The Group’s in-house coach fleet offers a wide range of guided excursions around Gibraltar and Southern Spain.
We specialise in meeting the particular needs of shore excursion passengers on visiting cruise liners; day visitors who are looking to maximise their time in Gibraltar when coming from the Costa del Sol across the Spanish border.
Our team of professional guest service staff and driver/guides are also able to tailor any of our existing excursions or create a unique experience customised to suite the needs of any private group.
Our staff are fully committed to the Group’s Quality Control guidelines set out by the ISO 9001:2000 standard. The team also conduct stringent security and safety checks in keeping with the highest standards required in the industry.
Shore Excursions - Gibraltar
With a fleet of 22 air-conditioned coaches and a team of qualified drivers and guides, we are able to offer the quality of service that the cruise industry demands.
The integration between MH Bland’s Port Agency and Calypso Tours is a partnership that is unrivalled in Gibraltar and offers significant advantages to both holiday operators and individual customers alike.
The ability to closely co-ordinate the specific requirements demanded by both marine and tourism interests of the cruise industry is a talent which has been developed over many years of experience in merging the fundamental needs of each, without compromise and at competitive rates. As a result, the Group prides itself on its extensive client-base and its premier position within this sector of the local economy.
Calypso Excursions SL- Spain
Through its subsidiary company, Calypso Excursions SL, the MH Bland Group now offer its clients an exclusive range of shore excursions to cruise vessels calling at ports in the Iberian Peninsula and Morocco. These excursions have been expressly designed to account for the demands of the cruise passenger.
Our own dedicated staff remain quayside throughout the duration of a vessel’s call in order to assist with any and all requirements of Shore Excursions Managers and their clients as they may arise.
The ability to closely co-ordinate the specific requirements demanded by both marine and tourism interests is a talent which has been developed over many years of experience in merging the fundamental needs of each, without compromise and at competitive rates. As a result, the Group is in a unique position to be able to offer turnaround facilities that best suite the client.
Calypso Tours maintains an extensive insurance policy specially tailored to cover the stringent requirements of the cruise industry.
Calypso Tours offers the following services:
• Assistance with customs formalities.
• Baggage handling.
• Co-ordinate security and safety procedures.
• Full day excursions to Tangier, Morocco.
• Half and full day excursions in Gibraltar and Spain
• Half and full day tours from the Costa del Sol to Gibraltar, Malaga, Marbella, Granada and Ronda.
• Multi-centre tailor-made
• Coach excursions of Gibraltar, Andalucia and Morocco.
• Multi-lingual commentary.
• Passenger turnarounds and airside management.
• Shore excursions from the ports of Gibraltar, Malaga, Cadiz and Almeria.
• Tailor-made intineraries.
• Transfer services within Gibraltar and Spain.
• Transfers into Spain.
• Coaches available for private hire.