The Mar Menor is located in Murcia in south eastern Spain.  The region does get hot in the summer and the best way to keep cool is to get to the coast and make the most of the sea breeze.  Here are some ideas for different activities which will keep you entertained and close to the water during the summer.  These activities are suitable for adults and family groups.

  1. Get out on the water on a Kayak Safari or Boat Trip and learn about the wildlife and explore the islands.
  2. Take the ferry from Santiago de La Ribera or Los Alcazáres over to La Manga
  3. Try out sailing or windsurfing take a taster session or a course
  4.  Cover yourself in the black sulphur mud at Lo Pagan or Isla del Ciervo
  5.  Have a go at stand-up paddle
  6. Race around the track Go Karting near Cabo de Palos or North of Los Alcazáres
  7.  Check out the beaches & views from the Light house at Cabo de Palos
  8. Take out a pedalo from Mar de Cristal or one of the other beaches
  9. Try one of the giant inflatables floating on the Mar Menor
  10. Hire bikes and cycle around the Salt Flats at San Pedro del Pinatar or follow the promenades and off-road tracks from Los Urrutias to La Manga.