Distinctive beach destinations that Spain is famous for benefiting from its location overlooking the Balearic Sea, Biscay Bay and the Alboran Sea, to be among the best countries in beach destinations. In Spain, an amazing array of charming beaches rich in live culture and unforgettable views. Continue our selection of the most beautiful beach destinations in Spain to live the vacation of a lifetime there.
In northern Spain, Santander is located on the Costa de Cantabria coastline. Although the city includes a historical center called Magdalena Palace, which was the summer residence of the King of the country, it is more famous for its wonderful beaches such as Playa de la Magdalena and Magdalena Beach. Playa Primera de El Sardinero beach is the most famous and most visited, and Playa de la Virgen is the quietest and has amazing natural beauty.
In the north of Barcelona near the French border lies the Costa Brava coastal region, where you find a group of luxury marine resorts, beautiful villages and a lot of fishermen. If you are looking for a traditional Spanish scene, head to Tossa de Mar. For those looking for a prosperous nightlife after an attractive beach day, choose Lloret de Mar, where you can practice snorkelling and swimming, then spend the best times in one of the many places to stay close by.
In the coastal region of Costa Blanca, it is located in the tourist area of Benidorm, par excellence, where you will find many tourists from Europe, the Middle East and others. This beach destination is filled with almost endless hotels, malls and other tourist attractions, especially the enchanting beaches. Two beaches grab the spotlight there: Levante, full of restaurants and shops, and Poniente, which is loved by locals and families.
A beautiful beach town on Fuerteventura, the second largest island among the Canary Islands. Marine sports lovers are fond of it, it has an ideal beach location for these sports due to the light winds that enhance the atmosphere of rowing, surfing, and more. For nature lovers, we advise you to head to Sand Dune Park, which is a great natural spot. It is reported that in Corralejo there are 4 main beaches, along with many cafes and restaurants.
In the past, this world famous destination was a small town with only hundreds of residents. Now it is one of the most popular beach destinations in the world. The old section of Marbella and the Orange Square are ideal locations for discovering historical architecture. The main attraction is the appropriate climate, wonderful beaches and prosperous nightlife. Playa de Alicate is one of the best beaches alongside Nikki Beach.
Tenerife Island is the largest among the Canary Islands group, where tourists visit it at all periods of the year to take advantage of its appropriate climate, its global beaches and its high-end services as it is a destination of the elite. It is also a favorite destination for marine sports. El Medano is classified as the best place to practice windsurfing in the world. As for Los Gigantes, you will be able to explore the seas and watch whales from the coast! For an unusual activity, head to Las Galletas beach and have a rare opportunity to feed stingray animals in their natural habitat.
In the far south of Spain lies the small town of Tarifa, famous not only for its distinctive beaches but also for its exceptional views, where you will be able to see Gibraltar all the way to the African coast through it. If you are interested in marine sports, you should head to Los Lances Beach, which consists of 7 miles of white sand, charming dunes and light winds that make the place suitable for windsurfing and kites.
It is not possible to talk about beach destinations in Spain without stopping Ibiza, which continues to attract tourists from all over the world. Among the most prominent parts of Cala Salada and San Antonio, where the wonderful beaches. The Cala Jondal beach is among the favorite beaches for tourists and for snorkelling fans, head to the ideal Cala Xuclar Beach.
Among the Canary Islands, Maspalomas has an exceptional location that makes it close to the African desert. So you will find beautiful sand dunes near the clear blue beach. Maspalomas beach is very close to the heart of the city and is visited annually by hundreds of thousands of tourists looking for an unparalleled natural spot.
The largest of the Balearic Islands is the magnificent Mallorca, which includes countless beaches characterized by turquoise waters, making it an ideal stop for beach vacation lovers. Magaluf Beach is one of the most popular beaches and is a magnet for lovers of swimming, but also beach walks, nightlife, dining and even shopping. As for the less crowded options, we advise you to Cala Figuera Beach, which is located between two mountains, and it has beautiful views, and you will not encounter many visitors there and you will get unforgettable moments.
A scene from Corralejo
A scene from the Maspalomas dunes
Distant view of the magnificent Maspalomas
Majorca is within the Balearic Islands
A night scene for the Costa Brava
From beautiful Marbella
A quiet spot in Ibiza
From the kite camp in Tarifa
Tarifa .. an ideal place to fly gliders and kites
Benidorm at night
Ibiza is a world famous destination
The beauty of nature in Tenerife
The magic of nature in Santander
Turquoise water in Corralejo