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Cadiz, Costa de la Luz
Holidays in Cadiz

 
 

Cadiz is one of the liveliest and longest city in Costa de la Luz, on the south west of Spain. It is also one of the oldest cities in Europe with a 3,000 years of age.

Attractions & Things to Do in Cadiz

The Puerta de Tierra (Land Gate) is the 17th-century fortification that separates the old town from the new. Cadiz Cathedral is the city's attractive landscape.

As for the beaches in Cadiz; Playa de la Cortadura, La Victoria beach, Santa María del Mar beach and La Caleta beach are the fine beaches of Cadiz.

La Victoria Beach
is the largest and most popular beach in Cadiz. During summer season at nights the beach becomes like a huge open-air cinema where films are projected onto an outdoor screen.

As for water sports in Cadiz; the bay of Cadiz offers great opportunities such as Fishing, Water biking, Kitesurfing, Snorkeling, Scuba diving, Windsurfing, Kayaking, Water skiing, Sailing, Catamaran, Cruisers and Mooring rental.

As for outdoor sports; Cadiz is very popular especially for golf lovers. The two golf clubs & resorts (Valderrama Golf Club and La Reserva Club de Golf in Cadiz) are amongst the best golf resorts in Spain.

Cadiz Museum and Cadiz Court Museum are the two museums in Cadiz worth a visit. Cadiz museum offers the visitors a journey from Phoenician and Roman culture through to 20th century Spanish painting.

For the nature lovers, the Doñana National Park, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO is a must together with the Sierra de los Pueblos Blancos in Cadiz is a popular mountain region in which the villages stand out white against the wonderful landscape.

Cadiz is famous for its sherry wines and many of the wine producers located here in the Sherry Triangle of Jerez de la Frontera, San Lucar de Barrameda and El Puerto de Santa Maria.

 
 


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