20 Unmissable Attractions in Tangier

Caves of Hercules, Tnagier | © Diego Delso/WikiCommons
Caves of Hercules, Tnagier | © Diego Delso/WikiCommons
Between the Atlantic and the Mediterranean is one of the most important cities of the Kingdom of Morocco, Tangier. Tangier is a city full of life, due to its extended history that started back in the 5th century BC. It’s full of museums, caves, ancient medinas, mosques and much more. Here are 20 spots you must see in Tangier.

Cape Malabata

A spectacular cape facing the Strait of Gibraltar.

Phare Cap Spartel

This is an Arabic-style lighthouse in the northwest of Tangier.

Phare Cap Spartel, Tangier, Morocco

The Grand Socco

This is a big market where you can find fruit, vegetables, spices and many more local Moroccan products.

The Grand Socco, Tangier, Morocco

Museum of Contemporary Art

This museum, housed in the old building of the British Consulate right next to Church of St. Andrew, features contemporary artworks and traveling exhibitions.

Museum of Contemporary Art, 6 Rue Khalil Metrane, Tangier, Morocco, +212 6611 97331

Le Talisman Casino

One of the main casinos in Tangier, located at the upmarket Mövenpîck Hôtel, with a brilliant view – ideal for evening cocktails.

Le Talisman, Avenue Mohamed VI Baie de Tangier, Tangier, Morocco, +212 5393 29300

Parc Perdicaris

This park is located directly in front of the Mediterranean, a great way to spend a relaxed day with your loved ones.

Parc Perdicaris, Tangier, Morocco