Ceuta
in Ceuta of Ceuta, Spain

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
35.889 and -5.320 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 35° 53' 21" and W -5° 19' 11"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 05:10 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Ceuta
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:43 am and 9:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-35.837 and 174.570 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ocean Beach
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Ceuta

Ceuta in Ceuta (Ceuta) with it's 78,674 habitants is a city located in Spain about 325 mi (or 523 km) south of Madrid, the country's capital town.

Current time in Ceuta is now 05:10 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Ceuta with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Ceuta, of which two are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Gibraltar Airport in Gibraltar in a distance of 18 mi (or 29 km). The closest airport in Spain is Málaga Airport in a distance of 71 mi (or 29 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Medina of Tétouan (formerly known as Titawin) in Morocco at a distance of 44 mi (or 71 km). The closest in Spain is Doñana National Park in a distance of 75 mi (or 71 km), South-East. We saw 8 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gibraltar, Martil, Algeciras, Saddina and Tarifa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 77 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 46%
Air Pressure 1016.1 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

25°C (77 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, few clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

24°C (75 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Broken clouds, strong breeze.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

24°C (76 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Few clouds, fresh breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Banyan Tree Tamouda Bay

Address
4,1 mi
Route Nationale 13
93100 Fnidq
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Parador de Ceuta Hotel La Muralla

Address
0,2 mi
Calle Nuestra Senora De Africa 15
51001 Ceuta
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Ceuta Puerta de Africa

Address
0,2 mi
Paseo Alcalde Sanchez Prados 3
51001 Ceuta
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Ulises

Address
0,4 mi
Calle Camoens 5
51001 Ceuta
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


ibis Fnideq

Address
2,8 mi
Lotissement Hay Bab Sebta Route de Ceuta / Fnideq/Tétouan
10000 FNIDEQ
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Encuentro Ceuta 2014

Published: April 16, 2014
Length: 09:10 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Ceuta al dia

La Fervorosa Cofradía y Hermandad de Penitencia de Nuestro Padre Jesús Nazareno y Sacratísima Virgen de la Esperanza protagonizan el momento más algido de la Semana Santa de Ceuta, ...


CEUTA EN EL RECUERDO PASAJE FERNÁNDEZ 2004

Published: April 13, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CeutaTV


CEUTA AL DESCUBIERTO INEM

Published: April 13, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CeutaTV


Informativo Ceuta Televisión - 31 de octubre de 2014

Published: November 03, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CeutaTV


Mercado Medieval Ceuta - Septiembre 2014

Published: September 16, 2014
Length: 00:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: CeutaTV


El buque tanque Sea Dweller, remolcado a Ceuta tras sufrir una vía de agua

Published: February 10, 2015
Length: 19:43 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CeutaTV

El fuerte temporal provocaba esta madrugada la actuación de la Capitanía Marítima de Ceuta que trabajaba para remolcar hasta el puerto de la ciudad al Sea Dweller. Se trata de la Gabarra...


Noticias Ceuta Televisión - 21 de enero de 2015

Published: January 21, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CeutaTV


centro de ceuta 2012

Published: October 21, 2012
Length: 41:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: MrDeltaload

carnaval - centro de ceuta 2012.


Ceuta contará con una nueva frontera del Tarajal en el año 2017

Published: November 04, 2014
Length: 00:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CeutaTV

El delegado del Gobierno ha anunciado hoy por sorpresa que la frontera del Tarajal va a someterse a una profunda remodelación encaminada a poder asumir el volumen de personas que ...


Incidente práctico y Nissos Chios - Puerto de Ceuta / Accident ships / περιστατικό

Published: May 03, 2014
Length: 38:23 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: djmanky

Incidente entre el barco del práctico y el Nissos Chios (de Balearia), saliendo del puerto de Ceuta (España - Spain). Incident between boat and practical Nissos Chios (Balearia), leaving...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Strait of Gibraltar

The Strait of Gibraltar is a narrow strait that connects the Atlantic Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea and separates Gibraltar and Spain in Europe from Morocco in Africa. The name comes from the Rock of Gibraltar, which in turn originates from the Arabic Jebel Tariq (meaning "Tariq's mountain") named after Tariq ibn Ziyad. It is also known as the Straits of Gibraltar, or STROG (Strait Of Gibraltar), in naval use and as the "Pillars of Hercules" in the ancient world.

Located at 35.9, -5.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gibraltar–Spain border, Important Bird Areas of Gibraltar, International straits, Bodies of water of Gibraltar, Bodies of water of Morocco, Bodies of water of Spain, Morocco–Spain border, Strait of Gibraltar, Straits of Africa, Straits of Europe, Straits of the Mediterranean

Perejil Island

The Perejil Island is a small, uninhabited rocky islet located in the southern shore of the Strait of Gibraltar, 200 meters from the Moroccan coast.

