Cities in Spain: Javea
Javea – a small town and a resort center located in the north of the province of Alicante, on the shore of a wide bay, protected by Rocky Capes of San Antonio (San Antonio) and La Nao (La Nao). Javea is known for special microclimate, where the summer is preserved a pleasant, comfortable temperature, and in the winter months, the city is protected from cold winds around the surrounding mountains. The average temperature in the summer is + 30 ° C.
The coastal strip in Javea stretches for 25 km. In Javea there are large-ground and gravel beaches; All – equipped with sun loungers and umbrellas. Water sports are available on major urban beaches: windsurfing, water skiing and catamarans walks. In small bays created excellent conditions for scuba diving.
Sandy beach Playa de Arenal – Central and busiest beach in Javea. Playa de Arenal is equipped with sun loungers, umbrellas, dressing cabins, shower, as well as children’s playgrounds and beach volleyball zones. For 7 years, from 2003 to 2009., Playa de Arenal annually received a prestigious award "Blue flag". The length of the beach is 550 m, width – 80 m.
Cala Blanca pebble beach is located in two adjacent coves. The name of the beach comes from the color of the envelopes of the cliff bay. Calm Sea and a gentle descent in the water make the beach suitable for relaxing with young children. The length of both sections of the coast – about 300 m.
Pebble beach is located near Puerto de J&# 225; VEA, in the northern part of the city. Fish restaurants and bars stretched along the coast. Beach receives annually "Blue flag" Since 2008. The length of the beach is 500 m, width – 16 m.
On the city beach Primer Monta&# 241; AR Popular Water Sports. Beach Length – About two kilometers. The beach is predominantly large; About 300 meters occupies a strip consisting of small gravel.
Small Beach La Granadella is great for scuba diving. The beach is located away from the center, surrounded by pines. Since 2001, La Granadella has been awarded the prestigious reward annually "Blue flag". Beach length – 200 m, width – 20 m.
Kabo de la Nao Lighthouse (Cabo de la Nao) is located in Kabo de La Nao. Ambolo. Get to the beach is possible only on the boat. Pebble beach; Length – about 300 m, width – 10 m. On the beach is almost always low.
Javea – Resort, so along the coast are located predominantly villas and mini-hotels. Rent a villa, as a rule, can be either completely or partially (for example, one floor). Also in Javea there are several available campgrounds. The highest cost of accommodation – in August, in the peak of the season, when the population of Javea increases three times at the expense of coming tourists.
Javea, despite popularity, retained the spirit of traditional Spain; Orange groves and windmills spread around the city. In the old town of Curious medieval architecture: San Bartolomu Church (San Bartolomu) and Santa Maria de Loreto (Santa Maria de Loreto) and Nuestra Sera-De Los Angeles Monastery (Nuestra Secora de Los Angeles). The picturesque port of Javea serves as a pier for fishing boats.
How to get
The nearest airports are located as an hour’s drive from Javea, in Alicante and Valencia.