Malaga, the Picasso connection

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Get a great insight Pablo Picasso life and see Malaga main landmarks on this 5 hours shore excursion starting from the port. 

Meet your guide in front of the terminal exit and board your private luxury vehicle.Your will start your tour with a scenic tour of Malaga and your guide will point at the most significants sightseing as well as giving you a general introduction about the city eventful past.

After escaping the buzzing streets of Malaga, your minicoach will head right to the very top of the hills and reach the Gibralfaro castle.

Built in the 10th century, this fortress sits on the flanks of the Montes de Malaga mountain range surrounding Malaga and as well as being an emblematic symbol of the city, boasts a spectacular view of the Andalusian town and its surroundings including a perfect insight into the bullring!

This place was considered as the most impregnable fortress of the peninsula and you will hear about the defining moments in Spanish history that took place there while exploring the gardens, towers and ramparts with your knowledgable guide.

Embark your vehicle and go down the hill to enter one of Malaga most beautiful monument: the Alcazaba. The 11th century citadel dates back to Muslims period and has the particularity to display different civilisations features through its proximity with the Roman Theatre and the Aduana customs building. The Alcazaba is considered as being one of the most important Muslim master piece in Spain thanks to its breathtaking patios, gardens and pools, major characterictics of an Arab palace.

We will leap a few centuries into time and get close to one of Malaga most famous former citizen, Pablo Picasso.Our meeting with the painter will commence at the Picasso birthplace museum.The place is a chest of numerous works and personal belongings. Your licensed and knowledgeable guide in arts will take you through the permanent collection of the most famous painter of the 20th century. A fest for all art lovers. 

After an instructive visit, we will enter the Picasso museum where more than 150 works are on display.

Time will go fast and you will get the chance to feel the daily life in Malaga. You will be taken on a walking tour in the city centre where you see the  Alameda del Parque, Plaza de la Merced, Calle Granada, Iglesia de Santiago, Plaza de la Constitución, Calle Larios and even get inside the Mercado Atarazanas to find out about Andalusian cuisine and vibrant culture.

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DEPARTURE: AN HOUR AFTER SHIP DOCKING TIME


RETURN:       UPON REQUEST


GUESTS WITH WALKING DIFFICULTIES OR CONFINED IN A WHEELCHAIR  SHOULD REQUEST A MOTORISED SCOOTER OR TRICYCLE AT THE FINAL STAGE OF THE BOOKING


What´s included

Pick up & drop off at Malaga terminal

A/C microbus/coach

English speaking tour host & guide

Scenic and walking tour 

Entrance fees


Not included

Lunch and drinks

Gratuities


Remarks

This tour is accessible for people having walking difficulties but we strongly advise to come on motorised scooter or tricycle as the uneaven paved roads can be rather challenging.


DURATION: 5 HOURS 

Highlights

  • Museo Picasso y Casa Natal de Picasso
  • Castillo Gibralfaro
  • Alameda del Parque
  • Alcazaba
  • Teatro Romano
  • Plaza de la Merced
  • Calle Granada
  • Iglesia de Santiago
  • Plaza de la Constitución
  • Calle Larios.

Route

  1. Puerto de Málaga