Lying in the heart of the Malaga Province, in the southern part of the country of Spain, is the traditional town of Algarrobo. The town is spilt into four areas including the Algarrobo Costa which has a beautiful beach and the Algarrobo Pueblo area, filled with white-washed houses and narrow streets. An Algarrobo holiday is the perfect option for a variety of travelling groups, from those looking for a tranquil setting to those looking for a fantastic family trip. As well as providing spectacular countryside and sea views, an Algarrobo holiday rental villa is the perfect place to return to for some relaxation after a busy day outside.
Travellers thinking about taking an Algarrobo holiday will find that there are plenty of activities and attractions both in the town and the surrounding area to keep them busy. Amongst the activities available in Algarrobo and the immediate area are paddle boating, jet skiing, swimming, diving, sailing, fishing, bowling, mountain biking, bird watching, hiking and go-karting. For keen golfers, there are a number of well-tended courses available across this region of Spain.
If you find the time to venture farther afield during your Algarrobo holiday then it is worth taking the hour's trip to the city of Antequera. The city has plenty of sights including several churches that date back as far as the 16th century. There are also a few interesting museums and a bullring which dates back to the 19th century. Probably the most interesting attraction to be found in Antequera is the Alcazaba, a Moorish fortress which was built in the 14th century. The fortress is well preserved and is reputed to have one of the largest keeps to be found on Moorish buildings of this type in Spain.
Those considering having an Algarrobo holiday will find that they can expect a very pleasant climate. The Malaga municipality experiences the warmest weather between the months of July and September, when the temperature can reach as high as 30 degrees Celsius during the day. The coolest months of the year are between December and February, which sees temperatures vary between 10 and 17 degrees Celsius. The average annual rainfall for Algarrobo is around 14 inches.
Beginning a fantastic Algarrobo holiday could not be any simpler. Travellers can arrive at Malaga Airport (AGP) which is approximately 33 miles away from the town. There are several large air operators who offer regular flight deals to Malaga including Aer Lingus, Thomson Flights, easyJet, Ryanair and KLM. Passengers can depart UK shores from numerous airports including such as Heathrow (LHR), Norwich (NWI), Belfast (BFS), Newcastle(NCL) and Leeds-Bradford (LBA).