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Rabat (رباط) is the capital and the second largest city in Morocco, located some 10 km to the south-west from Salé. The population of the the major city was estimated at 1,655,800 people according to the 2015 census Thousands of tourists visit Rabat every year to see its mausoleums and towers.

The closest airport Sale (IATA: RBA) is about 20 km away.

Interesting places in Rabat

1. Mausoleum of Mohammed V
The Mausoleum of Mohammed V contains the tombs of the Moroccan king and his two sons, late King Hassan II and Prince Abdallah. It is located on the opposite side of the Hassan Tower on the Yacoub al-Mansour esplanade in Rabat, Morocco.

2. Hassan Tower
Hassan Tower or Tour Hassan (العربية. صومعة حسان) is the minaret of an incomplete mosque in Rabat, Morocco. Begun in 1195 AD, the tower was intended to be the largest minaret in the world along with the mosque, also intended to be the world's largest. In 1199, sultan Yacoub al-Mansour died and construction on the mosque stopped. The tower only reached 44m (140ft), about half of its intended 86m (260ft) height. The rest of the mosque was also left incomplete, with only the beginnings of sever…

3. Kasbah of the Udayas
The Kasbah of the Udayas is a kasbah in Rabat, Morocco. It was built during the reign of the Almohads.

4. Chellah
Chellah, (العربية. شالة) or Sala Colonia is a necropolis and complex of ancient Roman Mauretania Tingitana and medieval ruins at the outskirts of Rabat, Morocco. First spot of Salé, this latter was completed towards the north of the river. It is the most ancient human settlement on the mouth of the Bou Regreg River.

5. Russian Orthodox Church in Rabat
Holy Resurrection Church in Rabat is the first and actually the only functioning Russian Orthodox Church in Morocco. It is under the jurisdiction of the Russian Orthodox Church.

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Mausoleum of Mohammed V

The Mausoleum of Mohammed V contains the tombs of the Moroccan king

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Hassan Tower

Hassan Tower or Tour Hassan (العربية. صومعة حسان) is the minaret of

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Kasbah of the Udayas

The Kasbah of the Udayas is a kasbah in Rabat, Morocco. It was built

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Chellah

Chellah, (العربية. شالة) or Sala Colonia is a necropolis and comple

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Helnan Chellah Hotel

starting $75

Cantor Hotel Rabat Terminus

starting $124

Majliss Hotel

starting $97

Le Diwan Rabat - MGallery Collection

starting $282

Belere Hotel Rabat

starting $141

Le Pietri

starting $96

B&B Rabat Medina

starting $81

Hotel La Capitale

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