Day Trip to Tangier

DEPARTURE LOCATION : Your hotel / Riad in Tangier

Arrival : Your hotel / Riad in Tangier

What's Included in day trip to tangier

  • High-end private vehicle with AC
  • Transportation
  • Pick up and drop off at your accommodation 
  • Local guide/driver

What's Not Included in day trip to tangier?

  • Entrance fees to historical monuments
  • Lunch and drinks
  • Tips and gratuities 


Tangier, Morocco’s northern port city, is a captivating blend of European, African, and Arab influences. Known for its rich history and cultural diversity, Tangier offers travelers a unique experience. Explore the bustling streets of the old Medina, visit the Kasbah Museum to discover Moroccan art, and enjoy panoramic views from Dar el Makhzen, the Sultan’s Palace. Don’t miss the Hercules Caves and Cap Spartel, where the Atlantic and Mediterranean meet. Sample the city’s multicultural cuisine, shop in vibrant markets, and engage with friendly locals. Tangier is a must-visit destination for those seeking a taste of Morocco’s rich heritage.
  • See the grottoes of Hercules and Cape Spartel
  • Stroll around the medina of Tangier, lined with cafés and bazaars
  • Get a feel for everyday life in Morocco 

Day trip to tangier full itinerary:


  • We’ll pick you up from your Hotel/Riad or Tangier Airport/Port in a comfortable vehicle (4×4, Van, or minibus) with air conditioning.
  • Begin your journey through Tangier’s upscale area, passing by the King’s Palace and homes of celebrities like Barbara Hutton and Malcolm Forbes.

First Stops:

  • Head to Cape Spartel, where the Mediterranean and Atlantic Ocean meet. Enjoy stunning views from this 1000-foot-high vantage point.
  • Explore the historic Caves of Hercules, dating back to the Neolithic era. You can take photos with camels and even go for a camel ride.

Return to Tangier:

  • Drive back to Tangier for a cultural tour of the Kasbah and the Medina, the city’s oldest and most exotic areas.
  • Follow in the footsteps of the famous French painter Matisse, who resided here in 1912-1913. Encounter snake charmers and embrace the Kasbah’s labyrinthine streets.

Medina Highlights:

  • Continue your exploration in the Medina, where you’ll savor world-famous Moroccan cuisine while enjoying Andalusian music and a belly dance performance.
  • Discover Grand Socco, Petit Socco, and the Old American Legation, founded in 1821 as the first National Landscape for the USA overseas.
  • Visit the Mendoubia building and Gardens, once the international administration center during Tangier’s control by eight powerful countries.
  • Conclude your day with some shopping in the local market.
  • 1. Kasbah Museum (Museum of Moroccan Arts):

    • Start your day by visiting the Kasbah Museum, located in the heart of the historic Kasbah area. It houses a collection of Moroccan art and artifacts, providing insight into the country’s rich culture and history.

    2. Tangier Medina (Old Town):

    • Explore the charming streets and alleys of the Tangier Medina, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your local guide can lead you through the labyrinthine lanes, pointing out hidden gems, colorful markets, and historical landmarks.

    3. Dar el Makhzen (Sultan’s Palace):

    • Visit the Dar el Makhzen, the palace of the Sultan of Morocco in Tangier. While you can’t enter the palace itself, you can admire its stunning architecture and take in panoramic views of the city and the sea from the nearby gardens.

    4. American Legation Museum:

    • Discover the history of the American presence in Tangier by visiting the American Legation Museum. It’s a unique museum showcasing diplomatic history and cultural exchange between the United States and Morocco.

    5. St. Andrew’s Church:

    • If you’re interested in religious history, your guide can take you to St. Andrew’s Church, a historic Anglican church in Tangier with beautiful stained glass windows and a peaceful atmosphere.

    6. Cap Spartel and Hercules Caves:

    • Head to Cap Spartel, the northernmost point of Africa, where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Mediterranean Sea. Explore the nearby Hercules Caves, a natural wonder steeped in mythology, and take in breathtaking coastal views.

    7. Beaches and Cafes:

    • Spend some time relaxing at one of Tangier’s beautiful beaches, such as Plage Municipale or Plage Malabata. You can also enjoy a traditional Moroccan tea or coffee at a local café while people-watching.

    8. Grand Socco:

    • Conclude your tour at the Grand Socco, a bustling square in the heart of Tangier. It’s a great place to soak in the local atmosphere, shop for souvenirs, and sample delicious street food.

    Your local guide can customize the tour to your preferences, ensuring you have a memorable experience in Tangier. They can provide historical insights, local anecdotes, and recommendations for the best restaurants and shops in the city. Don’t forget to discuss your interests and any specific sites you’d like to visit with your guide to make the most of your day in Tangier.

  • Evening:

    • We’ll drop you off at your hotel or at the airport/port, marking the end of your day trip to tangier.

    We sincerely hope you’ve had an enjoyable and enriching journey with our team. Tangier’s history, culture, and natural beauty await your exploration.

  • Contact Us: Contact us today to book your Tangier Tour Guided