Let yourself be surprised by Tabernas desert, the capital of the spaghetti western and the scene of more than 300 films, located next to 200 kilometres of coasts, in one of the sunniest regions of the European continent.
Beaches as Almerimar, Roquetas de Mar, Aguadulce o El Censo allow visitors to enjoy the sunshine and the warm temperature of the Mediterranean Sea while admiring the spectacular whereabouts with remains of several cultures, such as the monumental Alcazaba, the Torres Vigías or the numerous castles.
The province of Almería has three Natural Parks: Cabo de Gata-Níjar, Sierra de María – Los Vélez and Sierra Nevada, where you can enjoy the flora and the fauna while practising sports such as trekking, caving, diving or sailing the coasts.
The city of Almería is also a place full of contrasts where cosmopolitan areas cross over historical monuments, which reflect the different cultures that settle down in the region. The Alcazaba, the Medina and the Jayrán walls show the Muslim past of the city that where once the most international harbour of Al-Ándalus. Besides, Almería has main pieces of Christian architecture, especially the Cathedral and the numerous churches and convents.