Cabo de Gata Natural Park

Cabo de Gata Natural Park

This natural park is a wonderful adventure and the largest protected coastal area in Andalucia. In the wild landscape you can climb volcanic rock formations and discover hidden coves down by the sea. Rivers lead to hidden gullies and if you're feeling bold you can swim to offshore rock islands.
Gold mines

Gold mines

Costa de Almeria

There's gold in them there hills! Actually, it's all gone now, but you can still wander around the old mines which were sets for various films. Steven Spielberg chose this landscape for Indiana Jones and the...

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Village of Nijar

Village of Nijar

Costa de Almeria

A little way out, sitting between the sea and the Sierra Alhamilla mountains is the small village of Nijar. It’s a beautifully typical settlement with whitewashed houses and a maze of lanes. You can spend time...

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Playa de Macenas

Playa de Macenas

Mojacar, Costa de Almeria

Playa de Macenas is a quiet, relaxing beach next to, and named after, the tower built there in the reign of Carlos III. Today the tower separates the main beach from the beaches reserved for nudists. It’s a...

30.9 Km to Cabo de Gata Natural Park - Map