Drive through Costa del Sol crossing along the wonderful places of Gibraltar, Algeciras or Tarifa then cross the Strait of Gibraltar to explore, sight-see, enjoy lunch and shop at Tangiers.
We will drive through the Costa del Sol road to Gibraltar, Algeciras or Tarifa where we will cross the Strait of Gibraltar to Tangiers by ferry.
Upon arrival, 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 where we will learn about the Moroccan wedding ritual.
Then we will walk over to the medina (old town) and the kasbah (old fortress) to appreciate its rich architecture before stopping to see the snake charmer and visiting one of the local bakeries.
We will be having 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 bus sightseeing tour along the sea front promenade, Avenue Mohamed V, Severo Ochoa Institute, the Portuguese, American, Italian and Spanish Quarters and the Real 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 for us to see tombs dating back to 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 continue to Hercules' Cave then stop at an Atlantic dune for a photo stop and an opportunity to ride a camel (optional, not included in price) before returning to the port.
- Transportation by motorcoach
- Ferry tickets
- Typical Moroccan lunch with entertainment
- Hotel pick-up
- Personal expenses
- Tips and gratuities
- Optional activity costs
- 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-up times vary depending on location.
- Pick-ups along the Costa del Sol area will be provided (depending on hotel or location).