The most "Instagrammable" Sites in the Region of Murcia
There are places that radiate a unique light, that dazzle you with their colours, and that you want to remember in your mind's eye, forever. Places that inspire, the kind we need to share with the rest of the world so that they know about the magic of their existence.
Get ready, because here we pay tribute to some of those who are bound to fill your feed with "Likes".
Cathedral of Murcia
The indisputable symbol of the city of Murcia and the focal point of countless photographs taken by all those who stroll through the Plaza del Cardenal Belluga. And it's no wonder why!
Roman Theatre of Cartagena
The past, present and future of Cartagena. Despite the passing of ages, this incredible monument continues to stun, from every possible angle.
Castle of Lorca
This monumental medieval fortress was used to defend the border between the kingdoms of Murcia and Granada. If you visit, you won't be able to help but photograph it.
Parque Regional Salinas y Arenales de San Pedro del Pinatar (St. Peter of Pinatar Salt Flats and Sandbanks Regional Park)
Home to flamingos, it features a unique landscape, with a harmonious combination of colours and surprising fauna.
Salto del Usero
Located in the town of Bullas, with truly unique surroundings. For good reason, it is considered one of the Region of Murcia's most beautiful natural spaces. No need for filters here!
Cabo Cope y Puntas de Calnegre Regional Park
Under sunlight or starlight, this regional park is pure magic.
Estrecho de Bolvonegro
Nature and fresh air in Moratalla. A gorge carved out by the power of water, creating truly surprising shapes and cavities.
La Cueva Negra
The views from the top are the greatest reward at these three caverns, where an ancient Roman sanctuary was once located.
La Huerta de Murcia
Fresh fruits and vegetables from here are exported throughout Europe. Nothing could be more natural.
Mirador del Alto de Bayna
There's nothing like a stroll along this walkway that seems to float over the valley to enjoy incredible views. This is one of the most beautiful lookouts in the Region of Murcia, and it is located in Blanca.
Every corner of the Region of Murcia oozes with art. Classic and modern. Do you like urban art? If you do, don't miss this route in the coastal town of Los Alcázares.
A Masterpiece of Graffiti by Kobra
The city of Murcia was the first place in Spain where the painter Eduardo Kobra produced one of his works of graffiti: a colourful portrait of Salvador Dalí. Impressive!
This bronze sculpture by Víctor Ochoa is a tribute to the victims of terrorism, and can be found on the esplanade of the Port of Cartagena. A must on Instagram.
La Venus en bicicleta (Venus on a Bicycle)
Located in front of the Almudí Palace in the city of Murcia. You can photograph it, or pose next to it. It's up to you!
El Rincón del Hornillo de Águilas
This park, with its sparkling mosaic of tiles, is pure inspiration. Its fanciful shapes and vivid colours will really fill your feed with life.
El Mercado de La Unión
The old public market of La Unión is one of the most outstanding examples of Modernist architectural in the Region of Murcia. Worth a photo!
Sun and sand
We could't live without our Mar Menor, and, with all the beautiful snapshots that it gives us, we couldn't live without photographing it either.
Being able to see the sunrise over one sea, and the sunset over another. Pure magic that spurs you to take pictures of unique moments.
Cuatro Calas de Águilas
A protected landscape in the Region of Murcia located in its south-west corner, on the border with Almería, where the sea and nature come together in perfect harmony.
You'll be seduced by this beautiful stretch of unspoiled coastline in Mazarrón, featuring a crescent shape so unique that you will just have to take pictures of it.
Beaches of Lorca / Puntas de Calnegre
It's easy to fall in love with the Costa Cálida with beaches like Puntas de Calnegre on the Lorca coast. Post it on your Instagram and you'll get a shower of emoticons with heart eyes.
Cabo de Palos
There are spots where the Costa Cálida exhibits an indescribable level of beauty. Such is the case in Cabo de Palos. Here all your photos will be imbued with a special light.
Like something from another planet
Erosiones de Bolnuevo
This unique landscape was declared a Natural Monument of the Region of Murcia in 2019. These impossible shapes have even served as the backdrop for videos.
Barranco de Gebas
You can stage your photos in this natural area in the Region of Murcia, or on the Moon! Feel love at first sight with this lunar landscape full of contrasts.
Sima de la Higuera
Located in the town of Pliego, its beauty and geological importance have garnered it a declaration as one of the region's Natural Monuments.
Barranco Hondo de Lorca
This site is located 4 km from Lorca's urban centre. Here you will find a striking landscape that is bound to wow you.
El Arco de Amalia
Near the Algameca Chica, in Cartagena, this natural arch is already well known on Instagram, though many have still yet to behold the stunning sight.
To take shots of the most pristine nature from unique perspectives, there's nothing quite like touring Mount Arabí, in Yecla.
Estrecho de la Arboleja
Located in Aledo, it is a corner of the Region of Murcia exhibiting an unworldly beauty, like something out of a storybook!
Cañón de Almadenes
This natural area located between Calasparra and Cieza is perfect for active outdoor sports and contact with nature. And also for taking some beautiful pictures.
Believe us when we tell you that the inland areas of the Region of Murcia are overflowing with charm. Here's proof: the Chicamo River as it passes through Abanilla - one of those landscapes that needs no filters.
Fuentes del Marqués
In Caravaca de la Cruz, where a picnic and a walk enjoying nature at its purest make for a great outing any time of year.
Sometimes you have to delve deep to discover new "Instagrammable" places