Vejer de la Frontera stands out because it is considered one of the most beautiful villages in Spain. In addition, its architectural beauty and the beautiful landscape that surrounds it make it a unique place. It is a town that is also close to La Breña y Marismas del Barbate Natural Park. Therefore, the natural landscape makes the town an essential place.
One of the points of interest of the municipality is the natural area of the coast of Vejer de la Frontera. El Palmar beach is one of the most frequented ones for its beautiful surroundings, its fine sand and crystal clear waters. Surfing is the biggest attraction here thanks to its excellent waves. Also, in this area there are numerous accommodation and catering services, as well as the best atmosphere in the premises and beach bars during the summer months.
Upon entering its old town you can know its unique spots, such as the Plaza de España. This is a place of authentic beauty and great importance from an architectural and artistic point of view.
One of the most interesting historical buildings is the Castle of Vejer de la Frontera. It is located in the oldest inhabited area of the municipality and has great historical value. On the other hand, Las Tres AveMarías Windmills are very important, as they were built to preserve the history and culture of the municipality.
Another point of interest of the most frequented is the most important religious building in Vejer: the Divino Salvador Parish Church. It is an emblematic building for the culture of the town.
The museums that can be visited are the Convent of the Monjas Concepcionistas and the Marqués de Tamarón Palace House. Both of them show part of Vejer’s rich historical heritage.
Vejer also has some designated dates that give the town more visibility. The Toro Embolao, which takes place on Easter Sunday; the Spring Fair, the great festival of Vejer in April. Velada de Nuestra Señora de la Oliva, that on August 10 the image arrives at Vejer and on the 24th they transfer it to the Sanctuary. Finally, the Automobile Climb to Vejer is not classifiable as a feast, but it is a test that has been held since 1983 and scores for the Andalusian Mountain Championship.
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