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From Malaga and Costa del Sol: Gibraltar Tour

From Malaga and Costa del Sol: Gibraltar Tour

Your tour will begin as you meet your bus in the center of Málaga, near el Corte Inglés, or elsewhere along the Costa del Sol. From there you will take a coach to Gibraltar, traveling in air-conditioned comfort complete with reclining seats. Throughout the journey, your guide will provide you with information about interesting things to do and see once having arrived at Gibraltar. Once having passed through customs, your coach will drive inside Gibraltar before stopping in the city center to park for free time. If you booked the full nature reserve rock tour option, enjoy a panoramic tour of Gibraltar, visiting places such as the Strait of Gibraltar, and access to the interior of the St. Michel Caves. You will also be able to see Barbary macaques at the Apes Den. After the panoramic tour, enjoy free time for lunch and explore the area for its shopping and hotspots like Main Street, Casemates Square, Marina Bay, or the Mediterranean Steps. Your bus will return in the afternoon, leaving Gibraltar at 3:30 PM.

From Malaga: Day trip to Gibraltar and Dolphin Boat Tour

From Malaga: Day trip to Gibraltar and Dolphin Boat Tour

Enjoy the journey along Malaga and the Costa del Sol in a sightseeing bus tour while listening to your guide tell you anecdotes and curiosities of this British colony. Explore Gibraltar on your own, then sail the Mediterranean in search of the many dolphins that roam the area. Arrive in La Linea and cross the border into Gibraltar. Enjoy some free time to visit Casemates Square and the botanical garden of the Alameda. Stroll through the Marina Bays, or take the chance to walk along Main street. Follow the directions of your guide to get to the square and find your way to the port of Gibraltar to board your boat. Once aboard, feel the breeze and catch sight of different types of Cetaceans that inhabit the area. Navigate the calm seas for about an hour and a half and find the place where the Mediterranean Sea meets the Atlantic Ocean. Search for dolphins here, and catch sight of their majesty and intelligence, playing in the water. The guide on board will tell you about the most relevant curiosities and characteristics of the species that you encounter, the particularities of the Strait, declared Unesco World Biosphere Reserve. After the tour, you will have again free time to continue your visit in Gibraltar, where you can take the opportunity to have lunch. Meet in the midafternoon for your return journey to the pickup point.

Torremolinos: Horse Show, Dinner Option, Drinks, & Flamenco

Torremolinos: Horse Show, Dinner Option, Drinks, & Flamenco

Experience Andalusian culture with an Andalusian horse show at Club Hípico El Ranchito every Wednesday. Meet the horses at the stables before watching an equestrian ballet performance performed since 1992 with 20 horses. Enrich your visit with an optional live flamenco show, workshop, and dinner with drinks (select the last option). The experience starts at the El Ranchito equestrian center. Come early to meet the horses, then sit down at a roofed venue to enjoy a show with Spanish music and choreographies by performers featuring a mixture of cowboy moves and high school dressage. If you need transport you can choose between different picks up points across Costa del Sol for the horse show and the option with dinner and live flamenco show, if you need further information about you can make contact with customer care support to get more help. If you choose to join the optional flamenco show, workshop, and meal, your day continues at a local restaurant before watching the flamenco show. Enjoy a welcome drink followed by a dinner with unlimited beverages and Andalusian songs typical of the region. Bear in mind that are different venues, you will need shuttle bus (available at check out) or car/taxi to move from one place to another. The adult menu includes zucchini cream soup followed by pork with sauce, chicken kebabs marinated Andalusian style, Spanish-style potatoes, and a salad. A seasonal dessert, bread, and unlimited drinks are also included (red wine, white wine, sangria, soft drinks, and mineral water. For children, dinner begins with a zucchini cream soup, then a hamburger, fries, and marinated chicken shashlik with Andalusian spices. A seasonal dessert and unlimited soft drinks and mineral water are also included. After dinner, finish your day with a 1-hour dance performance by the flamenco show company Jose Lucena, including an amazing flamenco workshop.

Marbella: Sailing & Dolphin Watching with Snacks and Drinks

Marbella: Sailing & Dolphin Watching with Snacks and Drinks

Enjoy the scenic Costa del Sol on either a private or shared dolphin-watching sailing experience. Sailing along the coast, admire impressive views of Marbella and the mountains, and enjoy snacks and drinks as you relax in the sun. Depart from Marbella and prepare for a relaxing dolphin-watching sailing. Keep your eyes peeled to try and spot dolphins in the water and admire the surroundings as you sail. On clear days you can even see Africa and Gibraltar. Sit back and relax on the boat or take a swim in the clear waters and try out the paddle surf (Only when the conditions of the sea allow its use. The captain will be the one who decides if the conditions are suitable for the use of paddle surfing on the high seas) Afterward, you will return to the meeting point.

