The best beaches in the immediate vicinity of Tangier are to be found at Cap Malabata, where much wealthy villa development has been taking place, but long open swathes of sandy beach can still be found. Beyond here, Ksar es Seghir offers a pleasant day by the sea, or a stop on the coast road to Ceuta.

The ongoing expansion of the new Tanger Mediterranée port near the village of Dalia, 20km from Ceuta has, together with a new road and rail network, transformed the rugged coastline into a busy trade hub.

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