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Travel Guide of Torrevieja in Spain by Influencers and Travelers

Torrevieja or Torrevella is a seaside city and municipality located on the Costa Blanca in the province of Alicante, on the southeastern Mediterranean coast of Spain.

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1 - Club Náutico Marina Internacional

Moraira is a small, upmarket Spanish coastal town, part of Teulada municipality, in the Marina Alta comarca, 80 km north of Alicante and 100 km south of Valencia.

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2 - Playa del Cura

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3 - Parasailing in Torrevieja

   14 km away

Enjoy a 15 min parasailing flight in Pilar de la Horadada, near Alicante and Torrevieja. You will feel the adrenaline of flying with Mediterranean Sea views. Pilar de la Horadada is a municipality in the province of Alicante. It is located in the sou...

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4 - Guardamar

   11 km away

Guardamar del Segura or briefly Guardamar is a municipality of the province of Alicante located at the mouth of the river Segura in southern Valencia, Spain. It is a Mediterranean resort, with a large pine forest abutting an 11-km-long white sand beach.

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5 - Tabarca

   27 km away

Tabarca also known in Valencian as Nova Tabarca and Illa Plana, and in Spanish as Nueva Tabarca and Isla Plana, is an islet located in the Mediterranean Sea, close to the town of Santa Pola, in the province of Alicante, Valencian community, Spain.

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6 - Jet Skiing in Torrevieja

   12 km away

Enjoy a jet ski excursion from Pilar de la Hordada, Alicante, and get to know the impressive Mediterranean coasts of the area. You will be surprised by the amazing views you will have as you cruise along the sea together with a professional instructo...

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7 - Cabo Menor

   28 km away

La Manga, or La Manga del Mar Menor is a seaside spit of Mar Menor in the Region of Murcia, Spain. The strip is 21 km long and 100 metres wide, separating the Mediterranean Sea from the Mar Menor lagoon, from Cabo de Palos to the Punta del Mojón.

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8 - Elche

   30 km away

Elche or Elx is a town located in the comarca of Baix Vinalopó, Spain. According to the 2014 census, Elx has a population of 228,647 inhabitants, ranking as the third most populated city in the Valencian Community and the 20th largest Spanish city.

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9 - Via Ferrata in Alicante

   21 km away

Discover the Via Ferrata of Callosa de Segura, Alicante, known for its suspension bridges! Between Alicante, Murcia and Orihuela is Callosa de Segura, where one of the most recent via ferratas in the province of Alicante begins. Thanks to the multipl...

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10 - Murcia

   38 km away

Murcia is a city in south-eastern Spain, the capital and most populous city of the autonomous community of the Region of Murcia, and the seventh largest city in the country. It has a population of 460,349 inhabitants in 2021.

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11 - La Palma

   42 km away

La Palma, also San Miguel de La Palma, is the most north-westerly island of the Canary Islands, Spain. La Palma has an area of 708 square kilometres making it the fifth largest of the seven main Canary Islands.

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12 - Alicante

   43 km away

Alicante is a city on the Valencian Community, Spain. It is the capital of the province of Alacant, and a historic Mediterranean port. The population of the city was 330,525 as of 2016, the second-largest in València.

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13 - Alacant/Alicante

   43 km away

Alicante is a city on the Valencian Community, Spain. It is the capital of the province of Alacant and a historic Mediterranean port. The population of the city was 330,525 as of 2016, the second-largest in Valencian Community.

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14 - Port of Alicante

   43 km away

The Port of Alicante is a seaport in Alicante, Spain on the Mediterranean Sea used for commercial and passenger traffic. The port is administered by the Port Authority of Alicante.

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15 - Castle of Santa Bárbara

   43 km away

Santa Bárbara Castle is a fortification in the center of Alicante, Spain. It stands on Mount Benacantil.

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Why should you visit Torrevieja ?

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How to visit Torrevieja ?

To get to Torrevieja, the nearest airport is Alicante-Elche Airport (ALC), which is approximately 45 kilometers away. From the airport, you can rent a car, catch a bus, or book a shuttle service to reach your accommodation. The bus journey takes around one hour, while a car ride takes 30-45 minutes.

