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foto With a coast line of 23 km, El Campello offers a varied and attractive coast. Next to the port and in the old fisherman’s area, the Carrer la Mar beach, regenerated with fine golden sand, runs parallel to the pedestrian promenade. This promenade, together with the port walk, form the leisure and entertainment centre. Finally Muchavista beach extends to the south along more than 3 km before merging into San Juan beach. And at its extreme north there are cliffs and secluded coves with translucent waters.

The defence and preservation of our coasts has received the blue flag recognition, and thanks to the environmental management system of the Beaches and coves hold the ISO 14.001 and ISO 9.001 Certifications for the environmental quality, for the quality of its waters, the upkeep and cleanliness of its surroundings and for its services and facilities.

This extensive collection of beaches, together with some exceptional climate conditions throughout the year make this enclave an ideal place for doing all kinds of water sports developed by the Club Náutico and association and businesses specialising in fishing, scuba-diving, windsurfing, … see link.

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PLATJA DE MUCHAVISTA
Muchavista beach is an extensive and long fine, golden sand beach with an extension of 3300 meters and 80 meters wide. As with Carrer La Mar beach, it has received the Blue Flag recognition from the European Community.

It is located in a semi-urban area next to San Juan beach, a privileged location for bathing, doing water sports such as windsurfing and walking or running along its pedestrian promenade more than 3 kms in length, which runs next to the modern and convenient tram line which links Alicante and El Campello every 30 minutes. It also has an “accessible beach”, section for people with reduced mobility.

During the summer months it offers a complete programme of activities such as cinema, sports, beach library, playroom,… which, together with its tourist installations and infrastructures, make it a suitable destination for all tastes.

foto Singular Point: Racó de la Zofra (Zofra Corner)

In the northeast corner, we find that the fusion of this stretch of coast with the beach Muchavista, form a beautiful place where small boats are resting on the edge.

Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stops: Carrabiners, Muchavista, Les Llances, Fabraquer and Salesians.
By bus 21 (from Alicante along the coast): Bus Stops: Avenue Jaime I El Conquistador.

Services:
  • Sea Promenade
  • Walkways
  • Surveillance and lifesaving
  • Water sports
  • Bins
  • Rent service of hammocks and parasol
  • Restaurants
  • Sea state flag
  • Public Telephone
  • WC
  • Sports Facilities: Volley nets.
  • Foot bath
  • Accommodation
  • Chiringuito
  • Car park Area
  • Tram and Bus
  • Children’s Games
  • Beach suitable for disabled people (with reduced mobility)
  • Library Beach and Playroom


Coordinates:
  • Latitude: 38º 24´ 18”
  • Longitude: 0º 24´ 13”


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PLATJA PUNTA DEL RIU
At the end of the promenade, near the mouth of the Rio Seco, you can find the “Punta del Riu” Beach where, in the late 19th. Century, the first shipyard was built. This was the germ of a fishing industry emerging that led to El Campello to be one of the most important fishing fleets in the Mediterranean. The memory of that fleet still stands thanks to the fishermen brotherhood because they held an auction of fish to the public from Monday to Friday afternoon all along the year.
*Area for the presence of animals during the period from all along the year.

Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: Pla Barraques
By bus 21 (from Alicante along the coast): Bus Stop: C/San Bartolomé nº10 (in front of LIDL)

Services:
  • Bins
  • Accommodation
  • Car park Area


Coordinates:
  • Latitud: 38º 41´ 73”
  • Longitud: 0º 39´ 12”


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PLATJA CARRER LA MAR
The Carrerlamar Beach is the central beach of the municipality. Located next to the old fisherman’s area near ‘La Illeta’ watchtower, the port and Yacth Club, it is today the tourist centre of the town. It has a length of 1,850 m and a width of some 30 m. Recently regenerated, its sands are fine and golden, and the characteristics of its shoreline (shallow for a long stretch) make it perfect for families with children.

Along the length of its shoreline runs the El Campello Promenade this is very lively in summer and winter due to the multitude of restaurants, ice-cream parlours and businesses which are located there. It has received the blue flag recognition from the European Community.

During the summer, it offers all kinds of recreational activities, Beach Library, children's entertainment, etc. Special mention to the "“Virgin of Carmen Festivities",around the 16th of July, which is a emotional and traditional popular celebration in honor of the Virgin of the sailors. All of this, make a perfect holiday experience.

foto Singular Point: Platja del Trajo
This area, at foot of the 1st. sailor quarter, “El Trajo”, has among its attractions the presence of one of the parts of the sculpture known as “Monument al pescador” by Arcadi Blasco, 1991, that symbolizes the union of the sea with the people of El Campello.





Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: El Campello

By bus 21 (from Alicante along the coast): Bus Stop: C/San Bartolomé

By bus 20C (from Sant Joan): Bus Stops: C/San Bartolomé

Services:
  • Promenade
  • Walkways
  • Surveillance and lifesaving
  • Sea state flag
  • Public Telephone
  • WC
  • Foot bath
  • Tramway
  • Restaurants
  • Children´s Games
  • Suitable Beach for disabled people (with reduced mobility)
  • Water sports
  • Bins
  • Rent service of hammocks and parasol
  • Restaurants
  • Accommodation
  • Chiringuito
  • Car park Area
  • Car Park (1,20€/hour)
  • Beach Library and Playroom
  • sports facilities
  • special areas (mentally handicapped)


Coordinates:
  • Latitude: 38º 25´ 29”
  • Longitude: 0º 23´ 23”


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LA ILLETA DELS BANYETS
We call “Illeta dels Banyets” all the swimming area located around the Arqueological Site of “La Illeta dels Banyets”, It consists of a rocky platform and a small creek stone that link artificially the site to the mainland. It is a perfect place for diving.




foto Singular Point: La Bassa de la Reina
Behind the Yacht Club, la Bassa de la Reina (pool of Queen) is located next to the Arqueological Site of “La Illeta dels Banyets”. It is a rocky platform who is surrounded of a beautiful legend that tells how people believed that it was a swimming pool for a Muslim Queen, when the Muslims lived here,… However, it is a Roman fish farms, where nowadays you can enjoy a clean and crystalline water.

CBesides, this place havs a Snorkel Route “Los Baños de la Reina”, to everybody who likes diving and knowing our marine flora.


Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: El Campello- Poble Espanyol

By bus 20C (from Sant Joan): Bus Stops: C/San Bartolomé (Urb. Mistral)

Services:
  • Bins
  • Restaurants
  • Accommodation
  • Car park Area
  • Water sports
  • Sports Facilities


Coordinates:
Latitud: 38º 43´ 19”
Longitud: 0º 38´ 22”



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PLATJA DE L'ALMADRAVA
Almadrava Beach is a small semi-urban beach 600 m in length. It is made of sand and pebbles and it is located very close to the Archaeological Site of “La Illeta dels Banyets”. It can be reached by a beautiful walk which runs along the coast, the “Voramar de les Escultures” three work of art by Vicente Ferrero.

Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: Poble Espanyol

By bus 20C (from Sant Joan): Bus Stops: Avenue Almadrava

Services:
  • Promenade with garden
  • Surveillance and lifesaving
  • Walkways
  • Sea state flag
  • Foot bath
  • Restaurants
  • Accommodation
  • Car park Area


Coordinates:
  • Latitude: 38° 26' 5”
  • Longitude: 0° 22' 56”


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CALA DEL LLOP MARÍ
Llop Marí Cove is a small beach of rocky. It is located in the north of El Campello, between l´Almadrava and l´Amerador Beaches. It is very nice to dive in due to its rich fauna, flora and geology. It has cavities with high environmental and landscape value.

Singular Point: La Cova del Llop Marí

It is a rocky platform that it was an old Roman quarry. It is a nice place to people who like diving and legends because it is told that Berber Pirates (they used to attack our territory during the 16th. CenturyI) accessed through this cave and saved their treasures inside the mountain “Cabeçó d´Or”.

Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: Poble Espanyol

By bus C-2 (from El Campello): Bus Stops: C/Cocentaina (Cementerio)

Services:
  • Bins
  • Restaurants


Coorditanes:
Latitud: 38º 43´ 94”
Longitud: 0º 37´ 72”



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PLATJA DE L'AMERADOR
Amerador Beach is a semi-natural beach of gravel and quiet water with 800 meters long and 20 meters wide.

We know this beach like “Amerador” because, yesteryear, farmers humidified the esparto grass that they collected in our different mountains like: Xixí, Ballestera or Les Puntes de Gosàlvez. This plant was extremely useful to make farm tools, utensils for household chores, and even shoes,…
Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: Amerador

By bus C-2 (from El Campello): Bus Stops: C/Cocentaina (Access to the beach)

Services:
  • Bins
  • Restaurants
  • Surveillance and lifesaving
  • Car park Area
  • Chiringuito


Coordinates:
  • Latitude: 38º 26´ 32”
  • Longitude: 0º 22´ 33”


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CALA NOSTRA
Cove Nostra (Our Cove) is a small and hidden creek of sand and stones, not very busy. Also this creek is known as “Cove Lleida” because it is located near the “Lleida St.”

Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: Amerador

By bus C-2 (from Campello): Bus Stops: C/Cocentaina (Access to the beach)

Services:
  • Bins
  • Car park Area


Coordinates:
  • Latitud: 38º 44´ 36”
  • Longitud: 0º 37´ 08”


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CALA DEL MORRO BLANC
Morro Blanc Cove is also known as “Coveta Fumá” by the neighbourhood. This cove of coarse sand has shallowness and offers wonderful conditions for spending a day in family.

