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A Day in Tangier - From The Costa del Sol

  • When does it run?
    Daily except Sunday & Monday
  • Start time
    Tour from Malaga: 05:30am
    Tour from Torremolinos: 06:00am
    Tour from Fuengirola: 06:40am
    Tour from Marbella: 07:15am
    Tour from Estepona: 07:50am
    Duration: Approx. 12 hours (Winter Approx. 10 hours)
  • Duration
    Approx. 12 hours (Winter Approx. 10 hours)
Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Ferry transport to and from Tangier
  • Multi-lingual guide in Spanish,Italian, French & English
  • Transportation by deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach

Key Highlights

  • Wander through the colourful stalls of the market
  • 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.
  • Your chance to spend a day in Africa
  • Includes a delicious traditional Moroccan lunch
  • Cross the Strait of Gibraltar by comfortable ferry

Overview

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 and 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.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily except Sunday & Monday

  • Duration

    Approx. 12 hours (Winter Approx. 10 hours)

  • Start time

    Tour from Malaga: 05:30am
    Tour from Torremolinos: 06:00am
    Tour from Fuengirola: 06:40am
    Tour from Marbella: 07:15am
    Tour from Estepona: 07:50am
    Duration: Approx. 12 hours (Winter Approx. 10 hours)

  • Meeting Point

    The tour departs from the following locations:
    Tour from Malaga: 05:30am

    Tour from Torremolinos: 06:00am
    Tour from Fuengirola: 06:40am
    Tour from Marbella: 07:15am
    Tour from Estepona: 07:50am
    Please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled start time..

  • Ending Point

    The tour ends at the starting point

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.

Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions

  • Lunch
  • Ferry transport 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 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.

Unfortunately, due to operational reasons, the visit to Hercules Cave is not included in the itinerary anymore.

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.

Customer Reviews

  • really excellent and well organized tour with bonus lunch
    Rebecca Gepner, United States 03/18/2010
  • Tangiers
    sarah jane byars, USA 02/23/2010
  • Tanger
    Svetlana Orlova, Estonia 05/19/2009

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