Gibraltar Excursion: Rock of Gibraltar
Gibraltar is a British territory located on a small Peninsula on the Southern end of the Iberian Peninsula, with its only border being Spain. The Rock of Gibraltar is famous for its history and tourist attractions. Due to the size of Gibraltar, it is possible to see all the attractions that The Rock of Gibraltar has to offer all in one day (The Rock is how it is named colloquially).
Tourist attractions on The Rock of Gibraltar:
San Miguel Caves
The peak of The Rock
100 Tonne Gun
Gibraltar is seen as and sounds British but with the benefit of having the Spanish sun. Welcome to Rock of Gibraltar! It is The Rock of Gibraltar formation which dates back to the Imperial era of Great Britain, where phone boxes are red and the currency is the British pound.
You can choose between one of the many tours for visiting the Rock of Gibraltar:
- Dolphin watching and see the Bay of Gibraltar in all its glory.
- Go shopping and take advantage of the tax free prices.
- Visit the wild Barbary macaques on The Rock of Gibraltar.
This is a city where you breathe in the past in all corners. Choose between the different tours on offer and experience Gibraltar.
During the tour of Gibraltar: visit the Rock of Gibraltar, the symbol of the colony, the network of tunnels which was constructed during the Second World War, when the city was of strategic importance. These were used to provide shelter to thousands of locals during the aerial attacks.
Gibraltar has more than 150 caves inside the upper part of the territory. Amongst them we have the Cave of San Miguel, which is 300 metres high, from where you can contemplate views of Africa and the Bay of Gibraltar. Here you will find the only current population of Barbary macaques in Europe. Legend says that whilst the monkeys still live on The Rock, Gibraltar will remain British.You can also set sail on our award winning boat to watch wild dolphins. The captain and his crew will share all their dolphin knowledge with you. This also offers a great opportunity to view The Rock from a different perspective. Or, if you prefer, you can book the boat trip only. This last option is only available during the summer months.
Gibraltar is also a lively shopping centre, offering tax free prices which attract all bargain hunters all year round. If you choose our shopping spree tour you will be granted free time to go shopping and seek out all the bargains. Book a beautiful excursions with discount. Only with Holidays 2 Malaga.