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From Tangier: Full-Day Tangier, Asilah, & Cape Spartel Tour

1. From Tangier: Full-Day Tangier, Asilah, & Cape Spartel Tour

This tour is a combination of sightseeing and culture. Visit both Cape Spartel and Hercules Caves, also the camel ride to take in panoramic views of the city, and head up to the white jewel of the north. Discover the Medina, the Kasbah, and Morocco's beautiful beaches.  After a pickup from the airport, port, or your hotel in Tangier, begin the tour around 9:00 AM. The day will be devoted to discovering the beautiful Tangier and Asilah. Upon arrival in Asilah, embark on a walking tour to discover the Old Medina, medieval ramparts, and the workshops of craftsmen. Experience the life of the locals and begin to understand the history, culture, and lifestyles of the area. Pick up insights throughout the day from your English-, Spanish-, French-, and Arabic-speaking driver. Head back to Tangier enjoy 2 hours of a leisure time in the old Medina of Tangier with possibility to see the Jewish Quarter and Synagogue, the American legation, and the Jewish Graveyard,to see the Grand Socco, Mendoubia Park, and the market.

From Tangier: Asilah City Tour

2. From Tangier: Asilah City Tour

Experience the rich history of Asilah, one of Morrocco's oldest cities, just 45 km away from Tangier. Choose between a day trip from Tangier (by private transfer) or a day trip (with ferry crossing). Start the tour with pickup at 10 AM from your hotel in Tangier. Meet your private guide and set off in an air-conditioned van, traveling South towards Asilah. When you arrive, take a walk through the narrow streets of the walled medina and learn about the history of the city. Admire the sweeping sea and coastal views as you stroll along the city's paradise beach and city ramparts.  Take a break from history to appreciate Asilah as a contemporary cultural center. The tourist-oriented Summer Arts Festival runs during the warmer months. Whereas nearby San Bathrolome, a church built by Franciscan priests from Northwest Spain, is a nice place to visit year-round. Finally, return to Tangier by around 5 PM where your tour concludes.

Exploring Asilah: A Day Away from Tangier

3. Exploring Asilah: A Day Away from Tangier

Morning Departure (9:00 AM): Your adventure begins with a convenient hotel pickup in Tangier. Our expert guide will warmly welcome you and kickstart your day of exploration. Stop 1 - Cap Spartel (10:00 AM): We head to Cap Spartel, where the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea embrace in a breathtaking natural spectacle. The iconic lighthouse offers panoramic views that will leave you in awe. Stop 2 - Hercules Caves (11:00 AM): Our journey continues to the enigmatic Hercules Caves. Explore the chambers and corridors of this mystical place, closely linked to Greek mythology. You'll be fascinated by the intricate rock formations. Lunch Break (1:00 PM): We take you to a local restaurant for a delightful Moroccan lunch. Savor the flavors of the region, from aromatic tagines to succulent seafood, amidst a charming coastal setting. Camel Ride on Achakar Beach (3:00 PM): Get ready for an exhilarating camel ride on the scenic Achakar Beach. The rhythmic sway of the camel transports you along the pristine shoreline, creating unforgettable memories. Stop 3 - Assilah (5:00 PM): As we reach Assilah, you'll be immersed in the town's artistic ambiance. Discover the vibrant medina, adorned with colorful murals, and engage with friendly locals. Explore the artistic heart of Assilah at your own pace. Return to Tangier (7:00 PM): Your guided day trip culminates with a comfortable drive back to Tangier. Our commitment to your convenience ensures that you'll be dropped off at your hotel, marking the end of a remarkable journey. This well-structured itinerary offers a balanced blend of natural wonders, cultural immersion, and adventure. From the captivating Cap Spartel and the mysterious Hercules Caves to the serene camel ride on Achakar Beach and to the artistic allure of Assilah , this guided tour promises an unforgettable day of exploration. Book your journey today and let us take you on a memorable Moroccan adventure!

