When to find the cheapest flights to Almeria
Almeria guide: how to get there, what to see
|Almeria city centre|
|Almería Airport (LEI): 5 mi from city centre|
Flights to Almeria: practical information
Cheap airlines to Almeria
Planning a trip to southern Spain? Choose the cheapest flights to Almeria from Monarch, Ryanair, bmibaby, EasyJet and Jet2.com, all touching down at Almeria Airport (LEI).
When to book flights to Almeria
Almeria enjoys hot summer days and of course, being right on the seaside, is the perfect place to spend your summer holidays. Peak season for holidays in Almeria is June through to the end of August. For cheaper flights to Almeria, consider visiting during the shoulder seasons.
- Peak season: Summer, June to August.
- Low season: Winter although the shoulder seasons are considerably cheaper.
Direct flights to Almeria take 3 hours from London.
Experience Almeria: what to see, what to do
Almeria is not just a city, it's an entire 100km long coastline of untamed beaches, coves, inlets and outstandingly beautiful landscapes. There is no place like Almeria, so are you ready?
Essentials in Almeria
Alcazaba: Almeria's beautiful Alcazaba was founded by the Cordoba Abd ar-Rahman III in 955. The complex has three levels: a military camp in the Primer Recinto, the heart of the Alcazaba in the second level and the third, the Ermita de San Juan cape. It's a sight to see in all respects.
John Lennon: Few know that the peace activist, singer-song writer and Beatle celebrated his 26th birthday in Almeria as he filmed How I won the war. The house were he wrote Strawberry Fields Forever is now a museum.
Cabo de Gata: This place is a bit off the beaten track so we recommend you get an Almeria car hire to get there. Don't worry, it will be rewarding. In summer the coastal towns in the park celebrate with a week long festival, not to be missed!
Beaches: For great beaches right in Almeria, check out Las Salinas and La Almadrava de Monteleva.
Find more information on Andalucia.org.
Accommodations in Almeria
There is no shortage of selection when it comes to hotel in Almeria. You'll find everything for high class hotels with luxury as their top priority, to humble and more modest family-run hotels, backpackers hostels, holiday apartments and more.