From San José: Cabo de Gata-Nijar Natural Park Boat Tour
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- Duration: 1.5 hours
Immerse yourself in well-conserved nature at Cabo de Gata Natural Park in Andalucia. First, set out on a zodiac from San José and take in the impressive views of the bay from the boat. Then, sail around the most beautiful virgin beaches in the natural park. Continue on to discover key movie locations dotted along the coastline. You will also have the chance to stop for a swim in a special spot. Between sights, discover the history of the area and learn how the local volcanos, reefs, and lava tongues have shaped the biosphere. After your scenic cruise, head back to San José.
Visit famous locations such as El Cabo de Gata Lighthouse, with its view of Mermaid's Reef, and the Amoladeras Interpretation Center. Your inner biologist will adore the wetlands and salt flats where a great diversity of species dwell. Tiptoe on the beaches of Mónsul and Genoveses, shooting locale for films such as Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade. Take a rest on the beaches of San José village before discovering the rock formations and castle of Los Escullos, and the town of Rodalquilar, where the ruins of old gold mines were discovered in 1864. Finally, a stop at the Cortijo de los Frailes, where Federico García Lorca was inspired by a tragic event to write Weddings of Blood. At around 6:00 p.m., you'll return to Almería and Roquetas de Mar.
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Wonderful experience along the coast of San Jose, professionalism on the part of Jorge, our monitor who explains each of the details of the natural park, without a doubt we will repeat.
Punctuality, security, knowledge and explanation by the guide. We had to delay the departure for a few days due to the wind and there was flexibility and good service at all times.
Highly recommended route, we discovered corners that if not, you cannot see them, Jorge our captain an excellent boy and he explained everything to us great. A 10! Throughout
Magnificent walk along the coast, where in addition to appreciating the beauty of it, we received phenomenal attention from the guide. Totally recommendable.
Very good guide. A pleasant walk knowing the history of the park and learning. Highly recommended.