is situated only 10 Km. North from Benidorm. The main
beach is called La Roda beach. It is right in front of the town, 1400 m
long and have a average width of 20 metres and have all facilities.
Expect the beach to be rather crowded. Parking for 100 cars. Access for
To the North you
find the Cap Negret beach. It is a gravel, sand beach of 1400 metres and
15 metres average width. This beach is les crowded. Parking is
To the South you
get to the beach Cap Blanc. It measures 1300 metres an is approximately
20 metres wide. The composition is gravel and sand. The beach has many
facilities inclusive access for disabled persons.
You can get there by bus or shuttle boat from Altea town.
The mild winter climate has made Altea a chosen place for Europeans
buying a second home. With the aim to live there part or full time.
In the surrounding hills you can see many developments.
The old town of
Altea is worth a visit. here you find many shops selling local art, and
hand made product.
Altea has a large
Yacht Marina with 1100 moorings