Mojacar is a municipality of Almeria province (about 90 km/55 mi away), located in the southwest. This village lies between Carboneras and Garrucha, bordering the Sierra Cabrena mountains and the Mediterranean sea. The village has been inhabited by Phoenicians Greeks and Romans during history, leaving behind their architectural style. The whole village is build on the top of the hill with white traditional buildings surrounded by a big labyrinth of small narrow streets. Mojacar is a typical Mediterranean sunny village with more than 3000 hours of sun per year.
Water sports enthusiasts will love the Mojacar Playa, with its blue water seaside and the blue-flag, all year warm water beaches. Temperatures vary with warmest between July and August (21-30°C/69.8-86°F).
Water temperature during summer is quite warm, about 20-22°C/68-71.6°F. Mojacar waves size is small, usually less than 1 m/3 ft, making it a perfect spot for the beginner body boarder. Swell direction is south west.
Visit Mojacar beach pier, a perfect spot with rising and falling tides, but be careful of the rocks, and other people too! You can attend a lot of schools for instructions and lessons. There are also a lot of shops you can buy your equipment from.