Cultural and Activities Bolonia
Discover the beautiful area around the Yoga Villa in Bolonia, which offers a big range of culture and activities. Visit the cute Spanish villages nearby and the peaceful beaches of Andalucía and enjoy the big offer of sportive activities. Furthermore there are a lot of tasteful restaurants we can recommend and typical Spanish tapas bars. Some of them even offer a great menu of vegan and vegetarian food.
Bolonia is a small village situated in a bay oceanfront nearby our Yoga - Villa Daya. You can see it from our Terrace and reach it by car in about 15 minutes. It is a place to switch off your mobile phone, unfold the parasol and soak up some of that warm Andalusian sun. This beautiful bay is known for its big sand dune, fine white sand, crystal clear water and the view to Morocco. In the north of Bolonia you can visit the ruins of Baelo Claudia which is one of the best Roman urban architecture.
Beside those attractions you can find some bars a few chiringuitos, horse riding, hiking/climbing and surfing schools, Bolonia remains the perfect place for travelers looking for peace and tranquility.
Tarifa is a small town on the most southerly coastal point of the mainland in Spain. Reachable in about 20 minutes by car from our Yoga Villa. The sweet old town has many cozy shops and cafés. The narrow streets, white washed houses, beautiful flowers, typical Andalusian courtyards with bright blue doors and window frames, are just incredible! In the charming village you’ll get lost quickly in its small streets and suddenly be standing in a beautiful square.
Its a must visit during your holiday to soak in the cool surfer vibes. You will meet diverse people, visit stylish surfer store and grab a drink at cool hipster cafés and bars. Enjoy the super tasty tapas and the best Spanish house wine in one of the local Restaurants and don’t forget to taste the red tuna which is famous for this region - a real treat!
There are organized day trips to Morocco/Tangier. The ferry departs several times a day every two hours and costs around €66. Once you get there, you’re in a completely different world! The city has almost one million inhabitants and offers many beautiful sights and sounds, especially the beautiful old town right at the harbor! Get inspired by a new culture and food and fill your kitchen with new spices.
Please ensure your passport is valid for a minimum of 6 months after your trip.
El Palmar / Caños de Meca
Two amazing villages reachable within 45 min car drive. El Palmar is known for wave surfing and has great beaches, surf shops and little fish restaurants. Learn how to surf in a great environment. Caños de Meca is known for kite and windsurfing when the wind is strong in Tarifa. There is a nice walk towards the lighthouse with pictures of the Battle of Trafalgar that took place there.
Other places you can visit
- Vejer de la Frontera
Sports and activities
- The Andalusian area is highly known for its horses. Spend some time riding the famous Andalusian horses to check the beautiful surroundings of Tarifa
- The mountains and hills in the background, gives the perfect conditions to go rock climbing, bouldering hiking and mountain biking all year long (you can do it just around our Villa) Tarifa is the top 1 Destination for climbing in Europe
- Thanks to Poniente and Levante, Tarifa is the Kitesurf and Windsurf Mecca of Europe.
- Sometimes you can go wave surfing in Tarifa. The better surf spot which gets more swell is in El Palmar (45 minutes by car from Bolonia)
Enjoy the delicious tuna, the Spanish paella and tapas in one of the local restaurants. They are delicious - get our personal recommendation on site.
Vegetarian and Vegan Food
- Tarifa Eco Center, Vegetarian Restaurant
- Vegan Winds in Tarifa
- Chilimosa, vegetarian take away and restaurant. Small, cozy and delicious with fresh ingredients