One of the most important things to see in Rabat is the Hassan Tower
, a minaret built by the Almohad Sultan Yaqub al-Mansur who wanted to build the world's largest mosque but died before its completion. Though it has never been finished, today it ranks among the most beautiful places to visit in Rabat.
In the courtyard of the mosque, you'll find the Mausoleum of Mohammed V, the first king of independent Morocco and one of the top attractions in Rabat. At the mouth of the Bou Regreg river, you'll find another of the most important Rabat attractions
: the Kasbah of the Udayas
Next on your list of stuff do to in Rabat should be the Chella, an ancient Roman citadel full of tombs and gardens which is considered to be the oldest human settlements in the area. Other essential Rabat activities include a visit to the Dâr-to-Mahkzen
, the royal palace and the seat of government and the beautiful Lalla Soukaïna mosque.
As you can see, you'll never be stuck wondering what to do in Rabat
. To start planning your trip, have a look at all the tips and recommendations from the minube community and discover all the best things to do in Rabat