Mazarron - History, Nature, Tradition... (View Businesses In This Area)

Mazarron PaseoMazarron, a land of mountains, crops and seashores.

its 300 sunny days during the year, 20 degrees temperature and coast, surrounded by nice spots, are the best letters of introduction of this town. We can guarantee you will enjoy your free time with the wide range of activities in the local yacht club, which offers courses at all levels, as well as diving.

Mazarron BeachMazarron is a Mediterranean town with a long sea tradition. Its neighbours are very cheerful, charming and marked by a deep love towards their traditions. Many festivals are celebrated, but one of the most important and awaited of them is the patron Saint Jose's day, where the local people set and burn a big Falla on the beach, and the Romeria del Milagro, celebrated during the month of November.

Another interesting and attractive feature is its gastronomy. Among the best dishes you can find rice with lobster, noodles with bonito, young lamb, atasca burras, grated tomato with garlic, and a wide range of delicious salting. Its most valued desserts are the Torrijas de Bolnuevo, a kind of French toast, the Herradura, a kind of pastry with a sweet pumpkin filling, the Mantecados, made mainly from lard and, for Christmas, alfajores, tortas de pascua, etc.

Mazarron TownVisiting the monuments and buildings of the area is a must. The Council, the Alums factory, the Milario Romano, the Purisima Temple, Santa Elena and Santa Isabel towers, the Vélez Castle, as well as many beautiful buildings, turn Mazarron into a very interesting place to visit.

Furthermore, you can also enjoy rural tourism: Mazarron offers great natural protected spots, such us the Sierra de las Moreras and the Muela-Cabo Tiñoso. Being in touch with nature is an added value to this area.