Located at 35.9139, -5.41889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Uninhabited islands of Spain, Islands of Morocco, Mediterranean islands, Territorial disputes of Morocco, Disputed islands, Geography of Ceuta, Territorial disputes of Spain, Strait of Gibraltar

Pillars of Hercules

The Pillars of Hercules was the phrase that was applied in Antiquity to the promontories that flank the entrance to the Strait of Gibraltar. The northern Pillar is the Rock of Gibraltar. A corresponding North African peak not being predominant, the identity of the southern Pillar has been disputed through history, with the two most likely candidates being Monte Hacho in Ceuta and Jebel Musa in Morocco.

Located at 36, -5.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Atlantis, Geography of Ceuta, Geography of Gibraltar, Geography of Spain, Locations in Greek mythology, Heracles, History of Gibraltar, Geography of Morocco, Strait of Gibraltar

Ceuta border fence

The Ceuta border fence is fence or barrier between Morocco and Spain at Ceuta, a city in the North African coast. Constructed by Spain, its purpose is to stop illegal immigration and smuggling. Morocco objected to its since it does not recognize Spanish sovereignty in Ceuta. The fence consists of parallel 3-metre (10-foot) fences topped with barbed wire, with regular watchposts and a road running between them to accommodate police patrols or ambulance service in case of need.

Located at 35.8979, -5.36407 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Fences, Morocco–Spain border, Walls, Buildings and structures in Ceuta, Human migration, Buildings and structures completed in 1993

Jebel Musa (Morocco)

Jebel Musa, Mount Moses when translated literally into English, is the name given to a mountain located in the northernmost part of Morocco on the African side of the Strait of Gibraltar. It is part of the Rif mountain chain. The mountain is generally identified as the southern Pillar of Hercules.

Located at 35.9, -5.41667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Morocco, Rif

Monte Hacho

Monte Hacho is a low mountain that overlooks the Spanish city of Ceuta, on the north coast of Africa. Monte Hacho is positioned on the Mediterranean coast at the Strait of Gibraltar opposite Gibraltar, and along with the Rock of Gibraltar is claimed by some to be one of the Pillars of Hercules (the other candidate for the southern pillar being Jebel Musa). According to the legend Hercules pushed apart the two mountains and created a link between the Mediterranean and the Atlantic.

Located at 35.9, -5.28333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Spain, Geography of Ceuta

Fnideq

Fnideq is a town in northern Morocco, on the Mediterranean coast in the Rif region, situated 31 kilometres north of the city of Tétouan. The town is also known under the Spanish name Castillejos. It is located near the Spanish exclave of Ceuta.

Located at 35.85, -5.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rif, Populated places in Tangier-Tetouan

Isla de Santa Catalina

Santa Catalina is a small island off the north coast of the Península de Almina in Ceuta, Spain.

Located at 35.9, -5.28333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Spain, Geography of Ceuta

Peninsula of Almina

The Península de Almina is a peninsula making up much of the eastern part of the Spanish city of Ceuta in Africa. It is dominated by the peak of Monte Hacho. The peninsula contains Ceuta's easternmost point, Punta Almina, and is connected to the rest of Ceuta by an isthmus barely 100 metres in width. The small Isla de Santa Catalina lies off the peninsula's north coast.

Located at 35.9071, -5.28893 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Ceuta

Cathedral of St Mary of the Assumption (Ceuta)

The Cathedral of St Mary of the Assumption is the Roman Catholic cathedral of the Spanish city of Ceuta located in a small exclave on the north coast of Africa. The cathedral is a 15th century structure, built on the site of a sixth century Christian church. There have been considerable additions to it since its construction, and its most notable external feature today is its neoclassical entrance.

Located at 35.8878, -5.31667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Ceuta, Cathedrals in Spain, Roman Catholic cathedrals in Africa

Ceuta Heliport

Ceuta Heliport (Spanish: Helipuerto de Ceuta) is the heliport, and only air transport facility, serving the Spanish autonomous city of Ceuta, in North Africa. Since 9 January 2004, it has been possible to fly to Ceuta from Málaga by helicopter. This heliport is the first in Spain to be constructed and managed by AENA in order to secure accessibility to the autonomous city by air. A rapid connection with the mainland is considered vital for the development of the Ceutan economy.

Located at 35.8925, -5.30583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Andalusia, Heliports in Spain, Buildings and structures in Ceuta

Perejil Island crisis

The Perejil Island crisis was a bloodless armed conflict between Spain and Morocco that occurred on July 18, 2002. The incident took place over the small, uninhabited Perejil Island.

Located at 35.9139, -5.41889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 2002, 2002 in Spain, 2002 in Morocco, Morocco–Spain relations, Territorial disputes of Spain, Territorial disputes of Morocco, Battles and conflicts without fatalities, Spanish Africa

HMS Lady Shirley

HMS Lady Shirley (ASW) (also known as HMT Lady Shirley) was a fishing trawler requisitioned by the Royal Navy in 1940 and converted for anti-submarine warfare. In its brief career it sunk German submarine U-111.

