The Main Sights and Main Street Shopping if you wish.
Seven hundred years after the birth of Christ, the Arab leader Tarik-Ibn-Zeyad conquered the Rock and named it Jebel-Tarik (Tarik's mountain). An important military and naval base, it changed hands many times during the following eight centuries of Arab occupation in Spain.
The Pillars of Hercules
St Michaels Cave
Top of the Rock (stopping at upper Apes Den )
The Great Siege tunnels
The Moorish Castle
100 Ton Gun
In this Tour we will also drive over the airport runway towards the Spanish border just meters away from Spain you will even see Spanish Customs at work. We will also drive 360 degrees around Gibraltar coast lines stopping at viewpoints and seeing areas as Catalan Bay, some Jurassic sand dunes and the old water catchments.
After the Tour you will have 1 hour of free time in Main Street to wonder through the narrow streets of our enchanting old town. Shopping !!!
First Pillars of Hercules. There at the Pillars you will enjoy the views of North Africa. You will see where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Mediterranean Sea, being the only entrance to the Mediterranean. The next stop is St Michaels Cave. This is an amazing, natural, phenomenon which sees thousands of visitors a year wandering through its huge caverns with a few steps and easy access. Next we will go to the top of the Rock where you will see breathtaking views of Gibraltar. Here we will have an interaction with our famous apes. From there we will drive to the north side of the Rock to visit the Great Siege Tunnels, something not to be missed. This site explains a lot of the history of Gibraltar under siege. Next the Moorish Castle the construction of which was commenced in the 8th century AD (possibly AD 711)Then we will give you free time approx 1hrs to 1. 30hrs. We then drive down through the old town Towards the 100 tonne Gun. Then Europe point. 360 degree round the rock and over airport
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Suggested by Guide: If you let me know how you are arriving to Gibraltar, I will inform you of the best meeting point. Please note ; I only offer my services exclusively in Gibraltar , the tour will start and end only in Gibraltar
Duration: 4 hours 30 min.
"PLEASE NOTE ; I ONLY OFFER MY SERVICES IN GIBRALTAR PICK UP, TOUR SERVICE AND DROP OFF ONLY IN GIBRALTAR"
Please Note ; I only offer my services exclusively in Gibraltar , the tour will start and end only in Gibraltar
Transportation Method: My vehicles is an 8 seater/passenger minivan, air conditioned and in superb condition. Mercedes Benz Vito.
Tours are given in 9 different languages, English and Spanish which I speak. My vehicle is equipped with a multimedia system offering the Tour in French, German, Polish, Dutch, Italian, Portuguese and Czech
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
13 GBP - In Gibraltar you would need to bring along at least the £13.00 pounds GBP per person to cover the admission tickets for all the sights
Drinks,snacks,souvenirs etc is at the clients own expense
In Gibraltar we use pounds GBP But Euros is also accepted
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
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Best tour so far on our cruise. He was outstanding!