Gibraltar Runway Visit

When we visit the runway we will cross over the 5th most dangerous runway in the world and go to the border where Gibraltar meets with the Spanish mainland.

  • Officially RAF Gibraltar (previously known as North Front)
  • Constructed during WWII as an emergency airfield for the Royal Navy’s Fleet Air Arm
  • The Runway originally being Gibraltar horse racing track (introduced by the Maltese)
  • 5th Most dangerous runway in the world (not just because the length but the cross winds)
  • Length of the runway 1,680 meters (5,511 feet) made of asphalt
  • The main road heading towards Spain’s Border intersects the runway
Gibraltar Runway 1
Gibraltar Runway 2
Gibraltar Runway 3

Gibraltar Bronze Tour - Official Guided Tours of Gibraltar

Bronze Tour

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1.5hrs

Pillars of Hercules
St Michaels Cave
The Monkeys/Apes Den
Great Siege Tunnels

Gibraltar Silver Tour - Official Guided Tours of Gibraltar

Silver Tour

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2hrs 45mins

Europa Point
100 Ton Gun
St Michaels Cave
The Monkeys/Apes Den
Moorish Castle
Great Siege Tunnels

Gibraltar Gold Tour - Official Guided Tours of Gibraltar

Gold Tour

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3.5hrs

Europa Point
100 Ton Gun
St Michaels Cave
O'Hara's Battery
The Monkeys/Apes Den
Great Siege Tunnels
360º Drive around The Rock
Drive over the runway

Gibraltar Platinum Tour - Official Guided Tours of Gibraltar

Platinum Tour

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6.5hrs

Europa Point
100 Ton Gun
Pillars of Hercules
St Michaels Cave
The Monkeys/Apes Den
Moorish Castle
Great Siege Tunnels
City Under Siege Exhibition
360º Drive around The Rock
Drive over the runway
O'Hara's Battery
World War 2 Tunnels
Shopping Time