A holiday in Costa de Almeria
If you’re looking for a sunny Spanish getaway with a difference then a holiday in Costa de Almería is exactly what you’re after. With over 100 miles of coastline, varying from bustling holiday resorts to hidden coves and natural parks, there is a lot more to Costa de Almería than meets the eye. In less than 3 hours travelling from the UK you can be starting your holiday in Costa de Almería and dipping your toes in the Mediterranean Sea.
What to do on a Costa De Almeria break
Costa de Almería boasts Europe’s only desert, the Tabernas, which has been used in many Western films. Aspiring cowboys, and girls, can explore the film sets and studios and even travel in Clint Eastwood style on horseback. There are some amazing archeological and architectural sites in Costa de Almería such as the city of Almería itself and the old fishing town of Adra, a port which many tourists miss out on. Learn more about a holiday to Almeria.
To list the beaches to choose from in Costa de Almería would take a very long time. The amount and variety available will satisfy even the fussiest of holidaymakers. Mojacar offers beaches with golden sand and clear sea that are ideal for snorkeling, while the beaches within the Natural Park of Cabo de Gata are truly beautiful and inhabited by some amazing flora and fauna. Discover all that Mojacar holidays have to offer.
The Sierra Nevada National Park is a couple of hours drive from Almería and is filled with unusual and unique wildlife. During the summer, the park is great for hikers and birdwatchers and, if your holiday in Costa de Almería falls within the skiing season, the park is one of Europe’s most southern ski resorts. Granada is found at the foot of the park and is also worth a visit, the Alhambra palace is a treat.
Costa de Almería offers some great restaurants right along the coast serving fresh seafood and plenty of tapas. It’s easy to find somewhere suitable for the whole family and a meal out is made to feel like an occasion in such a relaxed and romantic atmosphere.
Much of the appeal of a holiday in Costa de Almería is its avoidance of the extreme effect of the tourist industry as seen elsewhere in Spain. Costa de Almería isn’t packed with noisy late-night clubs but instead is perfect for mellow, low-key evenings spent with family and friends in a calm and stunning environment.
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