|Destination Airport IATA Code||GIB|
|Number of Airlines Serving||2|
|Airlines||British Airways, easyJet|
|Earliest Departing Flight||BA 490 16:25 BST|
|Latest Departing Flight||AA 6824 19 Jul 16:25 BST|
Gibraltar, also sometimes known as The Rock, forms the entrance to the Mediterranean Sea. Visitors will discover there are numerous sights and activities to enjoy in this British territory, including St. Michael's Cave, the Gibraltar Museum, and dolphin watching. By searching ebookers, travellers can quickly locate discount flights to Gibraltar.
Daily scheduled flights are offered from London to Gibraltar International Airport. The airport is conveniently located less than one mile from the centre of the city and is within walking distance of much of the city. The airport is located so near the downtown area that the runway actually intersects with the main street, Winston Churchill Avenue. Consequently, movable barricades are used to let aircraft to depart or land at the airport. Malaga Airport, located across the border in Spain, is another popular airport for visitors to Gibraltar. The airport is located about 75 miles from Gibraltar. Taxis are available to take travellers to the city for about â‚¬150 and will take about an hour and a half.
Because Gibraltar is less than 5 square miles, much of the city can be seen on foot. Motorbikes are also a popular form of transportation throughout the city. Taxis are available as well as a bus service that runs throughout the town and up to Europa Point. Bus fares cost about â‚¬1. Visitors will usually be able to find taxis waiting just outside the airport.
The climate in Gibraltar is Mediterranean with warm summers and mild winters. The wettest months of the year are during the winter, while summers are usually dry. During the winter months, travellers should expect temperatures to range between 11Â°C and 18Â°C during the day, so you may need to pack warm outerwear and raingear. During the summer months, temperatures can reach 31Â°C. Spring and autumn are the most popular times to visit Gibraltar to avoid the worst of the summer heat and the cooler temperatures of the winter months.
One of the most popular attractions in Gibraltar is Europa Point, the point at which the Mediterranean Sea meets the Atlantic Ocean. The coast of Africa can also be seen from this point. Other popular attractions include the Upper Rock military installation. The Upper Rock is also home to a nature reserve where the Barbary Macaques monkeys live. St. Michael's Cave forms a stunning natural grotto that also should not be missed. For visitors who are not afraid of heights or climbing, the Mediterranean Steps is a must-see that begins at the Jew's Gate Bird Observatory and will take visitors uphill to a fabulous view. Cable cars are also available for those not up to the climb. Visitors interested in saving money may be able to locate the best prices during the summer and winter when there are fewer tourists.
From world-famous landmarks to fascinating wildlife watching, Gibraltar is a fascinating locale that should not be missed. Ebookers allows travellers to quickly search multiple airlines and find the best deals on discount flights to Gibraltar as well as car rental deals and hotel accommodation.
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