Mojácar is a beautiful village situated on the coast of Almería, in the Autonomous Community of Andalusia. It is characterised by an enviable climate, magnificent beaches of the Mediterranean Sea that bathe its shores and the charming white houses that flood the old town centre of Mojácar. Such is its beauty that in 2013 it was awarded one of the 15 most beautiful villages in Spain.
There are numerous points of interest in Mojácar. Just by strolling through the village you can discover fairytale corners, and from the viewpoint of the Plaza Nueva or the castle you can enjoy incredible views of the coast and the village as a whole.
Other suggestions close to Mojácar for a getaway are: the Geode of Pulpí, the Cabo de Gata, the Caves of Sorbas or even the cinematographic Desert of Tabernas. These are very good options to do something different in the province of Almería.
Its beaches have 17 kilometres of coastline where you can enjoy all kinds of leisure activities as well as having all the services you need. The most famous beaches are: Marina de la Torre beach, ideal place to look for accommodation in Mojácar, Rumina beach , El Palmeral beach, El Descargador beach and Mojácar beach..
In its clean and extensive beaches you can practice all kinds of water activities. The most popular are: paddle surfing, surfing, flyboarding, water skiing, etc. If you prefer a pleasant boat trip, this is the perfect place to relax on a route along the coast of Almeria.
In addition to the beaches, there are numerous coves where you can snorkel or scuba dive to discover the different species of flora and fauna that inhabit the coast.
There are several ways to get to Mojácar: by plane from Almería airport, by bus, as Mojácar has two bus stations, and by train, stopping at the RENFE train station in Almería. The car is the most comfortable vehicle to arrive and to move around the surrounding area.
To get around the town there is a bus that runs every 30 minutes, which can be a great idea if you don't want to walk to the old town.
There is a wide variety of leisure facilities in the town and nearby areas. The Aquavera water park is a 20 minute drive away, Mini Hollywood is perfect for seeing the sets of Hollywood movies that have been filmed in the famous desert. There are several entertainment areas along the coast where you can have a drink, eat in a restaurant or dance.
In terms of events, there are many local festivities throughout the year that will surprise you. Mojácar celebrates the pilgrimage of San Isidro in May, the Moors and Christians in June, San Agustín the patron saint of Mojácar on the 28th of August and the Virgen del Rosario patron saint of Mojácar among many others.
The gastronomy in Mojácar is rich and varied with exquisite dishes that are a pleasure for the palate, as in the rest of the province of Almería. Some examples of the most common and typical dishes of the area are: seafood stews, wheat, balls, migas and various types of rice dishes.
If all of the above convinces you, we recommend the Servigroup Hotels for an unforgettable holiday in Mojácar. They have services such as: free wifi, parking, room service, swimming pool and much more!