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The best beach in the area

My personal opinion, the best beach in Cadiz. We walk til the lighthouse and once there we went... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Madrid, Spain
A great place to reset the bateries!

An Amazing place to recharge the batteries. The beaches are beautiful and the food in the area... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
Stacey D
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My personal opinion, the best beach in Cadiz. We walk til the lighthouse and once there we went down. There were very few people, wonderful day, calmed, sunny, warm, peaceful, and very safe. We walked along the beach, and drank wonderful mojitos in the "chiringuitos"....More

Thank Andurca
Reviewed 19 August 2018

There is not much history left on this site of Battle of Trafalgar. However, it is along the coast of Spain and you will see some nice beach......... This is one of them. The Light house makes this area just a little bit better.

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 18 May 2018

An Amazing place to recharge the batteries. The beaches are beautiful and the food in the area Phenomenal.

Thank Stacey D
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Best known for the very battle where Admiral Nelson's fleet terminated Spanish naval power in 1805, this lighthouse is nevertheless not the destination for history buffs per se. Rather, it is a place of natural beauty where the blue sea meets the desert sand under...More

2  Thank PORhibido
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Historically a great place to visit. Fabulous example of a lighthouse for those who are interested. Great beach clean beautifully sandy not pebble. Interesting sight in both calm and rough weather. Good local restaurant nearby.

Thank tpugh12016
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Best beaches and skies at Cabo Trafalgar! Always a pleasure stopping by here. Take a walk to the lighthouse or just relax with a glass of wine and a spectacular view on the Straits of Gibraltar and Morocco. Families welcome!

Thank almi_guerrero
Reviewed 6 March 2018

I go to Cadiz and Los Caños de Meca often and whenever I have the chance I visit this amazing and historical cape. it's just magic.

Thank Dan O
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

.... and swathed in history. An awesome site to visit and especially so on a blustery day with the sea whipped up into wild horses. The surfers were having fun as well.

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Pretty good sandy beaches but really windy, not so comfortable for young children at this time of the year I guess- perfect for kite surfing.

Thank Asli_2014
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We spent a day at the beach near to the lighthouse so we took a walk up there. It was a beautiful view over there with blue/green sea and rocks and waves and nice flora. I would have been happier if it had provided some...More

1  Thank Nagykrisz
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