Almuñécar –La Herradura is located a short distance from the cities of Granada and Málaga, and only 18 kilometres (11.18 miles) from Motril. This town has attracted different civilisations since the Bronze Age due to its location at the bottom of a fertile valley and next to the warm water of the Mediterranean Sea. It is today one of the most popular destinations on the Andalusian coast. It has an extraordinary historical-artistic heritage as a result of the different civilisations that have left their imprint clearly found in places such as the Arabian Castle of San Miguel, the Archaeological Museum Cueva de Siete Palacios, the Roman Aqueduct and the Salting Factory. In addition, there is a wide range of leisure possibilities, like the Mediterranean Fauna Aquarium, the Loro Sexi Ornithological Park, the Bonsai Garden-Museum, the Majuelo Botanical Park, the Aquatropic water park and the Peña Escrita Nature Park. This area also offers a complete variety of hotels, shops and restaurants in a privileged environment.
Almuñécar - La Herradura