Costa Blanca Tourist Guide


costa blanca guideOne of the most popular and longest established holiday resorts in Spain, Costa Blanca boasts beautiful beaches that catch the sun all day long. The area includes numerous small resorts inviting you to explore, as well as the large and popular Benidorm with its attractive twin bays of Levante and Poniente.

Superb «Terra Mitica» theme park, a fascinating journey through the mystery of five of the most ancient and legendary civilizations in the Mediterranean Sea, is an absolute must for families.

Benidorm itself was developed from a tiny fishing village. It is one of the cleanest resorts in the Med. High-rise buildings will greet you but don’t forget to visit the attractive old town.

Packed with activities, nightlife and sun scorched beaches Benidorm makes it impossible for you to have anything less than a great holiday.


You can generally expect good weather with the lowest average temperature being about 70°F (20°C) and the average highest temperature being around 85°F (28°C).

Things to do and see in Benidorm (Costa Blanca)

Benidorm is a haven for activities of all types for all people Benidorm has a variety of beaches the best being the award winning blue flag beaches Levante and Poniente.

Benidorm is crammed with bars and restaurants serving food from fish and chips to bratwurst and paella.

Terra Mitica theme park, with its selection of rides and shows, right on your doorstep. Two beautiful beaches stretching from Cala Finestrat to Rincon de Loix.

Trips and excursions

  • Benidorm marina offers trips to Calpe
  • Try a different way to explore the sights, the Lemon Express Mountain Railway Tour
  • Triangle shaped Benidorm island now inhabited by hens, peacocks and other species of bird
  • Visit the bustling town of Altea


Benidorm has over 27 registered discotheques and numerous styles of bars from Spanish to English. However if you are looking for something that little bit different the Country Western Saloon offers a fun filled night western style.

To get around you can use the disco train. For the older generation, visit one of the many bingo clubs in Benidorm.