How To Get To Larios Mall – Almuñécar to Málaga

Are you getting cabin fever staying in the small coastal city of Almuñécar?  Are you dreaming of a day out at a big and modern shopping mall?  Well, let us share with you how to get to Larios Mall – Almuñécar to Málaga and back.  We provide you with instructions via the public bus, in addition to directions for driving a car.

How To Get To Larios Mall - Almuñécar to Málaga

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A Day Trip from Almuñécar To Granada – Things To Do

A Day Trip from Almuñécar To Granada Spain– Things To Do.  Read more on Almunecarinfo.comAs much as we all love Almuñécar, it is nice to get out and explore a bit.  It’s very easy to take a day trip from Almuñécar To Granada,  or you can even plan a few days away.  There is so much to see and do, and it’s always fun to just roam around and soak up the city.  If that isn’t your style, here are some great options for organized tours and things to do in Granada.

 

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Hiking In Spain – Awesome Guides In The Spotlight

If you like to keep moving, there is no shortage of great places to go hiking in Spain!  No matter if you are in Galicia, Asturias, Pyrenees, Andalucia and many other areas, you will be sure to have a great connection with nature.  We of course are based in Costa Tropical, so most of what we share will be for nearby day trips from Almuñécar.

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We have compiled a great list of resources to help you explore a bit off the beat track as well as some more basic walking guides. Get moving and discover all that Spain has to offer.Continue reading

Málaga Food Tour – A Perfect Day Trip From Almuñécar

Tickle your taste buds, absorb the culture & explore Málaga.  This Málaga Food Tour is the perfect way to spend a day out and get to know a little more about the city of Málaga.  There is a great food tour offered by Devour Málaga and you won’t leave hungry!

Devour Málaga food tour. Allow all of your senses to experience the best of Malaga. A great treat for a group of friends or the entire family. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Tandem Paragliding – Soar Up In The Spanish Sky

Have you ever dreamed of what it would feel like to fly?  Well now is your chance to have an experience like no other!

La Herradura and Cenes de la Vega are in the heart of Europe’s most southern flying sites.  There is year round thermal activity, so it is an ideal location to give it a try.  If you are wondering what thermal activity is, don’t worry.  You can fly with an expert, so you can enjoy the moment with no experience.

Tandem Paragliding in La Herradura Spain

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Spanish Fruit Tasting in Almuñécar

If you are curious about all of the sub tropical fruits in the area, we have the perfect activity for you!  Why not enjoy a Spanish fruit tasting?

Almuñécar - Spanish Fruit Tasting

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Monument to Shipwrecked Sailors

As you enter the town of La Herradura, you will notice a large bronze sculpture along the beach.  This is the Monument to Shipwrecked Sailors.   The deep bay of La Herradura hides the remains of 25 ships of the Spanish Navy, and more than five thousand sailors.  The La Herradura naval disaster occurred on October 19, 1562, due to a very large storm.

Monument to Shipwrecked Sailors La Herradura Spain

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Calle Real Fountain – Almuñécar

As you meander the pedestrian streets of old town Almuñécar, you are bound to happen upon the Calle Real Fountain.  This fountain was originally built in 1559, with remnants of the Roman aqueduct encased in glass beside the fountain.  It 1994, the Calle Real Fountain was restored to its current state.  

Almunecar Old Town Calle Real Fountain

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Roman Aqueduct and Roman Baths

The Roman Aqueduct runs from Almuñécar to the north of Torrecuevas, between the Rio Verde and Rio Seco.  It is believed to have been built in the first century AD, coinciding with the construction of the main Roman monuments in the city. 
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Almuñécar Monument to Phoenicians

The monument to Phoenicians is located along the upper level of the Paseo del Altillo.  This is a tribute to the Phoenician culture and its contribution to the history of Almuñécar.  It was built after the Phoenician Necropolis was unearthed nearby and their ancient mysteries discovered.  

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