Located in the district of Benahid Kaat, one of the oldest parts of the medina, Dar Akal is ideally placed for the souks, close to the Museum of Marrakech, the Medersa Ben Youssef and the Koubba Almoravide.
From the airport, the taxi will drop you at the Place du Mokef. There, a carrossa (a hand drawn cart), will lead you the remaining 300m to the Riad.
The main places of cultural interest are within walking distance:
- The House of Photography (5 min)
- The Jemaa el Fna square and the Koutoubia (10 min)
- The Majorelle garden and the Yves Saint-Laurent museum (20 min)
- The Bahia palace and the Saadian tombs (15 min)