Are you spending three days in Tangier and you are looking for leisure and touristic activities to do in the city? A part of strolling around the narrow streets of the medina or meditating in the terrace of a coffee shop, Tangier offers a great variety of options for its visitors. To keep yourself busy, follow the guide!
The musts of the old town
Discover the old town of the city and get yourself lost in the alleys of the medina, from the port to the square Mechouar in the Kasbah. These neighborhoods are picturesque and form the architectural and historical heritage of the Tangier. In the Kasbah you can visit the museum of the Kasbah and the Mediterranean Cultures, which is located in the palace of a Sultan, built by Moulay Ismaïl in 1691. You will find a permanent exhibition with works and objects that illustrate the enthralling history of the city and the region.
To complete this cultural tour, we suggest you to have a tea at the Fils du Détroit. A coffee shop located right down the museum of the Kasbah, where a group of musicians passionate about Moresque music meet every day to play their favorite songs.
You must have guessed it, it is impossible to discover Tangier without getting once and twice to the Medina and to the Kasbah, that you can perfectly reach from the famous square of Grand Socco.
Spartel Cape, the Caves of Hercules, and the beaches
In summer many people come to enjoy their holidays in the North of Morocco, so beaches are often full. However, if you are an early bird, a visit to the Spartel Cape in the morning is worth it, you might also make the most of a stroll in the park of Perdicaris, which is located in the same way. From the Cape Spartel you can enjoy a beautiful sights to Spain, and you will reach the beaches of Achakar, Ba Kacem, Sidi Kacem, in the same way to the Caves of Hercules.
In these Caves, the Greek god was said to come for a rest. If you are passionate about the nature, you might love this tour where you will see a lot of great beaches full of dunes of sand. If you like surf, the School Surf offers lessons to many levels every morning in the beach of Ba Kacem.
Ideally located in the medina, the guesthouse Dar Souran offers you a perfect stay in Tangier. Furthermore, we propose you to discover the local gastronomy with exquisite local eats that we will prepare you as soon as you require it.