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Tangier Sightseeing Tour from The Costa del Sol

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Highlights

  • Wander through the colourful stalls of the market
  • Sip traditional mint tea and learn about its rituals
  • Explore the culture and heritage of this exotic Moroccan city
  • Take a ferry along the Mediterranean Sea and enjoy beautiful views across the Strait of Gibraltar
  • The tour is accompanied by an expert, Multi-lingual guide.

Overview

Discover the best flavours of Tangier on this trip through the city. From beautiful vistas overlooking the port, views of the Mediterranean coast to the hectic, and wild Kasbah. See crumbling colonial architecture, and go to the legendary caves of Hercules.

Cross the narrow straits of Gibraltar in a ferry to the continent of Africa and take a tour of Tangier for a true flavour of the Arab world. Explore this Moroccan city and wander around the colourful local market and shop for leather goods, jewellery, pottery, pretty carpets and herbal products for your family and friends back home.

Itinerary

You will be picked up in a deluxe air conditioned coach from one of the designated spots (see options) in Costa del Sol and taken on a guided tour of Tangier in Morocco. The coach will drop you near the port from where a ferry will take you across the Straits of Gibraltar to Tangier.

On arrival in Tangier, set out on a guided sightseeing tour through the exotic city, located at the northern tip of Morocco. Drive through the new city to Spartel Cape, considered the most north-westerly point of Africa, and where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Mediterranean The next stop will be the Caves of Hercules, the caves were once the home of Hercules.

Then stop at an Atlantic dune to take pictures and ride the camels (optional) then we will return to the port driving thought the most glamorous neighbourhood. Proceed on a walking tour in the Kasbah and you will come across shops selling local handicraft. Further explore the city and learn about its history and culture.

You will be served traditional lunch at around 1:00pm at Hamadi Restaurant in the Medina accompanied with Moroccan music. After lunch, you have some free time to shop.

You will be transferred back to the port and ferried across the Straits of Gibraltar to Spain. From there, your waiting coach will take you back to your designated starting point in Costa del Sol.

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Reviews

This was a surprisingly cost effective, well organized and informative tour with a delicious bonus lunch. there were opportunities for many questions. It was a long day but a... Rebecca Gepner

Excellent tour overall. I appreciated the added street monitors; they were helpful in many ways. The meal was delightful. I would've liked a little more time to shop in the... sarah jane byars

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily except Sunday & Monday

Duration

Approx 13 hours

Start time

Start time: Tour from Torremolinos: Fuengriloa, 0530h (05:30am)
Tour from Marbella: San Pedro, 0645h (06:45am)
Tour from Estepona: Estepona, 0720h (07:20am)
Duration: Approx 13 hours

Meeting point

The tour departs from the following locations:
Torremolinos - Fuengriloa: 0530h (05:30am)
Marbella - San Pedro: 0645h (06:45am)
Estepona: 0720h (07:20am)
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

The tour ends at the starting point

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Inclusions

  • Lunch
  • Boat ride to and from Tangier
  • Multi-lingual guide in Spanish,Italian, French & English
  • Transportation by deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick up & drop off

Please note

Important: Please advise us of your passport details at time of booking, if you do not have it to hand please advise us no later than 72hrs prior to departure.

Please call the activity operator at least 48 hours prior to the start of the tour to reconfirm the departure details.

Please specify your language of preference in the special request section at the time of booking.

Children 0 to 3 years old, free of charge but no lunch and drink included.

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

We inform you that the Hercules Caves (Tangier) will remain temporary closed due restauration works until further notice.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • Passport required for all.
  • Please check visa requirements prior to departure.
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Cancellation policy

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  • "really excellent and well organized tour with bonus lunch" This was a surprisingly cost effective, well organized and informative tour with a delicious bonus lunch. there were opportunities for many questions. It was a long day but a...
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