The southern-most point in Europe, Tarifa is a magic setting overlooking the coast of Africa. Surrounded by two natural jewels - "El Estrecho" and "Los Alcornocales" Natural Parks - its landscape is a living testimony of the ecological values of this territory: an incredible mix of wild beaches, dunes, green mountains, archeological settlements and historical towns. The union of the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea gives wings to a privileged marine environment, home to an exceptional biodiversity of extraordinary interest. The climate of the area is characterized by mild temperatures and a dry season with total absence of rain. Tarifa is of the World's most popular destinations amongst windsurfers and a paradise for anyone looking to enjoy nature whether it is biking, hiking, diving, whale watching, bird watching or kayaking.