River Andarax Valley

River Andarax Valley

The River Andarax flows into the Mediterranean sea at the city of Almeria. Inland from Almeria city there are a number of villages that occupy land on the flatter and fertile soil that is not found in the surrounding mountains.  Most of the village which are grouped within the Comarca of Cabo de Gata are of little interest to tourists, however Los Millares is  Europe´s largest Bronze Age settlement. 

Destinations in River Andarax

This village is found only 6km from Almería city. One of the most interesting times to visit is in October, when the popular Fiesta de la Longaniza is celebrated coinciding with the pork slaughter… More →

One of the most interesting aspects of this village is its archaeological wealth, and visitors can find nearby the remains of a Copper Age settlement known as Los Millares.

One of the best times to visit this village is in October, when the residents come out to celebrate the patron saints festivals in honour of la Virgen del Rosario. The parish church is dedicated… More →

This village is only 11km from the city of Almería, in a valley of the Sierra de Alhamilla served by the river Andaráx. It is well known for its magnificent Balneario with hot springs at 58… More →

The town of Huércal de Almería formed part of the municipal district of Almería until the 19th Century. Nowadays, it is an important industrial centre in an area that comes under the name of… More →

The village of Gádor, situated in the area of Cabo de Gata, holds the remains of human settlements dating back to the 3rd millennium before Christ and the irrigation system from the time of Arab… More →

The municipality of the Almerian town of Benahadux is crossed by the Andarax river and is home to many archaeological remains from the Copper Age. Its primary economic activity is the production… More →

This archaological site is located 20 kms north west of Almeria, between the villages of Gador and Santa Fe de Mondujar. The site dates back to 1800 BC, when it was probably the location of Spain'… More →

Travel to River Andarax

The major international car rental companies have offices in most Andalucian cities and at the major airports such as Málaga Airport. However, the smaller local car rental companies tend to be… More →

Murcia's Corvera (RMU) became the main airport for Murcia on 15th January 2019 when Murcia San Javier (MJV) closed to passenger traffic. Search direct and indirect flights to or from Murcia Covera… More →

Málaga Airport is the fourth busiest airport in Spain with over 15 million passenger movements in 2016. Malaga Airport offers full range of passenger services. The airport essentially operates… More →

There are regular national flights to Madrid, Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca, Sevilla, Melilla. There are also regular International flights to London Gatwick, Stanstead, Munich, and Dusseldorf. See… More →

Book Hotels in River Andarax

El cortijo de la abuela is set in Benahadux and offers barbecue facilities and a garden. Featuring mountain and garden views, this country house also features free WiFi. The 3-bedroom country house features a living room with satellite flat-screen TV, and a fully equipped kitchen with oven. The accommodation also provides guests with a bathroom with a bidet.

Hotel Balneario Sierra Alhamilla is a restored Moorish building, with a traditional central courtyard. The hotel has a spa, using natural thermal waters from the Sierra Alhamilla Mountains. Rooms at the hotel are bright and comfortable. They all have satellite TV. Rooms have an en suite bathroom, with a bathrobe included. The Sierra Alhamilla Spa Hotel is just 15km from Almería city centre. Free public parking is possible nearby.