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.
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 fast boat will take you across the Straits of Gibraltar to Tangier.
On arrival in Tangier, set out on a guided sightseeing tour through the historical international quarters of this cosmopolitan city until you reach the north western tip of Africa, Cap Spartel. we will take a traditional mint tea and we will be explained about the mint tea rituals. We continue to Hercules’s cave then we 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 neighborhood where we can appreciate the difference between the poor and the rich areas 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 1300h (1:00pm) at Hamadi Restaurant in the Medina accompanied with Moroccan music. After lunch, you have some free time to spend on shopping.
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.
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
Daily except Sunday & Monday
Approx 13 hours
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
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.
The tour ends at the starting point
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.
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