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From Costa del Sol: Day Trip to Gibraltar with Guided Tour

From Costa del Sol: Day Trip to Gibraltar with Guided Tour

Activity provider: TRANSFERS AND EXPERIENCES

From US$ 78.52 per person

Take a day trip from Malaga and explore the British overseas territory of Gibraltar. Enjoy a guided tour and spend time exploring Gibraltar at your own leisure.

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, French, German

Experience

Highlights
  • Sights some of Gibraltar's major attractions, such as the famous Rock and St. Michael's Cave
  • Enjoy a full day shopping in Gibraltar's duty free stores
  • Explore the tiny territory of Gibraltar from corner to corner
  • See Gibraltar's lovable Barbary apes
Full description

Meet your guide and hop aboard a motorcoach as you set off to Gibraltar. Along the way, relax and enjoy the scenery as the coach makes stops to pick up additional guests. 

During your journey to Gibraltar, listen to your guide as they detail the program for the day, point out interesting sites, and explain the main customs limits for products purchased on the peninsula. Also, learn a bit about the overseas British territory and its connection to Greek mythology.  Upon crossing the border notice how the city lies at the foot of a huge limestone rock where you can have fabulous views over the bay and sometimes the northern coast of Africa if the weather permits it.

Arrive in Gibraltar and after the coach is parked you will have five hours to spend as free time and participate in your guided tour.  Connect with your guide to join a sightseeing tour that includes stops at Europa Point, entrance to Saint Michael’s Cave, and the possibility to have a close look at the famous Barbary apes, the only wild primates in liberty in Europe.

The tour takes approximately 1.5-hours, after which you will have free time for lunch, shopping, and exploring the city at your own leisure.

Includes
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned motorcoach
  • Guided tour
  • Local, multilingual guide
  • Saint Michael's Cave entrance fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • Stops will be made on the way to Gibraltar to pick up additional guests
  • Please bring your passport or ID card as you will be crossing an international border
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.9 /5

based on 125 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.1/5
  • Transportation
    3.9/5
  • Value for money
    3.8/5

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The trip is nice, it provides transportation and information as well as the entrance ticket to the caves. At first I thought I could do it in 1 day on my own but I don’t think so looking at public transport logistics & how you should arrive earlier to avoid the roads near the land border being closed in Gibraltar due to airplanes landing or taking off. My advice though is that once you have your free time after the rock tour, go to the cathedral, the national museum and most importantly the cable car! You will still have time to do them (if you skip sitting for lunch and grab something to eat at the bus later)

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September 27, 2022

If you start from Malaga they pick up at 7:15 then there were 4 stops after (1 couple decided to go to a another pick up point to lessen the bus adding a bother pick up stop). The guide spoke in 2 language but she spoke for 2-3 min straight in 1 language and by the time whatever she was commenting at already passed by. The tour in Gibraltar was interesting. The bus driver who also tells you about the place is a retired serviceman so he knows the military info and history. Lasted for 1 hour and 30 min. Giving you at least 2 more hours or so to be on your own. I toke the cable all the way up , went to the skywalk and came back via cable. Had enough time to eat and look around. Then takes about 2 hours to arrive back in Malaga. Love the air condition on the bus. It was hot at that time , the air was just great. Going through the border is a breeze.

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July 9, 2022

The bus arrived on time to pick up. However, it took 1 hour to pick up all the other guests on the way. It would be much more efficient to have guests meet at a central location instead of picking up so many guests who are staying within meters of each other. Upon arrival in Gibraltar, we were taken to a central location to divide into smaller buses for the tour. That process could have been organized on the long drive down by the guide. It was not and took a lot of time to divide guests by languages and then more back and forth about not having enough tickets nor seats on the smaller buses to accommodate everyone.

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June 16, 2022

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