Before traveling, we recommend booking your accommodation in advance, especially during peak summer months. You may also want to reserve a rental car or shuttle service from the airport for a hassle-free arrival.

The overall costs of a trip to Torrevieja can vary depending on your preferences, but the town generally offers affordable options for budget-conscious travelers. Dining, accommodation, and activities can be found at a range of prices to suit all budgets.

Torrevieja boasts plenty of activities and attractions to keep you entertained. The best things to do include:
1. Relaxing on the pristine beaches, such as La Mata, Playa del Cura, and Playa de Los Locos.
2. Strolling along the picturesque promenade and the marina.
3. Exploring the natural beauty of Las Salinas, the salt lakes that surround the town and are home to flamingos and other wildlife.
4. Visiting Aquopolis Torrevieja, a water park perfect for families and thrill-seekers.
5. Discovering the town's history at the Museum of Sea and Salt and the Torrevieja Submarine Floating Museum.

For delicious dining options, consider trying these local favorites:
1. Restaurante Barlovento: A charming waterfront restaurant offering a variety of seafood dishes and traditional Spanish cuisine.
2. La Piazza II: An Italian restaurant with a wide selection of pizzas, pastas, and other Italian favorites.
3. Meson El Huertano: A family-run restaurant serving homemade Spanish dishes and tapas in a cozy atmosphere.

For accommodation, consider the following options:
1. Hotel Fontana Plaza: A modern and comfortable hotel located in the heart of Torrevieja, within walking distance to the beach, restaurants, and shops.
2. Hotel Masa International: A charming hotel overlooking the sea, offering a peaceful atmosphere and easy access to local attractions.
3. Apartamentos Marina Internacional: Self-catering apartments located in the marina, offering flexibility and convenience for your stay.

Off the beaten path:
For a unique experience, visit the mud baths at the nearby town of San Pedro del Pinatar. These natural mud baths are believed to have therapeutic properties, and visitors can cover themselves in the mineral-rich mud and relax in the sun before washing off in the Mar Menor lagoon. This activity is not only a fun way to spend an afternoon but also offers potential health benefits for your skin and joints.

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During the 1980s, the city, which today has more than 83,000 inhabitants, expanded at a dizzying pace, and thousands of Europeans bought houses and apartments there. Previously, the town lived off its salt marshes and salt production. Every year in August, the festival of Habaneras takes place, in memory of Cuba, the lost colony. Its streets are filled with Caribbean melodies.

Torrevieja (Spain) - this is a wonderful area in the southern part of the Costa Blanca, the White Coast. The mild climate here is beautiful. The dry winds of all living winds from Africa's Sahara Desert to Torrevieja cover the mountains of Granada and access the cold northern vortex blocking the Central Cordillera. Therefore, the thermal division was easily accepted by northerners. The average July temperature is just 25°C. A winter thermometer rarely drops below the 12°C mark. It is home to the largest community of people in Spain, which includes many migrants from our country. And in the suburbs grow huge citrus plantations. It also ranks first in Spain in terms of area and production. Citrus from Torrevieja collapsed on the table, not just locals, but dissent far beyond the country.

The fact that swimming is dangerous or even forbidden, indicates the flag - a yellow or red color. Del Cura is suitable for those who do not want to go further to the sea and the sun. This beach is located in the center of Torrevieja. However, summer is crowded. South of the center is Naufragos - a great place for active recreation. Along the northern edge of the city of Los Lokos stretches first, and then - the vast La Mata.

On the Paseo de la Libertad every half hour cruise ships go, which will take you directly to the foot of the Moorish tower. From the top observation deck of the Torre del Moro, which was built dating back to the XIV century, and has stunning views over the harbour. Torre de la Mata is located away from the city center. A lot of comments go to the local church Iglesia de la Inmaculada Concepción. On the square in front of the shrine are celebrations in the city. Torrevieja museum is free for guests. Reviewers suggest visiting the exhibition "Sea and Salt", which fully reveals the history of the production of this indispensable product. In the Palace concerts are held periodically, as well as a festival of Cuban music "Habaneras".

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