Tourism in Rota
The town of Rota is a Spanish municipality located in the province of Cádiz, in the autonomous community of Andalusia. Its geographical coordinates are 36 ° 37 'N, 6 ° 21' W. Its surface area is 84 km ² and is bordered by the cities of Chipiona, Sanlucar de Barrameda and El Puerto de Santa María. It is located at an altitude of 9 meters and 36 kilometers from the provincial capital, Cadiz. In the year 2009 had 28,516 inhabitants, with a density of 339.44 inhabitants / km ². It belongs to two associations, the Association of Municipalities of Cadiz Bay; 2 part since 19,973 along with the municipalities of Cádiz, Jerez de la Frontera, El Puerto de Santa Maria, San Fernando, Chiclana and Puerto Real, and the Association of Municipalities of the Lower Guadalquivir that comprise, among others, municipalities Northwest Coast.
Located along the Bay of Cadiz in the Atlantic Ocean coast, halfway between Portugal and Gibraltar, is eminently a city tour, a vacation destination for travelers from all over Europe. In low season, its main business activity is the fishing industry. In the municipality is located the Rota Naval Base.