Asilah Medina, Asilah

#5 of 12 in Neighborhoods in Morocco
Must see · Neighborhood · Other
Known for its Portuguese fort ramparts, Asilah Medina features Andalusian-style houses lining narrow alleyways, often decorated with charming murals. Walk up to the seawall part of the fortress to enjoy scenic sea views, visit a small cafe or restaurant, or browse the local souvenir and jewelry shops. Afterwards you can get down to the beach for some lounging and surfing, or enjoy a relaxing walk along the waterfront promenade. Use our Asilah trip planner to visit Asilah Medina on your trip to Asilah, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • The Medina of Asilah is not huge compared to other cities in Morocco but what lacks in size, it makes up for in charm. It is fun to just wander around without really knowing where you are going. The.....  more »
  • We traveled here with our Globus tour. Not as crowded as Tangier and has interesting architecture. A nice beach too.  more »

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