Almunecar Spain is located in the heart of the Tropical Coast Costa Tropical, which meanders along a shoreline of picturesque beaches and pristine coves, complimented by the beautiful backdrop of the mountains and the warm waters of the Mediterranean. It is located within the Province of Granada in the Autonomous Community of Andalucia.
Table of Contents
- What is the weather in Almunecar Spain?
- Where is the nearest Airport to Almunecar?
- How to get to Almunecar and Costa Tropical
- Quick Facts about Almunecar Spain
- Costa Tropical
- Some Favorite Almuñécar Restaurants & La Herradura Restaurants
- Looking for things to do Almuñécar?
- Best 25 Things To Do with kids In Almuñécar!
- Almuñécar A-Z, Let’s Learn A Little & Enjoy Almuñécar
- The Almuñécar Plazas – A Spanish Way Of Life
- Almuñécar Getting To Know Things Around Town
- Almunecar Shopping!
What is the weather in Almunecar Spain?
This stretch of the coast offers visitors the unique opportunity of enjoying a subtropical micro climate in southern Spain. Costa Tropical is nestled between Costa del Sol of Málaga and Costa de Almeria.
The average temperature is 20º Centigrade (68ºF) with approximately 320 days of sunshine a year. The summer months can reach near 32º Centigrade 89ºF) and the winter months 9º Centigrade (48ºF). Here is a full breakdown by month for El tiempo en Almunecar (the weather in Almunecar).
This Spring like climate has helped the gentle slopes and fertile plains that rise up from the beach to grow a large variety of produce and tropical fruits. The Tropical Coast is speckled with quaint Spanish towns and villages with a Moorish flair. Each of these offer the visitor a broad range of tourism possibilities, including all types of water-sports, outdoor activities, in addition to interesting culture and history.
While Motril is the largest city in Costa Tropical, Almunecar seems to win the hearts of the tourists. It is the second largest city in the area and full of activities, places to stay, and things to do. It maintains its historic charm and beauty. Even though La Herradura is one of the smallest villages in Costa Tropical, it packs a punch with character, restaurants and activities too.
Where is the nearest Airport to Almunecar?
You have a couple of options just an hour away and a few more just beyond that. Don’t worry, you can easily get to Almunecar from various airports. Airports Closest To Almuñécar, La Herradura & Costa Tropical
How to get to Almunecar and Costa Tropical
There are many transportation options for getting from Malaga to Almuñécar. To help facilitate your journey, below you will find a listing along with directions and maps. The travel time can vary based on mode of transportation chosen as well as time or day of the week.
Almuñécar is on the Costa Tropical and by road is 75 kilometers from Málaga, 80 kilometers from Granada, and 129 kilometers from Almeria. It is easy to make you way to and from Almuñécar and you have several transportation options.
Quick Facts about Almunecar Spain
Altitude 78 ft / 24 meters
Airports Granada, Malaga
Airports Distance ~ 90 km
Distance to beach 0 meters
Max. temperature 40 C
Min. temperature 12 C
Spain Coast – Costa Tropical
Some Favorite Almuñécar Restaurants & La Herradura Restaurants
We provide you with several lists of some favorite Almuñécar Restaurants & La Herradura restaurants too. From tapas to fine dining & churros to flamenco. Read more about the restaurants here.
- Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants Almuñécar
- 8 Vegetarian Friendly La Herradura Restaurants
- 11 Amazing & Affordable Almuñécar Restaurants
- 11 Yummy & Nice Almuñécar Restaurants In The Spotlight
- Almuñécar Tempting Tapas Restaurants
- Scrumptious Tapas in La Herradura
- The Best Place To Get Churros In Almuñécar!
- Restaurants with Authentic Spanish Flamenco Almuñécar & La Herradura
- If you would like a listing of the Almuñécar & La Herradura Restaurants, please look in our Almuñécar Info business directory.
Looking for things to do Almuñécar?
If this wasn’t enough for you or you want more adventurous activities, please review our full list of Things To Do in Almuñécar, including 1/2 day and full day trips from Almuñécar.
Best 25 Things To Do with kids In Almuñécar!
Almuñécar A-Z, Let’s Learn A Little & Enjoy Almuñécar
Almuñécar Getting To Know Things Around Town
No matter if you are new to the area or have been here a long time, this is perfect for getting to know your way around Almuñécar. We try to cover the most important things you would need to know or find. Of course you can always use our search bar in the upper right of the page as well. We do hope this helps and keep in mind, we are local expats who do this for free from the kindness of our hearts, so be kind! Read more about Almunecar Old Town.
There is plenty of shopping available in Almunecar in the town center and the neighboring streets. From markets, to butchers, to boutique shop, sporting goods, electronics, phones and more. The Main streets through town are Avenida Juan Carlos I and Avenida Andalucia.
Our master Almunecar Shopping post covers it all, but here are a few for you below as well.