Chipiona is a Spanish municipality located in the province of Cádiz, in the autonomous community of Andalucía, and a town of said municipality. In 2012 it had a population of 18 849 inhabitants that multiplies during the summer period. The superficial extension of the municipal term is of 32,92 km ² and has a densidad of 573,90 hab / km ². The villa is located on the Atlantic coast, at an altitude of 4 meters, between the towns of Rota and Sanlúcar de Barrameda and 60 km from Cádiz, capital of the province.
Population: 18.849 (2012)
Places of interest
Chipiona Lighthouse is the most emblematic monument of the town. It is the largest lighthouse in Spain, 3rd in Europe and 5th in the world. Its height from the base is approximately 69 meters, dates from 1867 and is located in the so-called Punta del Perro. It was built to prevent ships from having problems accessing the Guadalquivir River and colliding with the Salmedina Stone.
Puerto Deportivo: at the beginning of the 90s the construction of the Sports Port was carried out, located next to the mouth of the Guadalquivir, in 2008 it is submitted to an expansion process.
Sanctuary of Our Lady of Regla: The current building of the sanctuary dates from the beginning of the 20th century, built by the community of Franciscan missionaries, with the help of the Dukes of Montpensier. It has its origin in an old castle fortress of the XIV century, pripiedad of the family Ponce de León, who donated it to the hermits of San Agustín, in 1399, to turn it into a church.
Castillo de Chipiona: It houses the museum “Cádiz y el Nuevo Mundo”.
Moscatel Museum: Opened in 2012. Located in the Cooperativa Católico Agrícola.
Additional information about your transfer
We received you at the airport with a welcome sign and we took you to CHIPIONA. Later, when your vacation ends, we pick you up at your place of rest at CHIPIONA early enough to be at the Jerez de la Frontera airport in time for your flight back home.
We can offer you several optional extras to make your trip more comfortable: special seats for babies and children, drink service, luxury cars, English-speaking driver, etc.
Details of the Route
From: Jerez de la Frontera Airport (XRY)
Approximate duration: 27 minutes
Travel distance: 39 kilometers