A seaside resort on the Costa Blanca, Benidorm is a popular destination for tourists and retirees due to its marvelous year round climate. The community’s tree-lined boulevards boast numerous shops and cafes that reveal the character of the Alicante region of Spain. The culturally diverse city has a vibrant atmosphere and an appealing nightlife as well as a variety of accommodations and points of interest. Consider these five popular attractions a reason to plan your Benidorm Holidays:
The city’s best asset is its four kilometers of Blue Flag beaches. The clean sandy beaches and warm waters of the Mediterranean draw people from all over the world. Enjoy the sun, sand and surf of the Poniente Playa and Levante Playa. You can relax on the crystalline sand or engage in a variety of water sports.
Aqualandia and Mundomar
The largest water park in Spain, Aqualandia contains numerous waterslides, river rapids, swimming pools and sunbathing areas. The adjacent Mundomar marine animal park showcases a variety of aquatic animals. Visitors are thrilled by sea lion, dolphin and other with live animal shows.
Terra Mitica is the largest theme park in Spain. The Mediterranean-themed park is organized by areas dedicated to ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome among others. Terra Mitica boasts thrill rides, such as roller coasters and flume rides, street entertainment and live shows. Younger children will enjoy the carousel, haunted maze and flying rides.
Terra Natura and Aqua Natura
The Terra Natura and Aqua Natura zoo and marine park display more than 1,500 animals in structures that resemble their native habitats. Visitors can pet a variety of animals as well as be entertained by several live animal shows.
In addition to a wonderful meal, guests of the Benidorm Palace enjoy one of the best Las Vegas style performances in Europe. The magnificent spectacle is a dazzling array of color and glamorous costumes as well as fabulous dancers and top artists from around the world.