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From Malaga: Gibraltar and Dolphin Sightseeing Boat Tour

4.1 / 5

53 reviews

Activity provider: Visitanddo.com

From Malaga: Gibraltar and Dolphin Sightseeing Boat Tour

Activity provider: Visitanddo.com

From US$ 50.59 per person

Experience Gibraltar and see wild dolphins in their natural habitat on this sightseeing tour. Travel by bus along the Costa del Sol, explore Gibraltar, and take a boat tour in search of dolphins.

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Duration 8 - 9.5 hours
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Spanish, English

Experience

Highlights
  • Take a bus from the Costa del Sol to Gibraltar
  • See 3 dolphin species in their natural habitat
  • Enjoy free time in Gibraltar to discover the area
  • Ride the calm seas of the Mediterranean
  • Discover the place where the Mediterranean and the Atlantic Ocean meet
Full description

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 and with a guide, 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.

Includes
  • Transportation
  • Bilingual guide
  • 90 minutes boat tour
  • Free time in Gibraltar for shopping
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.

Important information

What to bring

  • Passport
  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Feeding animals

Know before you go

  • Some nationalities may require a Visa to enter Gibraltar, please check before booking this tour
  • Due to lower occupancies of the buses, there may be some stops on the way to assure the operational sustainability of the tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.1 /5

based on 53 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Transportation
    4.5/5
  • Value for money
    4.3/5

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Both the outward journey and the return journey are very beautiful because the bus runs along the costa del sol which is very beautiful to admire, our guide Nathalie She explained many things with many historical details and even if we do not speak Spanish she made herself understood very good. She was really courteous and kind and sweet to all of us… The visit to the dolphins was very nice because we were able to see them and in any case I really enjoyed the whole organization of the trip and I was very satisfied. The Tuesday before I went to Gibraltar with another tour guide and it was the journey of hope because we never arrived with them but I found myself very well. I highly recommend choosing them.

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November 5, 2022

The tour to Gibraltar was amazing! And plenty of time to do some shopping. What was frustrating that the boat tour consisted of around 3 different groups and trying to get a good view of the dolphins was hard especially when people on the boat would stand in front of where you are sitting. If I knew the boat tour was going to have loads of other groups, I probably wouldn’t have bothered with it, and looked for a separate Gibraltar tour.

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October 1, 2022

Excellent day out, from start to finish. The guide, Ana, was wonderful, informative & multilingual. Picked up from close to our apartment and travelled to Gibraltar. The bus was completely full so was hard for couples/groups to get a seat together. Had to get off the bus entering and leaving Gibraltar to go through passport control and also through baggage control/bag check on the way out again. Gibraltar is absolutely stunning and highly recommended. We had 1.5hr free time to explore b4 meeting Ana who walked us to the marina (the 12 of us doing the dolphin part of of the trip) We saw a huge amount of stunning dolphins, 2 species, and returned for 2 more hrs of free time around the area.....would actually consider staying there in the future....its so picturesque. Thank you for a wonderful day

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September 1, 2022

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