Gold mines

Gold mines

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 Last Crusade. You can climb among the ruins of the mine and visit the onsite volcanic museum.
Cabo de Gata Natural Park

Cabo de Gata Natural Park

Mojacar, Costa de Almeria

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...

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Retamar Beach

Retamar Beach

El Toyo, Costa de Almeria

The popular Retamar Beach has a blue flag for its clean waters and facilities. A beach bar rents sun loungers and parasols and sells refreshments. There are play areas for the kids, showers and toilets. This...

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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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