Popular Accommodations in Costa Cálida
Highlights in Costa Cálida
- Hiking to the top of Monte de las Cenizas
- Diving to underwater caves and shipwrecks
- Underwater Treasures in the National Museum of Underwater Archaeology
- Folk festival in Caravaca de la Cruz
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Vacation rentals in Costa Cálida
If you are planning your holidays on the Costa Cálida, you can choose from a wide range of accommodation options. There are apartments directly at the sea or in one of the beautiful historical old towns. You can also rent a vacation rental with garden and private pool, where you can enjoy your holiday in all its cosiness. Especially exclusive fincas offer even more space inside, a park-like garden and luxurious facilities with sauna and whirlpool.
Holidays in Costa Cálida
Location and orientation
The Costa Cálida is a 250 kilometre stretch of Mediterranean coastline located in the Murcia region, between the Costa de Almería and the Costa Blanca. Translated Costa Cálida means "warm coast", which indicates the mild average temperatures. The largest city of the Costa Cálida is Cartagena.
On the Costa Cálida, in the town of Caravaca de la Cruz, there is one of the five holy cities in the world that used to be of great importance to pilgrims.
Top 3 travel tips
The Costa Cálida is divided into several regions. In Mar Menor there is a large saltwater lagoon suitable for various water sports such as kayaking. Between Aguilas and Mazzarón there are not only numerous castles, but also some underwater caves and shipwrecks in the sea, which is why the region is a popular place for divers. Monte de las Cenizas invites you to hike with guaranteed magnificent views up to the coast of Africa.2. Discover marine treasures in the museum
In Cartagena there is the National Museum of Underwater Archaeology, where you can admire countless gold and silver coins as well as other treasures of the frigate Nuestra Senora de las Mercedes. Afterwards you can go for a walk in the fishing district of Santa Lucía and stop at one of the excellent restaurants.3. Visit the folk festival of the year
In Caravaca de la Cruz there is always from the 1st to the 5th of May a big folk festival, to which thousands of spectators arrive. On the occasion of the festival, numerous wine horses are led through the village and a thunderous race with a red scarf is held.