A mere 4 km from San José, Mónsul is probably the best example of a volcanic beach in the Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park.

Its imposing rock has become an international film icon and its characteristics (fine sand and transparent shallow water) make it ideal for families.


Type: Family
Access difficulty: Low
Preferable wind direction: Westerly

Almería is the area with more hours of sunshine a year in Europe. The Natural Park has kilometers of sandy beaches and coves of exceptional beauty. Filmmakers from around the world fallen in love with the contrast between the Mediterranean and the volcanic nature of its shores.