Make a holiday rental villa or apartment in Amposta, Spain your home away from home
Amposta is the capital of the Montsia region at the most southernmost point of Catalonia, south of the River Ebro Estuary. Self-catering villas in Amposta enjoy proximity to the sea and are surrounded by the largest natural park in Europe, Parc Natural del Delta de l’Ebre. The beaches here are wonderfully natural, while the estuary allows for different water sports and activities like Kayaking and fishing.
Things to do in Amposta
Amposta is rich in history, which is evident from the numerous archaeological sites, historic building and hamlets all around Amposta self-catering accommodation. Discovering the area can be combined with wonderful walks in the hilly countryside behind Amposta or with mountain biking on any of the numerous trails out into the mountains or along the coast. Equally it is possible to do little or nothing other than lounge on the beautiful beaches, occasionally taking a dip in the Mediterranean Sea.
There are numerous small villages and historic churches to explore if that is what you like, or larger towns to visit if you feel the need to touch base with a more urban Spain. The historic town of Tarragona is less than an hour’s drive from Amposta apartments. The perfect seaside town, there are also numerous historical sites, including a well preserved Roman Coliseum, plenty of pretty plazas lined with cafes and tapas bars. This is also the place to head for night life and bars.
For a different sort of activity there are two good golf courses within easy reach of rental villas in Amposta, an 18 hole course with golf school at Ampolla, just 20 minutes drive away, and a great course close to Miami Playa, 30minutes. Nature lovers should get to the heart of the wetlands of the Delta Ebro which is a real paradise for bird watchers.
Places to visit in Amposta
A day out in Barcelona is also worth considering while staying at a holiday villa in Amposta. It is only and hour and a half to two hours away by road, less by train, and the architecture, shops, restaurants and other attractions all live up to its reputation as a sophisticated city on the sea. Also, if you happen to visit during the winter, there is really exceptional skiing less than four hours away in Andorra.
Weather in Amposta, Spain
A stay at a holiday apartment in Amposta means you will enjoy above average temperatures for Spain and very mild winters, when it is often still possible to comfortably swim in the sea.
Cheap Flights to Amposta, Spain
Reus (REU) is the closest airport for Amposta self-catering vacation accommodation, just 70 kilometres away. It is possible to get flights to this destination from, among others, Bristol (BRS), Luton (LTN), London Stansted (STN), Manchester (MAN), Glasgow-International (GLA) and East-Midlands (EMA) all year round. Budget Airlines are Ryanair, Bmibaby, Monarch, Thomas Cook Airlines, Flybe and many more.