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A Day in Tangier - From The Costa del Sol

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Key Highlights

  • Your chance to spend a day in Africa
  • Explore the culture and heritage of this exotic Moroccan city
  • Sip traditional mint tea and learn about its rituals
  • The tour is accompanied by an expert, Multi-lingual guide.
  • Wander through the colourful stalls of the market
  • Cross the Strait of Gibraltar by comfortable ferry
  • Includes a delicious traditional Moroccan lunch
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?

    Daily except Sunday & Monday


    Approx. 12 hours (Winter Approx. 10 hours)

    Start time

    Tour from Malaga: 06:00am
    Tour from Torremolinos: 06:30am
    Tour from Fuengirola: 07:10am
    Tour from Marbella: 07:45am
    Tour from Estepona: 08:20am
    Duration: Approx. 12 hours (Winter Approx. 10 hours)

    Meeting Point

    The tour departs from the following locations:
    Tour from Malaga: 06:00am
    Tour from Torremolinos: 06:30am
    Tour from Fuengirola: 07:10am
    Tour from Marbella: 07:45am
    Tour from Estepona: 08:20am
    Please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled start time..

    Ending Point

    The tour ends at the starting point

  • Overview & Itinerary


    Travel across the Strait of Gibraltar to spend a day in Africa. This tour will help you discover the flavours of the fascinating city of Tangier, from the bustling Kasbah to the port, the Cave of Hercules to the crumbling colonial architecture.

    The first part of the tour is a guided tour, led by an English speaking local expert guide. You break for a traditional Moroccan lunch and then in the afternoon you will have time to explore this intriguing city at leisure.


    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.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


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


    • Hotel pick up & drop off
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Important: Please advise us of your passport details in the special requests field 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.

    It is your responsibility to check Visa requirements. Passports are required for all.

    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.

    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.
  • Reviews
    • Tanger

      We've been to the Tanger on the 9th of May 2009 starting from the city of Torremolinos. Good things: Aabout 24 euros cheaper than bying from our local operator, as we were...

      Svetlana Orlova
    • Tangiers

      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
    • 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...

      Rebecca Gepner
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