Tarifa is a small, historic town in the Province of Cadiz, , . 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.

Landmarks in the Area

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

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

The playa de Los Lances is a beach that forms one side of the town of , in the region of Campo de Gibraltar in Andalusia, Spain. is situated 3 km northwest of Tarifa. Photo: RaMaOrLi, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Iglesia de San Mateo is the main church of in the Province of Cadiz, Spain. Photo: Winklitz, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Tarifa is a Spanish municipality in the , . Photo: Guma89, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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


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