The most central beach in Torrevieja, El Cura is well worth a visit. Located between Punta Margalla and the northern dock of a large port, El Cura beach boasts fine golden sand and lovely scenery complete with palm trees. It has all the services you could possibly want for an unforgettable day out of the beach, so you don’t need to worry about a thing.
375m long and 27m wide, the beach has been recognised by a number of awards, including Qualitur, ISO 14000 (environment), ISO 9000 (quality) and the Blue Flag. While these recognitions are one of the factors that make it a favourite among visitors, it also boasts beauty and proximity to Torrevieja.
During your time at El Cura beach, you can also take a look at the monument dedicated to the cultures of the Mediterranean, known as Las Columnas, which is one of the most photographed sights in the destination. What’s more, Torrevieja promises all sorts of festivals, sports activities and areas of natural beauty that are well worth visiting, such as Lagunas de La Mata y Torrevieja natural park.
If you are visiting during the summer months, you will see El Cura beach turned into the venue of “Noche de Habaneras en la Playa”, which sees throngs of visitors eat dinner to the beat of habaneras. An incredible spot both day and night which is easy to get to, even by bus. So how about it? Come to the Costa Blanca to take a dip in the waters of El Cura beach.