From Málaga: Marbella, Mijas y Puerto Banús Guided Tour

From Málaga: Marbella, Mijas y Puerto Banús Guided Tour

Discover the Costa del Sol on this guided tour. Hop on a bus in Málaga and head to the village of Mijas. Next, drive to Marbella, and explore the city. Finally, make your way to Puerto Banús, one of the most recognized luxury ports in the world. Drive back to Málaga at the end of the day. Begin by meeting your local guide in the center of Málaga. Board an air-conditioned bus and sit back and enjoy the ride. Arrive at Mijas, a typical Andalusian village. Take in the impressive white-washed houses and stroll through the charming and picturesque streets. Take in the relaxed atmosphere. Jump back on the bus and make your way to Marbella. Located on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea, Marbella is best known for its pristine beaches, impressive architecture, and luxurious hotels and shops. Walk around the city, do a bit of shopping, and admire some of the luxurious homes. Finally, head to Puerto Banús on the bus. Explore the port area at your own pace, taking in spectacular coastlines and luxury yachts. Grab a coffee or something to eat (not included in the price) along the way. Make your way back to Málaga at the end of the day.

Puerto Banús: Sunset Sail in Marbella with Drinks & Snacks

Puerto Banús: Sunset Sail in Marbella with Drinks & Snacks

Discover Marbella's beautiful sunset and mountains from the sea on this romantic cruise from Puerto Banús. Choose from a private or group cruise and enjoy views of the coast, Africa and Gibraltar, and relax with a delicious glass of wine, cava, or beer. Board your sailboat in Puerto Banús and set sail. If there is no wind, motor along the coast in search of the best views of the sunset. Sip on a glass of local white wine, a bubbly cava, or a cold beer and nibble on some olives and dried fruits. As you cruise, relax in the wide cockpit or on the bow mats and take in the view.

From Malaga and Costa del Sol: Gibraltar Sightseeing Tour

From Malaga and Costa del Sol: Gibraltar Sightseeing Tour

One of our air-conditioned coaches will collect you from your designated pick-up point in Costa del Sol. From there, sit back and relax on your journey to Gibraltar. On arrival, a local guide will pick you up and you will start a guided tour through the city. See the port of Gibraltar, the walled inner city, Europa Point, and St. Michael’s Cave. After the guided tour, you will be given some free time to have lunch. Stroll around Main Street and enjoy the benefits of duty-free products. Meet your guide back again at the designated time for the return trip to Costa del Sol.

From Fuengirola: Caminito del Rey Guided Day Trip

From Fuengirola: Caminito del Rey Guided Day Trip

During the bus tour you will enjoy the journey from Fuengirola and different points a long Costa del Sol to Ardales, to continue to the northern access to the Caminito del Rey, where the tour will begin. This excursion to the Caminito del Rey is the easiest and most comfortable way to visit this peculiar enclave, whose works began in 1901 and finished in 1905. It was built under the prism of the economic growth and is considered a miracle of engineering. Nextto the guide, a passionate about the history of this incredible place, you will learn about the history and secrets of the environment, as well as the reasons that led to the construction of the walkways between the Gaitanes and Gaitanejo gorgesmaking a total of 7.7 kilometres length that he travelled and inaugurated in 1925. King Alfonso XIII. For approximately 4 hours you will walk for about 4.8 kilometres approximately from the northern access located in Ardales, you will cross tunnels, but be careful with your head! Enjoying the Guadalhorce river dam, you will descend the famous "chocolate ladder".with the charm of the characteristic Mediterranean vegetation. Don't forget to take a photo from the transparent viewpoint where you will leave vertigo behind, standing on a platform to see under your feet the wonder of this emblematic natural site at a height of more than 100 metres, and in this way, you will be able to enter into the gorges to the southern access at the Chorro Reservoir, by the pedestrian walkways almost 3 kilometres long and 1 metre wide. After finishing this incredible experience from the heights, up to 105 metres, of the suspension bridge in the canyon of the Gaitanes Gorgereturn the helmets and arrive at the southern access at El Chorro, where you will find the bus to return to the starting point at Fuengirola.

Málaga: Off-road Tour by 2-Seater Quad in Mijas

Málaga: Off-road Tour by 2-Seater Quad in Mijas

Explore the beauty of Malaga, the mountains of Mijas and the Costa del Sol on a fantastic guided Quad tour. Hop aboard your 2-seater quad and explore the diverse terrain of the Málaga region and spot various wildlife on your journey. Meet your guide at the local partner's base in Mijas. After a short meet-and-greet you will depart to your activity location. Once you arrive, listen to a safety briefing and instructions on the correct use of your quads before setting off on your adventure. Feel the power of the engine as you ride through country roads and mountainous terrain. Drive off-road through the wilderness and admire typical farms, farmlands, and natural landscapes. Get the opportunity to see wildlife common to the area such as horses, donkeys, sheep, and birds of prey. Take stunning photographs and videos to capture your experience in the company of a guide who will assist you at all times to make you feel as safe as possible.

From Marbella: Canyoning Tour in Guadalmina

From Marbella: Canyoning Tour in Guadalmina

Venture out into nature on a canyoning tour of the Guadalmina Canyon. Learn canyoning techniques and even try tobogganing. Join an activity that's fun for the whole family on a quick trip from Marbella. Join your guide and learn the basic techniques of canyoning for all levels, before pushing your limits with more challenging techniques for experienced thrill-seekers. For the truly daring, take the plunge with lots of jumps from heights of 10-19 feet (4-6 meters) into a beautiful reservoir surrounded by majestic mountains. For those who still want to experience the thrill without the jump, try the toboggan ride. See the gorge narrow, revealing a beautiful landscape, as you explore this rugged and wild area.

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