This town has grown enormously over the last decade with many nationalities enjoying the surroundings and close proximity to the beaches and international airport. The town has always been famous for the Spanish Air Force Academy with King Juan Carlos stationed here in his youth.
In the centre of town you will find a beautiful church and square as well as a historic military museum, a large selection of shops, bars and restaurants. On the edge of town is a new commercial area with a large supermarket as well as eateries and bars.
During July and August San Javier is host to the International Festival of Theatre, Music and Dance when world renowned artistes have played at both indoors and outdoor arenas.
Wednesday is street market day where you can sample the local produce and enjoy the atmosphere of a typical Spanish market and atmosphere.