Algarrobo Saint John ‘s Day with Moraga 2023
The Day of Saint John in Algarrobo in June
Here is what you can find out about the Saint John ‘s Eve in Algarrobo:
- A few words about Algarrobo and this fiesta
- The dates of the Fiesta
- The programme of the Fiesta
- Where is Algarrobo?
- What to do in Algarrobo?
- Sleeping in Algarrobo
- Some useful links
A few words about Algarrobo and the fiesta
If you want to know more about the village, you can find all the information on the link visit Algarrobo.
About Saint John’s Eve
The Fiesta de San Juan, like many festivals, was originally a pagan festival, which was taken over by the Christian religion and has also become a traditional festival.
Dates of the Feast of Saint John
The Fiesta de la San Juan will be held on 23 June 2023 from 9pm in Mezquitilla.
Algarrobo is organising a big moraga on that evening.
A moraga is a traditional popular festival in Andalusia and particularly on the Costa del Sol. It is a beach party where you can enjoy espetos de sardinas, among other things.
Originally this party was held from time to time after the fishing nets were taken out of the water. The fish was grilled on the beach that evening!
Where is Algarrobo?
What to do in Algarrobo?
In the surroundings of the village, it is possible to find very nice activities:
- horse riding, on the beach or in the mountains
- diving in Nerja and Torrox
- guided tours (villages of Axarquia, Cordoba, Alhambra,…)
- via ferrata (Caminito del Rey,…)
- hiking (El Saltillo with the hanging bridge,…)
- canyoning (in the rio Verde,…)
- visit of caves
Use the following link to access all the activities to do. during your holidays. This link provides you with all the details of each activity.
Below, you will find live rentals or accommodation available in Algarrobo and the surrounding area
Some useful links
Here is the platform that lists all the main car rental agencies in Andalusia or more specifically at Malaga airport : book a rental car.
Discover the other ferias and fiestas this month in the area.
Find out all about the most spectacular fair of the year in the province of Málaga: Malaga Fair
And finally, here are some other experiences to do around Algarrobo
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