Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Aldea del Mar, Spain your home away from home
Aldea del Mar is a popular tourist area in Torrevieja on the lovely Costs Blanca. Known for its white sandy beaches and clean waters, holiday rentals in Aldea del Mar are ideal for family holidays in the sun.
Things to Do in Aldea del Mar, Costa Blanca
Torreviejo is well catered for with plenty of shopping, restaurants and nightlife. It has its own football team and matches are played with great zeal and passion – well worth watching. The beaches at Mil Palmeras are ideal for family holidays with soft white sands and clear seas. Just south of your holiday rental in Aldea del Mar is the Mar Menor, an inland lake with calm, shallow waters. It is ideal for sunbathing, swimming, snorkeling and diving. Kite surfing, windsurfing, kayaking, sailing and pedaloes can all be enjoyed along with boat trips and dive excursions. For golfers the Club de Golf Las Ramblas and Real Club de Golf Campoamor are just two of the many excellent golf clubs in the area. Further inland, biking and hiking trails such as the El Pinar de Campoverde show the natural beauty of the area along the River Seco.
Places to Visit Around Aldea del Mar, Costa Blanca
The natural park of La Mata is nearby and the pools have many migratory birds to see including pink flamingoes and herons. The local museum explains the history of the salt lakes which still provide salt to much of the world. The tower of Pilar de la Horadada is nearby, dating back to 1899. The local museum has ancient coins, fossils and primitive tools. Torre de la Horadada, the nearby town, has modern plazas, good restaurants and a marina. You can stroll along the promenade in the evening, go shopping or people watch. Guadalest is a beautiful Valencian city in the mountains with an 11th century castle on a steep rocky crag. There are various museums there including the Micro-Gigantic Museum of Miniatures, the Motorcycle Museum and the Ribera Girona Museum. The ancient town of Cartagena is also worth a visit from your Aldea del Mar holiday rental.
Weather in Aldea del Mar, Costa Blanca
Holiday rental homes on the Costa Blanca enjoy hot dry summers with average temperatures reaching 32°C (90°F) on the coast during the day and a little cooler further inland. In the winter season daytime highs average 16-21°C (61-70°F) with a few more rain showers during the cooler months.
Travel to Aldea del Mar, Costa Blanca
The nearest airport to holiday rentals in Mil Palmeras is San Javier (MJV) International Airport at Murcia, 34 km away. Cheap flights are available from Ryanair, easyJet and Babybmi among other airlines. Alternatively fly into Alicante (ALC) International Airport which is about 42 km away, taking about 50 minutes to drive. A car is recommended for getting around.