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Avenida Europa s/n, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
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All reviews roman ruins nice park interesting sculptures plants and trees different types jazz festival summer concerts cool down sub tropical fish farm sit quietly shady park craft shops sea front nice stroll castle walls town centre
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Within 10 minutes walk of the sea front. A very unusual park with lots of areas or interest, all sorts of plants and trees, roman ruins of s fish salting factory and lots of sculptures. A fascinating place

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank marina060
Reviewed 22 November 2018

This park is a hidden gem just some hundred meters from the sea promenade along San Cristóbal. It offers varied and lush vegetation, really interesting sculptures of recent date, some shops with genuine handicraft and an ancient archeological site - the remnants from the fish...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 17 November 2018

My wife and I came here while poking around Almuñécar. There are some very interesting palms, in particular, in the park. We arrived during siesta, but as we were about to leave discovered that one of the shops (they´re named after Spanish cities - this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Discover07094851105
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Lots of interesting sculptures, a large variety of trees and plants and the ruins of the old Arab Fish Salting Factory. Lots of seating scattered around the park to rest your weary limbs with great views up to the old castle...which is worth the hike...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank peterwV975TL
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

A small park with a peaceful feeling. Historical and modern combine well. Spend as long as you like and just visit or sit and read. Just nice is the best description.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rrt1958
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Take a stroll through here at any time , day or night and experience the charm of it. There are Roman salt factory ruins, wonderful trees, plants and sculptures which are captivating. At the entrance is a bar/restaurant that seems always busy at night and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mordy1960
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely little botanical garden full of palms from across the glode. There is also a ruin of an old fish salting factory dating back to the Roman settlements. Well worth a stroll around.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Matt S
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

This park has summer concerts and activities which is great but as a park itself no very nice. The Roman ruins within the park are quite impressive.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LonoXente
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Nice botanical park with Phonecian fish salting factory ruins,a pleasant kiosk bar with excellent free tapas. Great openair music venue. Next to tropical bird park and below old castle.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mickey b
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

If you are interesse in plats please go but if not it is just a park and dogs are not allowed... For us ok but wont be going back!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Felicia S
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22 February 2018|
Response from AlbertoRS78 |
Of course; not more 10-15 minutes walking..
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