Silversea Luxury Cruises To Melilla

Melilla

An Introduction to Silversea Cruises

The romance of the seas, small ship sizes and intimate atmosphere, Silversea has long been a leader in the ultra-luxury market. Travelling to both iconic and secluded ports, Silversea’s award-winning itineraries inspire wanderlust and exploration. With over 900 destinations, longer port stays and more late-night departures than ever before, even the savviest traveler will find something new. A butler for every suite, a complimentary in-suite bar stocked with your preferences, all-inclusive exquisite dining, award-winning onboard entertainment and an unparalleled space to guest ratio all contribute to the Silversea experience. Not forgetting our famed Italian hospitality, where new faces become old friends. Bienvenuti a bordo.

Excursions in Melilla

Panoramic Melilla

Experience the stunning beauty of historic Melilla during this picturesque sightseeing tour via coach and on-foot.


Scenic Sightseeing Drive

Depart the pier for the scenic, approximately 45-minute drive to the Beni-Ensar border, then proceed past the Plaza de España, Ejercito Español Street and Poligono en route to photo stops at the Rostrogordo Viewpoint and Barrio de la Victoria.


Seaside Promenade and Old Town

Next, re-board your coach and drive past the seaside promenade en route to the Old Town, the city's oldest and most historic quarter. Upon arrival, take a guided walking tour along the narrow streets and marvel at the splendid architecture. Your tour concludes with a visit to a thematic exhibition before re-boarding your coach for the brief drive back to the pier.


Please note: This tour involves an extensive amount of walking for approximately 2.2 miles (3.5 kilometres), at times over uneven surfaces, with a few steps to negotiate to get on/off the coach and several steps at the sites visited. Lightweight, comfortable clothing, flat, closed-toe walking shoes and sun protection are recommended.

Modernist Melilla

Marvel at the Modernist architecture of Melilla during this scenic orientation tour of the city.


Scenic Sightseeing Drive

Depart the pier for the scenic, approximately one-hour sightseeing drive to the Beni Ensar border, then pass by the Plaza de España, Ejercito Español, Plaza Menendez Pelayo, Avenida López Moreno, General Chacel, General Marina, and Parque.


Modernist Buildings and Tapas Tasting

Next, begin a guided walking tour past some of the city's 100 Modernist-style buildings designed by architect Enrique Nieto, a disciple of Antoni Gaudi. Your tour concludes with a tasting of local specialities at the Plaza de las Cuatro Culturas before re-boarding your coach and commencing the brief drive back to the pier.


Please note: This tour involves an extensive amount of walking for approximately 2.8 miles (4.5 kilometres), at times over uneven surfaces, with a few steps to negotiate to get on/off the coach and several steps at the sites visited. This tour is not suitable for guests with limited mobility or for those who utilise a wheelchair. Lightweight, comfortable clothing, flat, closed-toe walking shoes and sun protection are recommended.

Historic Melilla

Discover the cultural, architectural, artistic and historical influences of Old Melilla during a guided walking tour.


Old Melilla Walking Tour

Depart the pier for the brief drive to Old Melilla. Upon arrival, begin your guided walking tour through the narrow streets of this beautiful city. Along the way, pass by a wealth of spectacular, historic landmarks.


La Purisima Concepción Church and Thematic Exhibition

During your walking tour, a stop is made at the La Purisima Concepción Church. Following your visit, proceed for a thematic exhibition, then re-board your coach and commence the brief drive back to the pier.


Please note: This tour involves an extensive amount of walking for approximately 2.5 miles (four kilometres), at times over uneven surfaces, with a few steps to negotiate to get on/off the coach and several steps at the sites visited. This tour is not recommended for guests with limited mobility or for those who utilise a wheelchair. Lightweight, comfortable clothing, flat, closed-toe walking shoes and sun protection are recommended.