Tangier & Asilah Private Tour with Hotel Pickup from Malaga
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- Day Trip
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- Private Tour
- 12 hr
Enjoy this private tour to Tangier & Asilah from Malaga or Marbella. Tangier has been Europe's gateway to Africa during many years, and it has been the home for many different cultures during it's whole history (it has been under Morocco's control only since 1956) and it has a lot of international influence. This tour is perfect for those who want to get a taste of Morocco, meet the locals and drink delicious mint tea (Moroccans call it "Teti"). The tour starts with a transfer from your hotel. From there you will fly to Tangier and stay in Asilah . You will have time to explore Tangier, the third-largest city in Morocco. You will also visit the nearby Talaouine Valley and enjoy a local cous cous meal at one of the many restaurants in town.
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Pass By: Asilah Medina
Medina of Asilah is a town in Morocco in the province of Asilah-Safi built on a tiny islet, located about 5 kilometers from the Atlantic coast. It has been inhabited since prehistoric times and attained its present name in 691 AD when Caliph Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan reconquered it from the Visigoths. The city has an old medina with narrow winding streets.
Pass By: Tangier Casbah
The Tangier Casbah, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is the oldest part of this bustling city and its historic heart. It is a traditional Moroccan townhouse in the medina quarter of Tangier. It is a walled fortress-like complex that contrasts sharply with the open spaces of the city's souks, or markets.
Pass By: Medina of Tangier
The medina, or old city, of Tangier is an open air museum. It is a labyrinth of alleyways both commercial and residential. It's well worth exploring for the many small shops and stalls on offer to buy everything from Moroccan jewellery to fresh seafood, or just to soak in the atmosphere of this fascinating African city.
Pass By: Hercules Cave
Hercules Cave is a 10-minute walk from the coast, in the hills overlooking Tangier. The cave, now collapsed and covered with a hill of sand, was once used as a secret meeting place by smugglers and pirates from all around the world. This is the first and only cave in the world with galleries that have been inhabited continuously for more than 40,000 years. Starting from the end of May, discover this natural wonder of nature.
Stop At: Musee de la Kasbah
Musee de la Kasbah is a museum and archeological site near the medina of Tangier. It was the home of Sultan Moulay Hassan I from 1672 until his death in 1727. The Kasbah is located in the medina at the entrance to a narrow street called "Kasbah Street. A site of multilayered cultural and historical significance. This historic center of the city has been carefully restored to its 18th-century glory and houses an impressive collection of local art and architecture.
Duration: 1 hour