Activities near Casería del Carmen

Very diverse landscape around Caseria del Carmen

One of the most beautiful things around the town of Albuñol is that there are a very good variety of places, from high mountain, to beach and desert, at less than 2 hours driving. The red line in the map indicates aproximatelly 1 hour – 1 hour and a half driving distance:

  1. Sierra Nevada National Park. High mountain landscape (Mulhacén 3470 m high), winter sports: Sierra Nevada (Ski station)
  2. Cabo de Gata: desert, wild beaches
  3. La Alpujarra: white towns, mountains
  4. Granada: one of the most beautiful cities in Spain
  5. Costa del Sol, Costra Tropical: Beaches
beautiful places at less than one hour and a half from la caseria del carmen

There are guests who prefer to be quiet in Casería del Carmen and enjoy the tranquility, the private pool, the sun, the charming corners that are on the Cortijo (andalusian villa)  or have a dinner under the large tree next to the house. But if you like to explore and visit other places there are many options. Here you will find some of them. I can help you with more details. Please ask me.

Sports you may practice.

In the hole
Treking el Gato, Albuñol
MTB La Caseria del Carmen to Haza del Lino




  • La envía golf (66 km – 44 min.)
  • Almerimar golf (50 km – 39 min.)
  • Los Moriscos club de golf (53km – 41 min.)

Beaches: Costa del Sol, Cabo de Gata, Costa Tropical.

Russian Beach (7km from La Casería del Carmen -10 min.)

View of the Russian beach from the access road
View of the Russian Beach from the road
Pathway to the Russian Beach
Pathway to the Russian Beach
Russian Beach
Russian Beach

La Rijana (33km from La Casería del Carmen -28 min.)

Rijana Beach
Rijana Beach

Cabo de Gata (112-130 km from La Casería del Carmen -1 h 15 min.)

La Isleta del Moro (Cabo de Gata)
La Isleta del Moro
Beach in Cabo de Gata, Almeria
Beach in Cabo de Gata
Beautifull view in Cabo de Gata
Cabo de Gata

Birdwatching: Cabo de Gata, Motril, Sierra Nevada, La Contraviesa.

The landscapes and nature of the province of Almería and Granada are wonderfully diverse. Very few geographical areas offer such a striking variety of natural scenery, landscapes and habitats in such proximity, an even fewer with such good weather conditions.

Birdwatching salinas Cabo de Gata
Cabo de Gata Las Salinas

Birdwatching Places:

Charca de Suárez Natural Reserve (50 km – 39 min.)

Laguna de Padul (82 km – 58 min.)

Cabo de Gata Las Salinas (115 km – 1h 20 min.)

Punta Entinas – Sabinar (58 km – 45 min.)

Albufera de Adra (30 Km – 27 min.)

Beautiful towns and cities you can visit from La Casería del Carmen

Many of our guests come to the Casería del Carmen as a starting point to visit cities such as Granada, Malaga, Almeria or charming towns such as La Alpujarra: Pampaneira, Bubión, Trevélez, Pórtugos … or others on the coast such as Frigiliana or Nerja

Alhambra Granada

The Alhambra in Granada, one of the most visited monuments in Spain (110 km and 1 h and 10 min.)
Bubion Albujarra Granada Andalucia
The town of Bubión in La Alpujarra (90 km – 1h 30 min.)
Pampaneira Alpujarra Granada
The town of Pampaneira in La Alpujarra, very close to Bubión (90 km – 1h 30 min.) 
Alcazaba almeria
The Alcazaba of Almería can be seen from any part of the city and it is the biggest of the citadels built by the Arabs in Spain (77 km – 54 min.) 

Albaicin Granada Andalucia Spain

Albaicín is a neighborhood in Granada that maintains the layout of Medieval Moorish narrow streets. (110 km – 1h 10min.)

la guajira Almeria
La Guajira. It is a cultural association in Almería that organizes musical shows at the foot of the Alcazaba. We love going to the terrace. (77km – 54 min.)
Tapas, Albuñol, Alpujarra Granada
Tapas. One of the jewels of the culture of this land … drink a wine or a beer in any bar and taste its exquisite tapas, at a very reasonable price.