find - very much doubt I could successfully wend my way directly back here :-) Am assuming the souk refers to the no more than 10 or 12 little stores situated immediately around two lovely gnarled old trees. A relatively peaceful little...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Meyrick B
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

This is a shopping experience not to be missed. The colors, the people watching, the old shops and nooks and crannies. Loved it all.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank JoelK382
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