From Malaga or Tarifa: Private Tangier Day Tour

4. From Malaga or Tarifa: Private Tangier Day Tour

Embark on an unforgettable day in Tangier, Morocco, guided by a seasoned expert. Enjoy a premium-class ferry ride with panoramic views of colonial and international Tangier, including the Sultan's Palace and the legendary Hercules Caves (including entrance). Explore Cap Spartel, where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Mediterranean Sea, with the option for camel rides on an Atlantic dune. Return to the Medina for an immersion in the charming souk, featuring dried fruits, vegetables, spices, and the vibrant jewelers' street. Conclude your journey by strolling through the awe-inspiring Medina and Kasbah with their magnificent architecture. If you opt for the Malaga departure, we provide convenient pick-up options throughout the Costa del Sol, including Marbella, Estepona, Benalmadena, Malaga Centre, Torremolinos, Nerja, and more.

The North of Morocco in 3 Days ; Including Fes

5. The North of Morocco in 3 Days ; Including Fes

Discover several of Morocco's main highlights on a 3 day trip from Tangier. Visit the charming towns of Asilah, Chefchaouen, Tetouan and the magical Fes ; on a tour with a private multilingual driver. Day 1: Tangier -- Tetouan -- Chefchaouen Meet and greet with your driver in the morning wether you are arriving by ferry or plane. Start your journey by heading to Tetouan, the UNESCO-listed Medina, have leisure time to discover the city through your own prespective. Continue to the blue city of Chefchaouen in the afternoon. Make your way to your accommodation for check in and have a guided tour with your local guide to discover the history and enjoy the bleu painted streets. Day 2: Chefchaouen -- Fes After having breakfast at your hotel/riad. Take the road towards the spiritual capital of Morocco ; Get ready to take to the road towards the captivating city of Fes. Check in your hotel/riad ; Have a full guided tour in one of the cities that are full and rich with history Day 3: Fes -- Asilah -- Tangier Today's program will start by heading towards Asilah ; A charming artistic and tranquil city. Stroll through the beautifully painted white streets and visit the local harbor. Take a walk along the ramparts that were built by the Portuguese. After that back in Tangier, head to the promontory Cap Spartel to enjoy views of the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. Enjoy an optional camel ride experience by the sandy Atlantic beach before visiting the Neolithic Caves of Hercules. Also you will enjoy a 2-hour Kasbah and Medina walking tour in Tangier. Drive through the Ville Nouvelle, which is divided into international districts according to the countries that took part in its rule when the city was an International Zone.

Tangier: Assilah Private Tour with Camel Ride

6. Tangier: Assilah Private Tour with Camel Ride

Experience the beauty and culture of Northern Morocco on our tour of Tangier. Start off by visiting Cap Spartel, a promontory overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, and the Hercules Caves, named after the legendary hero. Take a camel ride on the serene Achakar beach. Then you will go to Assilah to explore the charming coastal town. Admire the vibrant street art of the old city and visit the Kasbah and medieval ramparts. Meet local artists, painters, and soak in the laid-back atmosphere of the Atlantic Ocean. Indulge in delicious Moroccan cuisine and explore the sandy beaches, perfect for water sports and relaxation. Join us for an unforgettable journey through the sights and sounds of Northern Morocco."

eSIM Tangier for Tavelers: eSIM for Morocco Trip

7. eSIM Tangier for Tavelers: eSIM for Morocco Trip

Discover the wonders of Morocco without missing a beat! Our Prepaid Morocco/Tangier eSIM ensures you stay connected with high-speed data, whether you're admiring the ancient beauty of Marrakech's medina, exploring the enchanting blue city of Chefchaouen, experiencing the vibrant culture of Casablanca, wandering through the historic streets of Fes, or trekking the stunning landscapes of the Sahara Desert. Stay connected and share every memorable moment from the most visited and beloved cities across Morocco wiht our eSIM for morocco How It Works: 1.Purchase: Select the data package that fits your travel plans. 2.Scan & Activate: Upon purchase, you'll receive a QR code. Scan it with your eSIM-compatible device, and you're ready to go! 3. Stay Connected: Enjoy uninterrupted connectivity throughout your Turkish adventure. Compatibility: Ensure your device supports eSIM. Check our compatibility list https://esimfox.com/pages/compatible-devices for more details.

