Day Trip to Morocco from Algeciras and Gibraltar

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Visit a new country and not only that, a new continent, Africa, in the easiest way thanks to the distance between Malaga and Cadiz with Morocco. Discover new smells, flavours and a culture that will not leave you indifferent, book the 1 day trip to Morocco!

INFORMATION

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We will pick you up by bus with our guide at the chosen time and place to start the tour. day trip to Morocco. During the bus tour you will enjoy the journey through Malaga and along the Costa del Sol while Our guide will tell you anecdotes and curiosities about Morocco.     We will arrive around 9:30h at Algeciras to start the Fast-Ferry departure for 60 minutes to Ceuta. Enjoy the sea across the strait!       At 11:00h, once in Ceuta, we will start our adventure to set foot on Moroccan soil and we will make a panoramic tour of the city of Ceuta where we will pass in front of the Royal Walls and the Moat of San Felipe. Once we arrive at the border crossing point, have your documents ready to cross the border, our guide will facilitate this process and once we cross the border he will begin the scenic bus route from Ceuta to Tetouan for 30 minutes while enjoying the scenery Get your camera ready to take the best pictures! During the tour we will make a stop for you to take your best snapshot. We will be in Tetuan for 5 hours, once here we will take a pleasant walk where our local guide will show you the most iconic areas of the Moroccan city, we will begin at Moulay El Mehdi SquareIf you have seen the series ‘El tiempo entre costuras’, you will recognise this circular square where you can find the cathedral of Our Lady of Victory. We will continue without loss of detail towards the narrow streets of the old Jewish quarter or Mellah, with its beautiful Bengualid synagogue. We will see the Hassan II SquareThe Royal Palace or Khalifa Palace, the Archaeological Museum and the Centre of Modern Art are located here.  Don’t lose sight of anything!   The souk of TetouanA real journey through time that will allow you to get to know the work of its craftsmen. We will continue through the Medina of Tetouan, Characterised by its white walls and green doors, it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the smallest in the country. In the middle of the day we will stop for lunch at a typical Moroccan restaurant where you can enjoy traditional folklore while you try a delicious Cous Cous accompanied by the typical The Menta and Arabic pastries. After lunch we will stroll through the commercial area of Tetouan and we will visit some establishments for shoppingas well as visiting the typical Moroccan Berber pharmacywhere you will find a wide variety of natural products and cosmetics. Discover all the benefits of the properties of Argan Oil!     At the time indicated by our guide we will meet again for the return to Ceuta and at 20:30h we will embark to Algeciras to return to the pick up point. Arrival in Algeciras at approximately 21.30h.    

Would you prefer us to pick you up from the Costa del Sol? Don’t worry! 

You can join our group from different pick-up points along Malaga and the Costa del Sol at an extra cost for the service.  Choose the pick-up option from Costa del Sol by clicking here. Ideal option if you are in the area of Malaga, Torremolinos, Benalmadena, Fuengirola, Marbella or Estepona.

 

What's included
  • Return transport from Gibraltar and Gibraltar Border to Algeciras (only for those who choose to be picked up from the Gibraltar Border).
  • English and Spanish speaking guide during the coach trips and excursion.
  • Fast-Ferry round-trip from Algeciras to Ceuta
  • Guided tour in Tetuan
  • Typical Moroccan lunch with traditional folklore. The menu includes: Harira – Skewers – Cous Cous – Mint Tea – Arab pastries.
What's not included

Food, drink, and tickets not listed above.

Remarks
  • Passport is compulsory. Please check the need for a VISA to visit Morocco, you can check it here: https://www.consulat.ma/en/list-countries-whose-citizens-are-exempted-entry-visa-morocco. The responsibility for access to Morocco lies with the person who has booked the tour. Note: At the time of booking, we will ask for your personal details in order to speed up the process on the day of the excursion.
  • The scheduled timetable of the ferry service does not depend on us and may be altered during the activity, extending the estimated duration of the excursion.
  • The time spent at the border between Spain and Morocco does not depend on us and may be altered during the course of the activity, extending the estimated duration of the excursion.
  • Arrive at the pick-up point 10 minutes early.
  • We recommend wearing closed shoes and clothes that cover the shoulders.
  • Not recommended for families with small children and pushchairs.
Price
  • Adults (+13 years): €100 
  • Children (0-12 years): €95 
Availability

Tuesdays.

