With its sandy stretches of beachfront, Benidorm is an ideal location to enjoy outstanding holidays with all your family and friends. Considered by many to be the ultimate holiday destination, Benidorm is renowned for its seafront holiday rentals, lively nightlife scene, countless restaurants and array of shopping opportunities. Sitting on the east coast of Spain, Benidorm is visited by over five million tourists each year. A reason for Benidorm’s popularity is its golden sandy beaches which stretch for more than six kilometres. Benidorm’s most popular beaches are Playa del Levante and Playa del Poniente. Tourists to the region often suceed in finding their perfect Benidorm apartments near to these two beaches.
Benidorm is home to endless opportunities for engaging in water sports. Water-skiing, scuba diving, windsurfing, snorkelling and paragliding are amongst the most-loved activities for tourists staying in Benidorm holiday rentals. For those who wish to get wet without dipping into the sea, the Aqualandia Water Amusement Park is available and is home to waterslides, waterfalls and large swimming pools. Benidorm’s main tourist attractions include Terra Mitica, a large family theme park featuring a wide selection of rollercoasters and other such fast rides. Safari parks and botanical gardens are widespread in Benidorm, with many tourists staying in Benidorm holiday rentals choosing to take a trip to Mundomar Marine Exotic Animal Park, home to parrots, penguins and dolphins. Families also love to visit Vergel Safari Park, which is a short drive from Benidorm’s centre, and Cactuslandia, a colourful landscaped garden featuring in excess of 1,000 different species of cacti and succulents.
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Benidorm offers a notable number of art galleries and museums, many of which provide interesting information relating to the area’s history. The main museums in Benidorm are the House Museum, home to paintings and sculptures, the Wax Museum, which is packed with lifelike waxworks of well-known public figures, and the Agricultural Museum, which displays a working water wheel.
Fiestas and parties are common in Benidorm, with the area hosting an extensive calendar of events. The most popular events with those staying in Benidorm holiday rentals include the Feast of St. Joseph, which is held in March, the Bonfires of St. John, which are held in June, and the Benidorm Song Festival, which takes place in August. The opportunities for shopping in Benidorm are plentiful - from small flea markets and large shopping centres. Tourists may wish to find budget villas in Benidorm and spend the savings that they make on buying goods and souvenirs to take back home. Avenida Martinez Alejos, located in the Old Town, is a notable shopping street. Further fine shops can be found on Passeig de la Carretera and around Plaza Major. Another colourful and varied place to spend your summer holidays is Villas in France.