Tarifa is a spanish port located at the southernmost side of the Iberian peninsula, in the province of Cádiz. The city and municipality of Tarifa is a popular destination for windsurfing, surfing and other water sports. Apart from the beautiful beaches, the impressive coast and natural scenery Tarifa has many places of historical interest. From the port of Tarifa you can take a ferry to the port of Tangier in Morocco and travel to two different continents in less than 2 hours! On Ferryhopper you will find all the available ferry routes, schedules, ferry ticket prices to plan your trip from Spain to the north of Africa easily, fast and cheap!
Ferry routes and ferry tickets from Tarifa
From the port of Tarifa in the southwest coast of Spain you can easily travel by ferry to the port of Tangier in the moroccan coast. On this page you will find more information about the Tarifa - Tangier ferry crossing as well as what to do when in Tarifa, the beautiful corner of Andalusia.
Ferry from Tarifa to Tangier
Traveling by ferry from the spanish coast to Tangier and spending some time in the beautiful and historical Moroccan city, is a great idea! The ferry connection from the port of Tarifa to Tangier is regular with many ferries departing daily to Morocco. The ferry trip is short, from 1 to 2 hours depending on the itinerary that you choose. Check the Ferryhopper search engine for all the ferry schedules from Tarifa to Tangier, all the information for your ferry trip, and book your ferry tickets in the best prices!
What to do in Tarifa
Tarifa is a great summer destination in the south of Spain, with beautiful beaches and an impressive natural landscape. At the point where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Mediterranean sea, you will enjoy the great climate of Tarifa: after walking around the city you should definitely try windsurfing or kitesurfing in the nearby beaches! Even if you prefer to stay on the shore, the blue sea, the waves and the colours of the sails and the kites create one of the most beautiful sights and experiences in Tarifa.
The old city of Tarifa will charm you straight away with the cute narrow streets and the white houses as well as with the stunning views to the Ocean and the nearby northafrican coast. Walk around the city of Tarifa and explore the Paseo de La Alameda, the historical Castle of Tarifa, the Plaza de Oviedo all the way to the Puerta de Jerez. Here are some of the Tarifa sightseeing and beaches that we suggest:
- The coastline of the ‘El Estrecho’ Natural Park
- A visit to La Isla de las Palomas
- Walk all the way to the lighthouse at ‘La punta de Tarifa’
- Swim and sunbathe at the long sandy beach of Playa de los Lances
Tip: With a direct access to the sea and the Ocean, Tarifa has some of the best seafood dishes in the area! Make sure that you try Andalusia’s delicious cuisine while in Tarifa.
How to book ferry tickets from Tarifa
Traveling from Tarifa and the southwest coast of Spain to Morocco is now easier with Ferryhopper! On our pages you will find all ferry schedules from Tarifa to Tangier, and the best ticket prices to book your ferry tickets in just 4 clicks!