Approximate length

Between twelve (12) and thirteen (13) hours.

Languages

Spanish and English.

Itinerary

🚢 Algeciras ⏩ Ceuta 🕑 60 minutes

🚍 Ceuta ⏩ Tetuan 🕑 45 minutes

  • Panoramic Tour of Ceuta
  • Border Crossing
  • Sightseeing tour to Tetouan

Tetouan 🕑 5 hours

  • Guided Tour
  • Moroccan lunch

🚍 Tetouan ⏩ Ceuta 🕑 45 minutes

🚢 Ceuta ⏩ Algeciras 🕑 60 minutes

Pick-up and Drop-off points
🚍 From Gibraltar and La Línea de la Concepción 🚍 From Algeciras
Cancellations

Cancel free of charge up to 48 hours before departure and receive a full refund. If you cancel with less time, arrive late or do not show up, no refund is offered.

Accessibility

No, it is not accessible. Please check availability in advance

GET YOUR TICKETS

  1. Consult the booking calendar.
  2. Choose the desired date.
  3. Select the start time of the activity.
  4. Choose the collection area:
    *Note: The time and place chosen
    corresponds to your meeting point
    for the excursions that include a bus.
  5. Fill in your details in the form.
  6. Secure payment method.
  7. Immediate confirmation.

FAQ

What time does the activity end?

The activity has an estimated duration of 13-19 hours, depending on your pick-up point.

Below you will find the approximate time of return by zone:

  • Algeciras – 22:00h
  • Estepona – 22:45h
  • Marbella – 23:15h
  • Fuengirola – 23:45h
  • Benalmádena – 00:15h
  • Torremolinos – 00:45h
  • Malaga – 01:15h
Is it possible to do the Morocco Excursion during Ramadan?

Yes, visiting Morocco during Ramadan is like travelling in any other month of the year. However, there are a few things to bear in mind:

  • Shop opening hours tend to vary, with shops opening between 11-12pm and closing early. They usually reopen again around 4pm.
  • Greater difficulty in finding liquor at this time of year
  • If you are a non-Muslim, please do not eat, drink or smoke in public places. However, you can always eat or drink in front of the guide as they are used to non-Muslims during Ramadan.
What documentation do I need to enter Morocco?

Passport is compulsory. Please check the need for a VISA to visit Morocco, you can check it here: https://www.consulat.ma/en/list-countries-whose-citizens-are-exempted-entry-visa-morocco. The responsibility for access to Morocco lies with the person who has booked the tour. Note: At the time of booking, we will ask for your personal details in order to speed up the process on the day of the excursion.

Can I meet the group in Algeciras and go with my own vehicle?

You can arrive with your own car at the seaport of Algeciras to start the excursion to Morocco.

Choose the pick-up option: Algeciras – Puerto Marítimo de Algeciras and you will be able to join the group directly from this point.

Ideal option if you are also in the area of Tarifa and Costa de la Luz.

Does this tour include entrance fees to monuments?

No, this tour does not include entrance to the interior of any monument. The guided tour in Tetouan takes place outside.

Is there a breakfast stop?

No, you can have breakfast ON the 1-hour ferry trip from Algeciras to Ceuta.

Is it possible to bring food and drink on the excursion?

Yes, we recommend you bring a snack and a drink, usually 1L of water, with you for the activity. 

Is lunch included in the tour?

Yes, this tour includes a typical Moroccan menu: Harira, Pinchitos, Cous-Cous, Mint Tea and Arabian Cakes. In case of any intolerance please get in touch with us to inform us. 

Is there any free time during the excursion?

No, in Tetouan it is easy to get lost in the medina, if this happens it can condition the return to Spain of the whole group, we always go together on this excursion.

Are pets allowed?

No, pets are not allowed in this activity.

I need to contact the bus company urgently, how do I do it?
This provider has established customer service hours through three different forms of contact: In case they are not available by phone/or making a phonecall is difficult or impossible, please do not hesitate to contact them by email and they will get back to you as soon as possible. I am limited in my ability to contact the company for you, but do not hesitate to let me know if there’s an incident. I will do my best to make sure you are properly looked after.