The Tarifa city is situated at the southern point in
Europe, only 14 km from Africa.
It was the first settlement of the Moorish invasion
of 711 and still retains all the charm of an Arabic
Its legacy of historic monuments is noteworthy:
The Gate of Jerez and the Caliph's Castle from the Moorish
The church of San Mateo (16th century), etc.
Nearby, the Roman ruins of Baelo Claudia are worthy
of mention, lying next to the beach of Bolonia.
Its coast has been chosen for the World Windsurfing
Underwater fishing is also possible in its transparent
Los Lances, Bolonia, Punta Paloma, De la Plata, Valdevaqueros
and Torre de Peña.