What To Expect
Crossover to Morocco in this full day tour of Tangier from Costa del Sol.
Upon arrival in Tangier, we will go on a walking tour of the little souk, where we can find dried fruits, fresh vegetables and spice markets. We will be visiting the jewelers' street as well and learn about the Moroccan wedding ritual. Continue onto the medina (old town) and the kasbah (old fortress) to appreciate its rich architecture. Stop to see a snake charmer and visit one of the local bakeries. Have lunch at a typical Moroccan restaurant before continuing on with the tour.
We will visit a bazaar where we will learn about the different types of carpets as well as local handicrafts. Then we will go on a sightseeing bus tour along the promenade seafront, Avenue Mohamed V, Severo Ochoa Institute, the Portuguese, American, Italian and Spanish Quarters and the Royal Palace. On the way to the Atlantic coast, we will stop at the Punico Roman Necropolis for some of the best views of the Strait of Gibraltar and to see tombs dating back to the Roman times.
After a short stop at Cape Spartel where the waters of the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea meet, we will learn about mint tea rituals and taste traditional mint tea.
We proceed to the Caves of Hercules* then stop at an Atlantic dune for a photo stop and an opportunity to ride a camel (optional) before returning to the port.
Board the Fast Ferry from the Tarifa Port and cruise across the Strait of Gibraltar. Upon arrival at Tangier, visit the kasbah, souk, market and old city. Enjoy a traditional lunch offered in a typical Moroccan restaurant with entertainment. Visit the medina and the bazaar and have some free time to shop for traditional Moroccan products before returning to the port.
Transportation by motorcoach
Typical Moroccan lunch with entertainment
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
*The winter itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to the ferry's timetables and the Ramadan holiday.
This tour has a 2 passenger minimum requirement for operation and is subject to cancellation if this minimum is not met. Please call at least 24 hours prior to departure to confirm schedule.
The tour is approximately 13 hours long in summer and 11 hours long in winter.
Children below 4 years old are free of charge. Lunch and consumptions to be paid by the parents directly.
A valid passport is required.
Pick-ups along the Costa del Sol area will be provided (depending on hotel or location).
-*Until further notice, the Caves of Hercules will remain temporarily closed due to restoration works, and won't be visited during the tour.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
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