Spain

Marina del Este

36º 43,7´ N-003º 43,4´W VHF 09

Clear

weather_icon 9 °C

Chance of rain

0 %

Avg. sea temperature

15 °C

Destination

Marina del Este

  • By boat
  • By land

Caleta de Velez

18.5 miles

Motril

9.7 miles

Port of Malaga

34 miles

Must see

Culture

Almuñécar

The historical centre of Almuñécar is one of the most beautiful parts of the town. The district is known for its cobbled streets and unique squares. San Miguel castle has Phoenician origins dating back to the 7th century BC. There are breathtaking views of both the sea and surrounding countryside.

Nature

Almijara Nature Reserve

One of the highlights of the Costa Tropical is the Almijara Nature Reserve, located in the River Verde valley in the municipalities of Otivar and Lentejí. The river is set in extraordinary ravines, making it an ideal spot for canyoning fans. The Junta de los Ríos area is simply spectacular, with waterfalls and natural pools that are a family destination in the summer. Numerous trails provide access to the most interesting areas.

Nature

Cerro Gordo natural beauty spot

Cerro Gordo natural beauty spot is another extraordinary protected space known for its rich natural submarine life, in addition to the plant life and spectacular cliffs. It's home to astounding beaches, a sea bed and trails along the cliffs. Highlights include the beaches at Cantarriján, Calaiza and the Berengueles cove on the border of the natural beauty spot, as well as Torre de la Caleta and the trail to the Torre de Cerro Gordo. There are numerous diving sites. We suggest you consult the diving guide to determine the best diving sites and diving centres in La Herradura and Almuñécar. They all offer dives in this unique part of Spain, which is ideal for scuba diving.  Kayak excursions, stand up paddle boarding and cycling are fabulous experiences for the whole family.

Spain

D-Marin marinas are among the best managed ones, providing top facilities and services.

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