The picturesque white village of Nijar is located in the interior of the Cabo de Gata nature preserve. The village is made up of narrow labyrinth-like streets that are home to approximately 3000 inhabitants. Nijar is a 30 min drive from the beaches of Cabo de Gata and 25 minutes away from Almeria`s Airport. In addition, in the outskirts of the village there is a cactus garden and an old but stylish butterfly park. Nijar municipality, one of the largest of Spain, stretching from the Sierra Alhamilla to Cabo de Gata, with a straight-line distance of 16 miles, which gives an idea of the area covered and the diversity and variety of areas of interest that has to visit.