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From Málaga and Costa del Sol: Morocco Day Trip

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Activity provider: Visitanddo.com

From Málaga and Costa del Sol: Morocco Day Trip

Activity provider: Visitanddo.com
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From US$ 123.15 per person

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Cross the Strait of Gibraltar by ferry and discover new smells, flavors, and a culture that will not leave you indifferent, book the 1 day trip to Morocco. Visit Tetouan a traditional Moroccan city.

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Duration 14 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the continent of Africa in one day from Spain
  • Capture the smells and colors from the local market
  • Hop on a ferry and admire the views across the strait
  • Taste a Moroccan lunch in a typical Moroccan restaurant
  • Visit of Herbalist with a demonstration of herbal remedires
Full description

Discover Moroccan culture and flavors on this day trip from Málaga and Costa del Sol. Visit the traditional Moroccan city of Tetouan, cross the Strait of Gibraltar by ferry, and see the Royal Palace or Khalifa Palace, the Archaeological Museum, and the Center of Modern Art.

After meeting your guide at the pick-up point, hop on the bus to Morocco. During the trip, journey through Malaga and along the Costa del Sol while the guide tells you anecdotes and curiosities about Morocco. Arrive at Algeciras to start the Fast-Ferry departure for 60 minutes to Ceuta across the strait. Once in Ceuta, set foot on Moroccan soil and make a panoramic tour of the city of Ceuta passing in front of the Royal Walls and the Moat of San Felipe.

After crossing the border, you'll journey through the city. Take a scenic bus route from Ceuta to Tetouan for 30 minutes while enjoying the scenery.

In Tetouan, take a pleasant walk where a local guide will show you the most iconic areas of the Moroccan city, without losing the detail of the most important sights of the city. In Hassan II Square you'll visit outside the Royal Palace or Khalifa Palace, the Archaeological Museum, and the Center of Modern Art.

Stroll through the narrow streets of the old Jewish quarter or Mellah and see the Bengualid synagogue. The souk of Tetouan is a real journey through time that will allow you to get to know the work of its craftsmen.

Continue through the Medina of Tetouan, characterized by its white walls and green doors, it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the smallest in the country. Stop for lunch at a typical Moroccan restaurant to enjoy traditional folklore while trying Cous Cous accompanied by the typical Menta and Arabic pastries. After lunch, stroll through the shopping area of Tetouan and visit some establishments for shopping and a typical Moroccan Herbalist with natural products to discover all the benefits of the properties of Argan Oil. At the time indicated by the guide, meet again for the return to Ceuta and embark to Algeciras to return to the pickup point in Algeciras.

Includes
  • Pickup from selected meeting points
  • Return Ferry from Algeciras to Ceuta
  • Local guide and transport between Ceuta and Tetouan
  • Guided Tour in Tetouan
  • Typical Moroccan lunch with live music
  • Drinks
  • Entrance tickets
Not suitable for
  • Children under 10 years
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 3 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport
  • Long-sleeved shirt
  • Closed-toe shoes

Not allowed

  • Sleeveless shirts
  • Alcoholic drinks in the vehicle

Know before you go

  • If you are traveling with minors please provide all the necessary documents
  • The scheduled timetable of the ferry service does not depend on the activity provider and may be altered in the course of the activity
  • The time spent at the border between Spain and Morocco does not depend on the activity provider and may be altered in the course of the activity.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.2 /5

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Good trip with good guides. Will be a long day but late lunch. Should you need to drink and eat during the journey, as well as information and time for toilet visits and food. Passport control both in and out takes a lot of time, but apart from that a great trip.

August 3, 2022

This trip is definitely an experience. Unfortunately, the original coach was not roadworthy, so we had to switch to another vehicle, which unfortunately did not have air conditioning and did not have enough seats. Despite everything, it was a nice experience with impressive memories due to the great impressions and the nice guide.

August 2, 2022

Cool experience! However, the border crossing took too long.

July 22, 2022

Product ID: 421214