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Gibraltar Travel Guide






Set in the picturesque landscape of Europe, Gibraltar is one of the sought after tourist's destination in Europe. Gibraltar Travel is surely going to be one of the best experiences in the lives of tourists.
A variety of tourists destinations are found in Gibraltar making the travel in Gibraltar all the more fascinating.

Gibraltar has a major international airport as well as a port that connects Gibraltar with a number of International destinations. The flights connect Gibraltar to London and Madrid. International shipping lines from North Europe operate through Gibraltar connecting Gibraltar to the Northern Europe, North Africa and a number of Mediterranean Ports. More over the transport system of the country is well developed with a number of cars and buses connecting the remote corners of the country. The well developed transport system makes travel in Gibraltar very convenient. Cars can be hired at affordable prices. A wide range of accommodations are also available in Gibraltar.

The major attractions of Gibraltar include a number of beaches. The beaches include:
  • Eastern Beach
  • Catalan Bay
  • Sandy Bay,
  • Western Beach
  • Camp Bay
  • Little Bay
Tourists can indulge in a number of water sports in the beaches. Dolphin watching is very popular here. The other attractions of the Gibraltar include a number of castles and caves that are worth visiting. Travel around Gibraltar and experience the variety of surprises that the country has to offer.

Getting Around Gibraltar
Gibraltar is located on the southern tip of the Iberian Peninsula in Europe. Gibraltar has a variety of tourist's attractions and exotic landscapes which has made it favorite tourist's destinations of Europe. Getting around Gibraltar has become very convenient owing to the great transport facilities of Gibraltar.
The tourists have the facility of getting around Gibraltar by the following options:
  • Taxi
  • Cable Car
  • Bus
  • Boat and Ferry
Taxi is available throughout the country for short distance travel as well as for conducted or guided tours. Generally guided tours of the rock of Gibraltar are conducted by taxi.

Getting around Gibraltar via cable car is a great experience. The journey gives great exotic view from the top of the Rock. The station located in the top has a cafe and souvenir shop. Children under six are given a free ride.

To get around Gibraltar tourists can also avail the bus service. Bus Service was introduced in 2004. Gibraltar Bus Company and calypso Transport operate frequent buses to the different destinations.

The ferry Service connects Gibraltar to a various ports on the Mediterranean. Various companies conduct the trip around the Bay of Gibraltar to see the dolphins. This is the most pleasurable experience and a must see for tourists.

Gibraltar Travel Tips
If you are planning a holiday in Gibraltar then Gibraltar travel tips will be of great help to you. Gibraltar travel tips give cryptic and useful information on the place. These travel tips of Gibraltar comes as a great help to those who are visiting the country for the first time.

Gibraltar is located in the southernmost tip of the Iberian Peninsula in Europe. The breath taking scenery of the place has turned it into one of the sought after tourist destinations in Europe. Gibraltar is the British overseas territory.

Gibraltar has six beaches and a number of tourist's attractions. The place is ideal for those who want to indulge in adventure as well as those who want to spend some time in the close communion with nature. The climate of the country is Mediterranean country with mild winters and warm summers.

Some Important travel tips on Gibraltar
  • English is the official language of the country. The other languages that are spoken include Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and Russian.
  • Maximum people follow the religion of Roman Catholicism.
  • Driving is on the right side in Gibraltar.
  • The country is VAT free which makes Gibraltar a shopper's paradise.
  • The currency of the country is Gibraltar pound.
  • The emergency number of Gibraltar is 112. In order to contact police, dial 91 or 92.
Car Rentals in Gibraltar
Gibraltar is located in the southernmost tip of the Iberian Peninsula in Europe. Gibraltar is one of the sought after tourist's destinations in Europe. Though the transport system of the country is very well developed but the Gibraltar Car Rental gives opportunity to the tourists to move around in Gibraltar at own will. Cars can be booked at affordable rates by Gibraltar car rental services.

Many tourists prefers to travel in the exotic landscapes at their own will and at their own pace so there is a great demand for car rental in Gibraltar. Some latest models of cars are also available in car rental in Gibraltar.
The models of cars offered to the tourists by the car rentals of Gibraltar include:
  • Fiat Punto
  • Renault Clio
  • Nissan Micra
  • Renault Clio
  • Peugeot
  • Seat Ibiza
  • Peugeot
  • Hyundai Matrix Ac
  • Renault Scenic Luxe Privilege 1.9dci Climate control
  • Seat Alhambra
  • Renault Traffic
From four seater car to nine seater cars are available in the Car rental of Gibraltar.
  • The major car rental of Gibraltar includes:
  • Peninsular Rentals Ltd, Regal House, Gibraltar
  • Niza Car located at Gibraltar Airport
  • Budget Car located at Gibraltar Airport
  • Avis, in the close proximity of the Airport





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