AquaVera is located in the municipality of Vera, in the area of its beach, Almeria. This wonderful town has a lot to offer (besides our fun park). That’s why, as we are so proud of our incredible city, in today’s post we bring you 10 indisputable reasons why you have to visit Vera this summer.
1 – WE HAVE SOME OF THE BEST BEACHES IN SPAIN
Enjoying spectacular natural environments in Vera is assured. Enjoy some of the best beaches in Spain or natural parks that will not leave you indifferent. If you come to Vera you have to visit the beach of Los Muertos in Cabo de Gata. This is the coastal area of the nature reserve and its turquoise waters will transport you to paradise. El Playazo de Vera is one of the most beautiful beaches of Almeria and Spain; it has abundant fine sand and crystalline waters.
2 – THE FAMOUS CAVES OF SORBAS
In Vera we not only have wonderful beaches, we also have natural places like the Karst in Yesos de Sorbas. In this place there are more than 1,000 cavities excavated in gypsum, with a large number of galleries full of stalactites and stalagmites. Under the name of Cuevas de Sorbas, Natur-Sport carries out a series of speleological itineraries through some of the most representative caves of the Karst.
Don’t miss it!
3 – BIRD WATCHING
If you are a bird lover, Vera is the place for you. Vera is the ideal destination for wildlife and nature lovers. On impressive walks or bike rides, you will be able to observe a great number of birds. In places like the Puerto Rey Lagoon, the Charca del Gato or the Salar de los Canos, where you can see flamingos, kingfishers or grey herons, if you are lucky. You will observe a great ecological richness unparalleled in the Levante Almeriense, where nesting bird fauna and flora typically found in waterlogged areas.
4 – SPECTACULAR VILLAGES
Almeria is home to some of the most special villages in Spain. Mojácar presides over the last foothills of the Sierra de Cabrera. Characteristic for its majestic white houses, adorned with thousands of colorful flowers. Undoubtedly, a magical atmosphere.
Nijar, the largest municipality of Almeria, has some of the most beautiful natural landscapes of southern Spain as the Natural Park of Cabo de Gata-Nijar. A unique place that combines the richness of three very different habitats: the desert, the coast and the sea.
Finally, we could not leave Lucainena de las Torres. A village that can be used as a time machine because it takes us back to the past thanks to its narrow streets, the old houses that occupy the entire region where you can breathe the tranquility and nature from the first moment.
5 – THE GIANT GEODE OF PULPÍ
Discovered in 1999 at the Mina Rica, the Pulpí Geode is a geode about 8 meters long by 2 meters high covered with huge gypsum crystals. This jewel of nature has become unique in the world for its magnitude and transparency.
If you visit Almeria, this is a must!
6 – THE GASTRONOMY OF VERA AND GARRUCHA
One of the strong points of Vera and Garrucha is its spectacular gastronomy. You’re in luck because between plans you’ll be able to enjoy dishes that are to die for. The Levante Almeria has a rich gastronomy in which the Hispanic-Arabic influences are clear. Its aromas and flavors will make you live a unique experience.
Some of the most typical dishes are Gurullos with rabbit, a delicious meat and vegetable dish; ajo coloraó with vegetables, fish and spices or Guiso de pelotas a la veratense, very typical!
7 – WEATHER
During all the experiences you will live in this area, you will be lucky to enjoy a unique climate. The warm temperatures and sunny skies will be the perfect complement to live all the customs of Almeria.
8 – PROXIMITY TO EAGLES
If you come to visit this wonderful area you are lucky to have this town of Murcia just a stone’s throw away. A place that has a very special gastronomy and landscapes. That is why we recommend you to visit Águilas and discover everything it has to show you.
9 – MARINE FAUNA OF THE COAST
The marine fauna of eastern Almeria is one of its greatest treasures. The coast of Almeria has many different species of marine animals and being able to see them with your own eyes is a truly magical experience. You will be able to see castanets, mullets, mullets, mullets, mullets, mullets or mullets among many others. You can hire boat excursions or even go snorkeling.
10 – THE BEST WATER PARK ON THE COAST OF LEVANTE ALMERIENSE
Last (but not least) … In Vera you can find the most amusing water park of all the Almerian Coast. In your visit to Almeria you will enjoy everything we have just mentioned. However, for your trip to become a 10/10 it is important that you visit us.
When you come to see us, you will enjoy an unforgettable day with your family and friends. In addition, our gastronomic offer will not leave you indifferent. Do not hesitate and come and see us!
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