With many dive sites, along the spectacular coast, there are several diving schools in the local area.
The Cathedral and Cape Verde are two of the more popular sites, just of the coast of Villaricos.
The Cabo de Gata national park, 10 minutes drive down the coast, offers excellent diving through the summer months, with an abundance of sea life. If luck shines on you, you may be fortunate to meet the dolphins that pass through these waters.
Sierra Nevada ski resort.
Sierra Nevada ski resort is the most southern ski resort in all of Europe, peaking at 3400m above sea level.
Just a 2 hour drive from the coast of Costa de Almeria offers a great escape from the winter sun for the more adventurous. The resort is open from late November to April. Great for all levels of skiers/snowboards, with activites for the younger kids such as sledging and an all day creche.
Mojácar and its surrounding areas offer many different routes, for all levels of cyclist, from steep mountain climbs to more gentle routes along the coast. With the winter climate perfect for training you are now finding many top European cycling teams using Mojacar as their base to train throughtout the winter months. As a result of this, several high end, cycling shops have now opened in the area.
for some cycle routes in the area.
Set just outside Garrucha offering family entertainment for the whole family. There is the main track for the serious racing people and the kids track so that everyone can get involved.
With pool tables, trampolines and arcade games around the outside bar area there is plenty for everbody.
Vera Water park.
Perfect place for a fun family day out.
Located only 10 minutes from Mojacar and with direct bus service.
All prices and info can be found here,
The Caves of Sorbas, Cuevas de Sorbas,
are located in the Gypsum Karst Natural Park of Sorbas, a landscape of surface and underground rock formations, which was declared a Natural Area of Protection
The caves can be visited on guided excursions and offer a thrilling destination for a day trip in Almeria.