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One of the best ways to explore the area surrounding La Manga Club is to hire a car using the resort's website.

Car hire in Murcia can often work out cheaper than using public transport and taxis, and ultimately it offers holidaymakers much more freedom.

Hiring a car enables holidaymakers to take in all the wonders of the stunning region, from the historical sites of Cartagena to the white sandy beaches of the coastline. It's also a great way to explore the small mountain villages and soak up some Spanish culture.

Groups of all sizes are catered for and holidaymakers can use La Manga's website to search for the best deals and suitable vehicles.

Aside from driving on the other side of the road, British holidaymakers should feel at home on Murcia's well-maintained highways and experienced drivers will have no difficulty in navigating their way around.

La Manga's website can compare the prices of more than 100 car hire companies throughout Spain and once a booking has been arranged holidaymakers can collect their vehicle at one of the region's airports.

Many holidaymakers prefer cars with an automatic transmission and these vehicles are also widely available.

The resort is located around 25 kilometres from Murcia Airport and is approximately 20 minutes away by car.

Holidaymakers travelling to La Manga are advised to follow signs for Cartagena and take the AP7 motorway. After continuing on this road for 15 kilometres, drivers can then take junction 800 and follow the signs for La Manga Club.

One of Spain's most popular holiday destinations, Murcia is home to more than 200 beaches and a host of cultural and natural attractions, including the famous Mar Menor, which is located beside La Manga Club.

The region also boasts more than 200 beaches and a number of national parks and countryside areas.

Some of the most famous sights in the city include the Cathedral de Santa Maria, which was completed in the 15th century and is one of the most impressive buildings in Murcia.

Cathedral de Santa Maria is located in the plaza del Cardinal Belluga and has several different entrance doors, as well as its very own museum.

The Baroque Cathedral is also worth a visit, as is the Almundi Palace and the castle of Monteagudo.

As well as visiting the region's historical attractions, those hiring a car can explore the countryside and national parks.

The Calblanque Natrure Reserve, which borders La Manga Club, is a must-visit attraction and holidaymakers interested in learning more about Murcia's ecological systems may wish to take a trip to the San Pedro del Pinatar salt lagoons, or perhaps venture to the Natural Park of Sierra Espuna or the Valle Nature Reserve.

There are also plenty of picturesque beaches to discover and holidaymakers hiring a car in Murcia can travel down the coast to destinations such as Mazarron Bay and Aguilas - both of which are home to miles of sandy, unspoilt beaches.

Visitors will find numerous festivals taking place throughout the year, with events such as the Easter Week Carnival and Spring Festival held on an annual basis. Dozens of festivals also take place every year in Murcia's small villages and holidaymakers looking to soak up some Spanish culture may wish to attend some of these.

Meanwhile, holidaymakers who do not feel confident enough to drive in Spain need now worry. Airport transfers can be arranged through La Manga Club's website and there are plenty of alternative ways to explore the surrounding area, with buses, taxis and bike hire all readily available.


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