Enjoy a versatile holiday from a holiday home in Murcia, located in the south-east of Spain. The Murcia region is often unjustly overlooked, while it has so much to offer! A holiday home in Murcia is surprising and ideal for peace seekers and nature lovers. The landscape varies from wooded mountains to plains, and from a dry landscape to vineyards and countryside. Here and there in Murcia you will find castles, forts and sleepy villages. Holiday homes in Murcia are an excellent starting point for a wonderful walking or cycling route through the changing interior. Do you want to do something active or challenging from your holiday home? In Murcia, you can go mountain biking, horseback riding, rock climbing or rafting (on the river Segura). Enjoy an active holiday with children, or choose a romantic stay with the two of you, no matter what you choose, Belvilla always has a holiday home in Murcia that suits you.
A holiday home in Murcia gives you the opportunity to go on many trips. The architectural, historical and cultural heritage of Murcia is still reflected in the many buildings that can be found throughout the province. For example, you will find various museums and archaeological treasures, such as the Roman theatre, in the coastal town of Cartagena. The fact that Murcia is a tradition-filled region is demonstrated by the many festivities and folklore events that are held here. Public holidays, including the Semana Santa, the week before Easter, are also celebrated enthusiastically here every year.
For true culture lovers, a visit to the provincial capital of Murcia is also a must. Visit the lively shopping street la Treperia. Walk through the historic street, the Plateria, and visit the cathedral or the chapel of Capilla de Los Véez. Enjoy the historic buildings, bustling squares, cosy restaurants and impressive museums, and you'll be amazed by this historic city. Visit the city of Cartagena too, where the safest port of the Mediterranean can be found. Walk through the old town centre, and visit the Roman Theatre, Teatro Romano.
Nature lovers will enjoy a stay in a holiday home in Murcia. Murcia has a number of national parks where you can enjoy a lovely walk over changing landscapes in peace and quiet. Visit Calblanque for example, the habitat of many birds, located on the coast. Or visit the flamingos in the main Murcia wet park, Salinas y Arenales. You will find a beautiful landscape with sandy beaches and clear water. Animal lovers can visit the Sierra Espuña, a natural park located in Alhama, where you will find goats and lynxes, among others. Become one with nature from a holiday home in Murcia, and enjoy a relaxing holiday among the greenery.
Enjoy a dazzling holiday in a holiday home in Murcia by the sea. On the coast of Murcia, the Costa Calida, you will find varied coastal landscapes. Discover the white sandy beaches, blue seas and rugged cliffs during your beach holiday in Murcia. Get to know the Spanish culture in one of the picturesque fishing villages, or choose to spend an afternoon at sea. The coast offers numerous water sports opportunities, including water skiing, sailing and surfing. Holiday homes in Murcia come in all shapes and sizes, a modern flat in the centre, an authentic holiday home in the country side, or a luxury villa on the beach. Experience an unforgettable holiday in Murcia!
Mar Menor, Cathedral de Murcia, Real Casino de Murcia, Segura, Museo Salzillo, Terra Natura Murcia, Santuario de la Fuensanta, Plaza del Cardenal Belluga are some of the important places to visit in Murcia.
Some of the must-try activities in Murcia are:
Travelers coming from the UK can opt for flights, trains or buses to reach Murcia.
Alcachofas de la Abuela, Arroz al caldera, Arroz meloso, Bacalao Fresco con Tomate, Paparajote, Bonito con Tomate, Pulpo a la Murciana, El Tabernero are some of the recommended dishes in Murcia.
The ideal time to visit Murcia is between April and October.