Private Transfer between Tangier and Asilah

8. Private Transfer between Tangier and Asilah

Meet your driver at your desired pickup location in either Tangier or Asilah. Travel by a modern, comfortable car to your destination. If you require pickup from the airport, your driver will be waiting in the exit hall holding a sign with your name on it. Your driver will actively monitor your flight arrival, in case of delay. Enjoy a relaxing 1-hour journey between both cities. Provide the address where you wish to be dropped off in either city and arrive securely. Your destinations in Tangier or Asilah can be any address in the city or either airport.

The North in 2 Days : Tangier, Assilah ,Tetouan, Chefchaouen

9. The North in 2 Days : Tangier, Assilah ,Tetouan, Chefchaouen

Discover several of Morocco's main highlights on a trip from Tangier. Visit the charming towns of Asilah, Chefchaouen, and Tetouan on a tour with a private driver. Day 1: Tangier -- Asilah -- Chefchaouen Meet your driver in the morning and head to the promontory Cap Spartel to enjoy views of the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. Enjoy an optional camel ride experience by the sandy Atlantic beach before visiting the Neolithic Caves of Hercules. Then, make your way to Asilah, a charming artistic and tranquil city. Stroll through the beautifully painted streets and visit the local harbor. Take a walk along the ramparts that were built by the Portuguese. Continue to the blue city of Chefchaouen in the late afternoon. Make your way to your accommodation and then stroll through the blue-painted streets leading to the Utta el-Hamam Square. Day 2: Chefchaouen -- Tetouan -- Tangier After having breakfast at your hotel/riad, spend the first part of the day exploring the beautiful Medina of Chefchaouen with a local guide. Visit the kasbah that was founded by Moulay Ali Ibn Rashid who used it as a base to fight against Portuguese invaders. Continue to the Ras el-Ma spring, where you can see local women washing clothes and rugs. Finish your tour at Utta el-Hamam Square and enjoy some mint tea while absorbing the local culture. In the afternoon, head to back toward Tangier while making a short stop at the UNESCO-listed Medina of Tetouan. Once back in Tangier, enjoy a 2-hour Kasbah and Medina walking tour. Drive through the Ville Nouvelle, which is divided into international districts according to the countries that took part in its rule when the city was an International Zone.

Tangier : Tangier to Asilah or opposite

10. Tangier : Tangier to Asilah or opposite

Our drivers are highly trained professionals who prioritize customer satisfaction. They possess excellent driving skills and have a deep understanding of the routes to ensure a smooth and efficient journey. Additionally, they are well-mannered, courteous, and always ready to assist you with your luggage. Their professional demeanor and knowledge make them reliable guides who can provide valuable information and recommendations during your trip if you so desire. To further enhance your convenience, we offer a complimentary hotspot service. This allows you to stay connected with your friends and family during your journey, enabling you to make important calls and share your travel experience in real-time. We understand the significance of staying connected, and our hotspot service.

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based on 9 reviews

even though I was the only client Mono took me all over...went to caves which were amazing...the lighthouse..the view was fantastic..then to Ashila..small beautiful fishing village...with lots of local art .being an artist myself I thought it was beautiful.. would highly recommend this trip to everyone...Momo was a perfect guide..so friendly and knew his history

We had wonderful two days in the north of Maroc with our guide Omar and driver Ali. We enjoyed the discussions and learned a lot about Berbers, Moslems, the relation to Andalucia and the other Magreb countries as well as the political system. The highlight was the visit of Chefchauen, with is the hometown of Omar.

Thanks to ALI for his few hours for transporting us, thanks to ALI for our exchanges, his culture Excellent time Great driving 😉

It was all great. The guide is very attentive at all times! I recommend it to visit Tangier, Asilah and the Hercules caves!

Great and peaceful landscape to enjoy in an autumn sunny day. Thank you Khalid!