Tarifa is a small, historic town in the , , . Tarifa is the southernmost point of mainland and is just 14 km away across the Strait of Gibraltar and is exact point where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Mediterranean Sea.
Photo: Kallerna, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is an island opposite the town of Tarifa at the southern end of the at the southernmost point of the . Photo: Insider, CC BY 3.0.

The , also known as Castle of Guzmán el Bueno or Castle of the Guzmáns is a castle in the coastal town of Tarifa in . Photo: Nicolas Vollmer, CC BY 2.0.

Photo: Benjamín Núñez González, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: Kallerna, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

or Punta Marroquí is the southernmost point of the and Continental Europe. Photo: Spot Image, CC BY-SA 3.0.


36.0128° or 36° 0' 46" north
-5.6049° or 5° 36' 17.6" west
United Nations Location Code
22 metres (72 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2245273211
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Tarifa
  • Amharic: ታሪፋ
  • Arabic: Tarifa
  • Arabic: تاريفا
  • Arabic: طريف
  • Arabic: طريفا
  • Arabic: طريفة
  • Armenian: Տարիֆա
  • Asturian: Tarifa
  • Basque: Tarifa
  • Belarusian: Тарыфа
  • Breton: Tarifa
  • Bulgarian: Тарифа
  • Catalan: Ciudad de Tarifa
  • Catalan: Tarifa
  • Chechen: Тарифа
  • Chinese: Tarifa
  • Chinese: 塔里法
  • Croatian: Tarifa
  • Czech: Tarifa (město)
  • Czech: Tarifa
  • Danish: Tarifa
  • Dutch: Tarifa
  • Egyptian Arabic: طريفه
  • Esperanto: Tarifa
  • Estonian: Tarifa
  • Finnish: Tarifa
  • French: Tarifa
  • Galician: Tarifa
  • German: Tarifa
  • Haitian: Tarifa
  • Hebrew: טריפה
  • Hungarian: Tarifa
  • Indonesian: Tarifa
  • Italian: Tarifa
  • Japanese: タリファ
  • Korean: 타리파
  • Lithuanian: Tarifa
  • Malay: Tarifa
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tarifa
  • Northern Frisian: Tarifa
  • Norwegian: Tarifa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tarifa
  • Occitan (post 1500): Tarifa
  • Persian: تاریفا
  • Polish: Tarifa
  • Portuguese: Tarifa
  • Romanian: Tarifa
  • Russian: Тарифа
  • Slovenian: Tarifa
  • South Azerbaijani: تاریفا
  • Spanish: Ciudad de Tarifa
  • Spanish: Tarifa
  • Swedish: Tarifa
  • Tatar: Тарифа
  • Turkish: Tarifa
  • Ukrainian: Тарифа
  • Ukrainian: Таріфа
  • Urdu: طریفہ
  • Venetian: Tarifa
  • Vietnamese: Tarifa
  • Waray (Philippines): Tarifa
  • Wu Chinese: 鞑力乏
  • Yue Chinese: 塔里法

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