With turquoise water and fine sand, the coves of Moraira are full of charm. They’re the perfect place for a getaway to enjoy the ever-irresistible combination of sun and sea. They also provide the opportunity to do other activities that you’d like to have a go at, like water sports and bird watching.
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Beaches and coves in Moraira that you just can’t miss
The coastline of this town, which belongs to the municipality of Teulada, in the province of Alicante, is brimming with charm. You only have to visit the beaches and coves in Moraira to discover the incredibly beautiful natural landscapes that it has. Take note of some to visit during your stay. You can plan several excursions and even map a route through the places that appeal to you.
1. Cap Blanc cove
Cap Blanc cove, also known by its nickname Punta Estrella, is a virgin rocky cove that you won’t be able to resist. Although it lacks services, you will be dazzled by its tranquility. It’s not well-known, so it doesn’t welcome many visitors at any time of the year.
As well as being relatively quiet, this 150m long cove is perfect if you’re looking to go diving or do some fishing. You’ll also be able to see the entire setting thanks to the postcard views from the viewing point at the entrance. A unique outlook that definitely deserves a photo for sharing on your social media account.
2. El Portet beach
At this semi-urban beach in Moraira, you’ll see a blue flag fluttering, a high-ranking honour that certifies its quality, excellence and safety. This is its best-known feature, but not its only allure. It has other charms that will inspire you to visit it. These include the multiple services it offers throughout the months of July and August. It has walkways out to the sea, a service for renting canoes and kayaks, showers, security service, etc.
However, if you’re a nature enthusiast, why not enjoy a hiking route. Choose, for example, one that will take you as far as the Cap d’Or lookout tower, with its flora micro-reserve. It’s a worthwhile walk.
3. Ampolla beach
Its exceptional location makes it one of the most beautiful beaches on the entire Costa Blanca, as well as one of the most popular. In fact, this is the spot chosen by numerous groups of friends, couples and families with young children. And it’s no surprise since they have the chance to have fun with children’s entertainment options and free time during the summer season.
This urban beach has also been distinguished with a blue flag. It has many services, such as sports facilities, water skis, hammock and parasol hire, lifeguards, restaurants and catering establishments, showers, etc. Another perk is its accessibility.
4. Portixolet cove
In Moraira, Portixol beach stands out for being quiet, and for the various options it offers nature and sports enthusiasts. So, this small, hidden rocky cove is ideal for practising activities such as scuba diving, snorkelling and fishing. No doubt, three excellent options for an afternoon in this idyllic spot.
Another activity that will win you over throughout the year is bird watching, which you can do in this area. Prepare to find specimens of different cormorant species. They are some of the inhabitants of what is considered a flora micro-reserve.
5. Les Platgetes
This is the name given to two small covesconsisting of sand and rocks, which are joined together. Between them, they are more than 200m long and have a beach where a blue flag flaps, proving the quality it boasts.
The diversity of services that Les Platgetes bring together is one of the main benefits. It has lifeguards, showers, parasol hire and nearby you can find restaurants and car parking. Choose this beach if you’re looking for a place where you can sunbathe next summer while you enjoy the spectacular views of the sea or while you do different water sports.
Start to prepare your getaway to Moraira today
If you’ve been convinced that this is to be your holiday destination, start planning your getaway and don’t leave anything to chance. Choose the coves in Moraira that you want to visit during your stay, search out the best ideas, look up the main restaurants and book accommodation. The villas in Moraira are a very interesting option as they offer the chance to enjoy a wealth of comforts. There are several available to you to make your trip a memorable experience. We can’t wait to see you!