Visit the magical city of Tangier on this full day trip departing from Cadiz, Jerez, Rota, El Puerto and Chiclana. After a scenic journey on the Costa de la Luz, reach Tarifa and board your fast ferry across the strait of Gibraltar. After sailing for 35 minutes, meet your local guide and start by a scenic tour of the city main districts and visit Cape Espartel and the Caves of Hercules. Then, explore the heart of the Medina (walled city) with your guide. Visit the souks, the market and the casbah (citadel), shop in the Bazaar before enjoying a typical Moroccan lunch in a local restaurant and enter the Palace of the Sultan. With hotels pick up, fast ferry tickets, guided scenic and walking tour, this day tour to Morocco from Cadiz, Jerez, El Puerto, Rota and Chiclana is a great value day out.
Sit comfortably in your A/C coach and depart Cadiz and its surrounding towns from your hotel or centrally located meeting point. You will reach the port of Tarifa after an hour long journey. Your fast ferry will take you to Northern Africa in 35 minutes and you may spot dolphins and whales as you cross the strait of Gibraltar to reach the African continent.On arrival, meet your local guide and embark for a scenic tour of Tangier main districts and feel the buzzing atmosphere while overlooking at the beautiful promenade and avenues. It is now time to sightsee the outskirts of Tangier and your coach will take you up the hills and stop at the Cap Espartel. Marvel at the incredible view on display and sense the nature surrounding you. Nearby you will be able to go on a camel ride (own expense) or watch a snake charmer. Board your coach and carry on your visit to the Necropolis and the Caves of Hercules while listening your knowledgeable guide telling about the mysterious past of those landmarks. Next is the old town exploration. You will walk in the maze-like Medina, visit the spices market, stroll in the Casbah and the souk. This visit will emerge you deep inside the local life as handy craft merchants, tea houses, centuries old archways and pretty alleyways surround you in the walled city. After your guided tour you will be hungry! A typical lunch in a restaurant awaits you and you will add taste to the sighting of thousands years old culture. Try some of the local dishes like couscous or grilled meat skewers washed down by some fresh mint tea (all included) while listening to the local musicians playing in the back room. After this lovely break carry on with a visit of the Palace of the Sultan and a handicraft factory where you could purchase typical great souvenirs. You will then be given some free time to explore the city at your own leisure, sit at a terrace or shop for more. Your guide will take you back to the port and you will embark your ferry to return to your hotel or accommodation.