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Costa Blanca

The Mediterranean coastline that is located in the province of Alicante in Spain is called Costa Blanca. From the town of Denia to the city of Pilar de la Horadada. Costa Blanca includes an estimated of 244 kilometers where the beaches, coves and cliffs are the main attraction between the tourists and spanish visitors. Among the major cities in Costa Blanca we can highlight Javea, Calpe, Altea, Orihuela, Torrevieja, Benidorm, Villajoyosa, Alicante and Campillo.

Alicante Costa Blanca

Costa Blanca is a touristic town, the tourist infrastructure along Costa Blanca is ready for the most exquisite travellers, Costa Blanca has hundreds of hotels, resting places, restaurants, clubs, bars and the most varied entertainment centers. It's possible to practice all kind of sports, of course including water sports in any of the most popular cities including classes in diving, windsurfing or sailing.

Costa Blanca weather

The weather in Costa Blanca is perfect for our holiday, with almost the whole year of sun, an average temperature of 19.5 degrees Celsius in the year and mostly clear skies. Its mild climate allows the practice of outdoor sports and also makes us able to enjoy the beautiful and natural beaches.  There is a microclimate in Costa Blanca which makes the temperature mild during the whole year, you can check our page for the current weather in Alicante as example of the excellent climate.

The landscapes are beautiful, both the beaches and the cities, there are many things to do and places to visit, monumental, cultural and gastronomic tourism is a great option in Costa Blanca.

Things to do

Among the greatest attractions to enjoy in Costa Blanca  we must highlight the the valleys as the Vall d'Ebo, Vall d'Alcalá and Vall de Laguart, natural landscapes where we can relax and enjoy the fresh air.

In Gata de Gorgos, a nearby town, you can buy traditional handicrafts produced with esparto, palm and sugarcane. Near Guadalest you can visit the ancient castles, with an old history of wars and conquests, the recommended tour will include museums if the visitor want to know more of the history of Costa Blanca.

Costa Blanca is one of the favorite destinations for travelers when visiting Spain . Modern cities for those seeking modernity and mountainous areas near the sea for those who prefer the nature and the quiet places.

Featured places in Costa Blanca

Anywhere in Costa Blanca is possible to find a good coffee, a tasty restaurant and any place where having some fun. If the city is not your preference, the outskirts or the beach are ideal alternatives, there is an option for everyone to enjoy their holiday in Costa Blanca.

The most popular city for tourists in Costa Blanca, is the city of Benidorm, a tourist center, with all the requirements for the tourist to enjoy fully, either in nature or in the modern facilities. The tradition of fishing harbors, bays and coves are mixed with the warmth and friendliness of its inhabitants.

In Denia, another of the popular cities in Costa Blanca, we must highlight the monumental medieval castle, Denia has also an extensive beach with more than 2 kilometers long of fine golden sand with dunes and rocky areas.

For travelers who enjoy nature, Montgo Natural Park is a great choice, this park is located on the border of Javea, where old cliffs have been finely sculpted by winds over the time providing the visitor a beautiful landscape.

In Javea we can highlight its stunning bay, with its beaches where becoming lost under the watchful eye of the sun. The city has interesting museums and monuments, we recommend you to walk the streets and meet the friendly locals.

Another town to visit is Calpe, the most representative monument of the city is the Rock, considered the highest altitude rock on the Mediterranean area, is the biggest attraction of Calpe.

Regarding parties and celebrations, each of the towns of Costa Blanca has a wide variety of festivals, each of the towns with its own style. For those who like parties and nightlife, we can find small clubs and bars in the main streets, being Benidorm the best place where meeting a vibrant nightlife.

Costa Blanca hotels, known for their excellent deals always have something special for every type of tourist.

All  the above make of Costa Blanca an ideal destination for family or friend vacations.

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