In a great plain, between lagoons, you will find the City of Torrevieja. Long time ago, it grew up next to a tower “La Vieja”,  from which it takes its name.  It is located 48 kilometers from Alicante and 50 kilometers from Murcia.

Perfectly communicated by bus and car through good roads and highways. With direct tranport to Torrevieja after a flight to the airport of Alicante.

Its extraordinary temperature makes this area of 85,000 inhabitants a Perfect place to enjoy holidays. An unlimited supply of activities and the celebration of numerous “fiestas” organized, by the City Council and by private entities, are the guarantee of a pleasant stay in this town.

This location is very famous due to its salty pink lakes, its huge street market, the water park (Aqupolis), its nightlife. All this features make Torrevieja a perfect destination for vacation. 

Torrevieja Weather 

The weather in Torrevieja is a typical mediterranean one. Hot summers and sweet winters cause average temperatures of 19-20 degrees every year; Practically no rain, even during winter, with limited excepcions on specific days. 

Torrevieja Beach

The city has splendid beaches: La Mata, Cabo Cervera, Los Locos, El Cura, Los Náufragos and Cala Pitera

 On the beaches Cabo Cervera, Los Náufragos and Cala Pitera, with the aim of advertising high quality services and achieve full user satisfaction, the townhall has reinforced the quality management system.

What to see in Torrevieja

Torrevieja’s Salt lakes and their production is one of the most important in Europe, so a visit to the “salinas” is essential. Two large salt lagoons are the particular hallmark of this tourist enclave. A place of high landscape and ecological value that will attract lovers of nature and photography. 

Even so, the main claim of the City are the beaches. From north to south, its coastal strip begins at the popular fine sand beach of  La Mata;. Between Cabo Cervera and the tip of Salaret, you will find a series of small rocky coves: El Mojón and Las Zorras.

But the most popular ones have always been playa de Los Locos and playa Del Cura, both of fine sand.

Apart from this, the places of bigger interest to visit are: La Torre del Moro, La Torre de la Mata, the mentioned "salinas" of Torrevieja, the Natural Park of Las Lagunas de la Mata and Torrevieja, the Church of La Inmaculada Concepción, the Sacred Heart Church of Jesus; and the museums Maestro Ricardo Lafuente and of the Sea and of the Salt. Finally we could visit the Eras de las Sal Campus, the Casino and the Nautical Club.

Things to do in Torrevieja

Torrevieja City shows of thanks to its abundant “Fiestas”. 

  1.  The year begins with the Cabalgata de Reyes and with the Carnival. 
  2. In May the multitudinous May Fair is celebrated. 
  3. In June the Bonfires of San Juan, where the beaches are filled with little fires and parties. 
  4. In August takes place the contest  of Habanera, very known outside our borders.
  5. In October the party moves to its most famous district, "La Mata".
  6. In December they honor their patron La Purísima Concepción.

Gallery Torrevieja


Tourist Information

Tourist Info Torrevieja
Paseo Vista Alegre s/n
96 570 34 33 

Tourist Info Torrevieja Centro
Ayuntamiento de Torrevieja
Plaza de la Constitución s/n
03181 Torrevieja  
96 571 02 50 Ext. 0111   Town Hall

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