If you are in Costa Tropical during the month of June, you may hear people speaking of Fiesta de San Juan or Noche de San Juan. You likely assumed it was some sort of celebration, but it may also leave you with several questions. Who is San Juan? What is the fiesta de San Juan in celebration of? Why do some people say it is June 23rd and other people say it is June 24th? Let us help you figure it all out!
Almuñécar Bus Schedule
The big blue city bus currently has five main lines in the municipality of Almuñécar.
- Line 1 is a circular line around Almuñécar, from the center to Cotobro and back. locate bus now
- Line 2a locate bus now is from Almuñécar to La Herradura and back.
- Line 2b is from Almuñécar to La Herradura (Including Punta de la Mona and Marina del Este). locate bus now
- Line 3 locate bus now is from Almuñécar down through Velilla / Taramay and back.
- Line 4 is from Almuñécar city center to Torrecuevas and back. locate bus now
Every summer you are in for a treat on the Costa Tropical. That’s because of the annual La Caña Flamenca! This is a festival with a series of Flamenco performances over the summer months, on the Costa Tropical. We will share with you all of the details about the location, artists, and where to get your tickets.
Each July, we are all fortunate to be able to enjoy the annual Jazz on the Costa Festival! We will share with you all of the details about the location, artists, and where to get your tickets.
There are several options for Parking in Almuñécar. Some of the options have a time limit, while others are more worry free. You must be aware of the different seasons, dates and hours for the “On street pay parking“, as it can be a bit confusing.
When parking along the street in town you will notice various colored dashes along the road. There are signs posted along the way which explain what these colors mean, but you need to get out of your car to read the signs.Continue reading
Experience the Torrenueva Costa Ruta de la Tapa! You are in for wonderful treats and special tapas made for this Spring event on the Costa Tropical. Each year the tapas and restaurants change, so keep coming back!
Fiestas in the streets of Almuñécar & La Herradura during the Cruces de Mayo. With elaborate displays of flowers, crosses, lights, decorations, fiestas, and pop-up bars, in the alleys of the old town in Almuñécar & La Herradura. Be prepared for a few days and nights with displays, food, drink, and a great atmosphere.
Social distancing, Keep Calm, and Wash your hands. It is recommended everyone participate in the steps to avoid getting and/or transferring the virus. If you are planning to arrive in Spain from another country, you will need two entry requirements: a health certificate and fill out a specific Spanish health form. More details below. Current covid numbers per municipality in Andalucía.
It’s time to splash into summer and go swimming in Spain! Why not cool down in the public swimming pools or natural freshwater locations; beautiful lakes, natural pools, reservoirs, and rivers. Keep on reading for more swimming options near you in Almuñécar, in the Costa Tropical, or a little day trip away!
Tradition, processions, remembrance, commemoration, brotherhoods, sisterhoods, candles, floats, a variety of costumes and more, are all part of what you will experience during Almuñécar Semana Santa (Holy Week)! This usually spans over 8 days, with multiple processions through town during the day or night. Keep reading to see what will be happening this year.