Cheap Flights to Murcia
Murcia enjoys a Mediterranean climate which you would expect from the Costa Blanca region. The summer months in Murcia boasts beautiful sunshine, with temperatures ranging between 27 to 31°C. Located just 45km from the coast, Murcia town is much hotter than other coastal areas and doesn’t enjoy the cooling sea breezes that other areas do.
The winter months are mild with the coldest month being January which experiences temperatures of between 5-16°C so still much nicer than you will experience in the UK.
During spring Murcia begins to get warmer with March seeing average temperatures of 18°C, April with 20°C and May reaching a beautiful 23°C. Autumn is pleasant in Murcia, with temperatures steadying at 24°C.
Things to Do
Things to do: history and culture
The 18th century square La Glorieta is situated in the centre of Murcia and is incredibly popular to visit, as is the Cathedral of Santa Maria which boasts beautiful architecture. The Museum de la Ciudad houses many interesting historical artifacts from Murcia and is perfect if you want to investigate the local history.
Cartagena is a neighbouring harbor city to Murcia and boasts more than 3,000 years of history. Explore the architectural stunning Roman Theatre, built 2,000 years ago, the remains of the Roman Amphitheatre, La Muralla del Mar (sea wall) and the interesting National Museum of Underwater Archaeology.
Things to do: relaxing
If you are looking to relax around beautiful scenery, warm weather, luscious sandy white beaches and a located fit for a celebrity then you will love La Manga! A chic and trendy resort located just 20 minutes from Murcia airport, surrounded by breathtaking Murcian hills and the Mar Menor, it also boasts the largest saltwater lagoons which is said to be 5 degrees warmed than Murcia’s seas. You will also find three world class golf courses, a tennis centre and lots of shops and other facilities.
Things to do: for families
A holiday in Murcia is great for families all year round. The kids will love the beaches, such as Bolnuevo Beach and Nares Beach which offer calm waters, soft sandy beaches and many facilities such as snack bars and picnic areas and many watersports. The calm waters are perfect for young children so you don’t need to worry and after a swim they can enjoy building a sandcastle while you relax.
El Castillo (The Castle) is a great place to take your family, built in the 13th Century you can see right across the whole of Murcia making the views spectacular and during the summer they hold interactive workshops for children, to keep them entertained and interested.
Things to do: Adventurous
The watersports are popular in Murcia, such as sailing and windsurfing. Castillicos Beach is a popular beach for those wanting to try out the waterspots at the neighbouring harbor of Tomas Mestre.
Things to do: Nightlife
Murcia has an exciting nightlife with lots of bars, pubs and clubs. You will find the University are in Barrio de la Merced busy, with a number of nightclubs including Lennons and Rockfellers.
KM Disco Garden in Murcia’s largest club, home to 23 bars and a brilliant beer garden so you can enjoy the sun-setting and warm evenings.
Murcia Palace is incredibly popular, offering you a night with a difference! Enjoy a 4 course meal while being entertained by an exciting show, we highly recommend spending a night here!
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