Vejer is full of quirky shops selling Moroccan leather goods, jewelry, hand woven baskets, hippy chic clothing and much more. There are also local delis and wine bars for those wanting to purchase local wines, cheese, hams and other delights.
Enjoy a day out along one of Europe's busiest migration routes - see cranes, eagles, kites, storks, ibis, larks, vultures, as well as butterflies and much more.
Enjoy a relaxing trek through the pine forests or a rapid gallop down the sandy shores of the Atlantic coastline.
Sip sherry in Jerez
Visit one of the many bodegas (wineries) and sample the sherry, brandy and vinegars.
Whale watching Tarifa
Take a boat trip from Tarifa and cross the Straits of Gibraltar, sailing past sperm whales, pilot whales and dolphins.
Spend a morning at Alvaro Domecq's finca on the outskirts of Medina Sidonia. Watch how the horses and dogs herd the fighting bulls in their natural habit of the Andalucian countryside. Also enjoy an Andalucian and classic dressage show.
Canoe along the Bay of Cadiz
Rent canoes/kayaks or join an organised tour and cruise past flying fish and spider crabs.
Montenmedio Golf and Country Club
Just 5km south of Vejer the club offers an 18 hole course, driving range, equestrian centre, various restaurants as well as the NMAC contemporary arts museum.
Catch the turistic train from outside the tourist office. The journey lasts around an hour and is an excellent chance to visit the old and new parts of town without climbing the steep hills yourself!
Roman Ruins, Bolonia
The ruins of an original fishing village at Baelo Claudia date from the end of the 2nd century are free for visitors within the EU. Visitors can see the old salting factories which were used to make the garum as well as the remains of the baths, market and aqueducts.
Gourmet food market
Sample local delights in Vejer's gourmet food market - new for 2014. Various stalls selling local wines, cheeses, seafood, tostas, sushi made from the local tuna and Iberian hams.
Visit the neighbouring town of Medina Sidonia, once home to wealthy land owners and the Duke which led the Spanish Armada. Enjoy a pastry in one of the cake shops/cafe bars in the main square.
Caños de Meca
Enjoy a cocktail whilst watching the sunset over the Atlantic Ocean.
Catamaran to El Puerto
Catch the catamaran from Cadiz port across to El Puerto de Santa Maria, enjpy a spot of lunch and then sail back again.
Snorkel off the coast at Conil and witness canons and canon balls which date back to the Battle of Trafalgar.
Enjoy a delicious day out visiting the local fresh food market and then preparing a feast of gazpacho, prawns, fish baked in salt and other typical Andalucian dishes at a local cookery school.
Drive or take the bus/train into the capital of Andalucia. Visit the bull ring, stroll down the river passing the Torre del Oro, take a horse and carriage around the Parque de Maria Luisa or relax with a drink and tapas at one of the many bars.
Hire some bikes and cycle through La Breña National Park, taking in views over the Atlantic and towards Morocco as you go.
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