Located at 35.9833, -5.28333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Anti-submarine trawlers of the Royal Navy, Protected Wrecks of the United Kingdom, 1937 ships, Maritime incidents in 1941, World War II shipwrecks in the Mediterranean, Ships sunk by German submarines

Estadio Alfonso Murube

Estadio Alfonso Murube is a football stadium located in the autonomous city of Ceuta, Spain in Northern Africa. It is the home stadium of Asociación Deportiva Ceuta who currently play in Segunda División B - Group 4, with a capacity of 6,500 seats. The stadium was inaugurated with a match between Ceuta and Algeciras Club de Fútbol, with the home team winning 4–2.

Located at 35.8854, -5.3279 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Spain, Buildings and structures in Ceuta, Sport in Ceuta, Sports venues completed in 1997, Event venues established in 1997, AD Ceuta

Jebel Zem-Zem

Jebel Zem-Zem (Monte Sem-Sem) is the name given to a mountain located morth of M'diq below Fnideq in northern Morocco below the Spanish enclave of Ceuta. It is two miles south west of the tourist resort Punta Restinga on the eastern coast. On its northern lower slopes lies an abandoned and ruined fort called Fortin Negron.

Located at 35.7333, -5.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Morocco, Rif

Military Museum of the Legion

The Military Museum of the Legion was established in 1940 to celebrate the Spanish Legion. The Legion and its museum moved to Ceuta in 1956 when Morocco gained independence from Spain. At first the museum was in a small room of the barracks of the 2nd Regiment (Tercio) of the Legion in Dar-Riffien. Upon the Moroccan independence, the museum was moved to the Barracks of El Serrallo but a purpose built building was constructed in 1978 on the Paseo de Colón.

Located at 35.8867, -5.31277 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ceuta

Iglesia de San Francisco (Ceuta)

Iglesia de San Francisco is a church in the Spanish city of Ceuta, bordering northern Morocco. It stands at the side of the Plaza de los Reyes, and is a distinctive Baroque twin-towered yellow building. It was built in the early eighteenth century in honour of the Holy Cross and is noted for its Baroque altarpieces and images of the Virgin and Christ.

Located at 35.8869, -5.30889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Ceuta, Baroque architecture in Spain

Monumento del Llano Amarillo

Monumento del Llano Amarillo is a monument in the Spanish territory of Ceuta, in the North of Africa, at the bottom of Mount Hacho. The fifteen metre monument was moved here from Morocco in 1962 and it is one of the few sculptures left that record Spain's period of Nationalism following the Spanish Civil War.

Located at 35.9017, -5.29556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Ceuta, Monuments and memorials in Spain

Playa del Chorillo

Playa del Chorillo is a beach of Ceuta, a Spanish city bordering northern Morocco. Like the Playa de la Ribera, it lies to the south of the isthmus. It has a length of about 1200 metres and average width of 30 metres, with black sand.

Located at 35.8503, -5.32361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beaches of Ceuta

Playa de la Ribera

Playa de la Ribera is a beach of Ceuta, a Spanish city bordering northern Morocco. Like the Playa del Chorillo, it lies to the south of the isthmus, but on the part where it joins the mainland. It is about 270 metres long, with an average width of 22 metres. It is very busy during the summer months.

Located at 35.8869, -5.31528 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beaches of Ceuta

Hotel Tryp Ceuta

Hotel Tryp Ceuta, known as Hotel Tryp, is a hotel in Ceuta, a Spanish city bordering northern Morocco. It is located near the Palacio Municipal in the centre of the city, near the corner of Avenida Alcalde Antonio L. Sánchez Prados and the Plaza de África. The hotel has 117 rooms, two suites, a restaurant, bar and conference rooms which accommodate up to 530 people. It belongs to the TRYP Hotels brand, which belonged to the Sol Meliá Hotels & Resorts of Spain.

Located at 35.8884, -5.31592 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hotels in Ceuta

Parque Marítimo del Mediterráneo

The Parque Marítimo del Mediterráneo is a leisure complex covering 55,000 m² located in the autonomous Spanish city of Ceuta, bordering northern Morocco. It consists of three artificial lakes of salt water, filtered directly from the sea. These are suitable for swimming during the summer months.

Located at 35.8898, -5.30914 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Ceuta, Visitor attractions in Ceuta, 1995 establishments in Spain

Playa Benítez

Playa Benítez is a beach of Ceuta, a Spanish city bordering northern Morocco. The beach is about 900 metres in length with an average width of about 200 metres. It forms part of the Punta Blanca. The beach is popular with sports enthusiasts. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:35|53|48|N|5|20|16|W|region:ES |primary |name= }}

Located at 35.8967, -5.33778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beaches of Ceuta

Playa El Tarajal

Playa El Tarajal is a beach of Ceuta, bordering northern Morocco. The beach is about 250 metres in length with an average width of about 15 metres. The beach is at the southern tip of Ceuta where the N13 coastal road leaves for Morocco.

Located at 35.8718, -5.34345 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beaches of Ceuta

Playa San Amaro

Playa San Amaro is a beach of Ceuta, a Spanish city bordering northern Morocco. The beach is about 280 metres in length with an average width of about 6 metres.

Located at 35.9, -5.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beaches of Ceuta