Due to its clean water and its flora and marine fauna is a perfect place for diving.

Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: Coveta Fumá

By bus C-2 (from El Campello): Bus Stops: Plaza D. Carlos

Services:
  • Surveillance and lifesaving
  • Sea state flag
  • Restaurants
  • Public Telephone
  • Bins


Coordinates:
  • Latitude: 38º 27´ 8”
  • Longitude: 0º 21´ 13”


Cove Fine sand Info Public Telephone Water Sports Bus Tramway Surveillance and lifesaving Restaurant
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CALA D'ENMIG
D’Enmig Cove is a remote, coarse sand cove surrounded by two cliffs which help to create an intimate and peaceful atmosphere. Located in an area which is not very developed, it is easily accessible both by car and the Alicante – Benidorm Tram.

Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: Coveta Fumá

By bus C-2 (from El Campello): Bus Stops: C/Bélgica (Cove d´Enmig)

Services:
  • Restaurants
  • Telephone
  • Bins


Coordinates:
  • Latitude: 38º 26´ 58”
  • Longitude: 0º 21´ 36”


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CALA PITERES
Piteres Cove is a coarse sand and clear water creek. It is perfect for diving and water sports.

Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: Cove Piteres

By bus C-2 (from El Campello): Bus Stops: Cove Piteres

Services:
  • Car park Area
  • Bins


Coordinates:
  • Latitude: 38º 27´ 12”
  • Longitude: 0º 21´ 5”


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PLATJA DEL BARRANC D'AIGÜES
Barranc d’Aigües Beach is a natural beach, of stones and gravel. It is located in a natural protected park with great valour: “Platja de Les Llomes de Reixes”, at the foot of ‘La lloma de Reixes’ Watchtower.
*At the end of this beach, getting there by Llomes de Reixes Beach, theres is a zone where the presence of animals is allowed all the year round.

Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: Cove Piteres

By bus C-2 (from El Campello): Bus Stops: Cove Piteres

Services:
  • Bins


Coordinates:
  • Latitude: 38º 27´ 35”
  • Longitude: 0º 20´ 21”


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PLATJA DE LES LLOMES DE REIXES
This rocky beach of great value of landscape is located under the cliff and is culminated by the watchtower of “La Lloma de Reixes”. It is an ideal place for rest, admiring the landscape, diving, fishing…
*Billed as naturist beach.

Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: Cove Piteres

By bus C-2 (from El Campello): Bus Stops: Cove Piteres

Services:
  • Bins


Coordinates:
  • Latitud: 38º 45´ 92”
  • Longitud: 0º 34´ 04”


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CALA BAEZA
Before, this creek was known as “Cove la Merced” or “El Portet de la Merced”. It is a small cove of stone and crystalline water. , this place has a traditional air thanks to its endearing port.

Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: Venta Lanuza

By bus C-2 (from El Campello): Bus Stops: Ciutat de L´Alger

Services:
  • Promenade with garden
  • Car park Area
  • Children´s Games
  • Bins
  • Accommodation
  • Restaurants


Coordinates:
  • Latitud: 38º 47´ 27”
  • Longitud: 0º 31´ 89”


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CALA LANUZA
Lanuza Cove is a fine, golden sand creek situated next to the Merced port. Its calm water is much appreciated by families with children for swimming during the summer months.

Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: Venta Lanuza

By bus C-2 (from Campello): Bus Stop: C/Altea

Services:
  • Sea state flag
  • Surveillance and lifesaving
  • Walkways
  • Foot bath
  • Car park Area
  • Restaurants
  • Chiringuito
  • Rent service of hammocks and parasol
  • Bins


Coordinates:
  • Latitude: 38º 28´ 18”
  • Longitude: 0º 19´ 10”


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CALA DE LES PALMERETES
Les Palmeretes cove is a small natural creek of stones and gravel with crystal water. It is a perfect place for bathing, diving and/or fishing and besides, it is not very busy so that it has a lot of privacy.
It is known with this name due to its palm trees that grow in the entry of the creek.

Getting there:
By Tram (from Alicante): Tram Stop: Venta Lanuza

By bus C-2 (from El Campello): Bus Stop: C/Altea

Services:
  • Bins


Coordinates:
  • Latitud: 38º 47´ 71”
  • Longitud: 0º 31´ 21”


Cove Fine sand Car park Tramway Bus
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PLATJA DEL CARRITXAL
El Campello shares this cove with La Vila Joiosa. It is a coarse sand and gravel creek of a great environmental value.


Getting there:
By Bus C-2 (from El Campello): Bus stopp – Avenue Carritxal(from Alicante)

Services:
  • Bins


Coordinates:
  • Latitude: 38º 28´ 36”
  • Longitude: 0º 18´ 46”


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