Have you heard of the new European California? Would you like to see the secret and magical Penyal cove and diving next to waterfowl? And to enjoy an awesome natural environment next to the salt lake inhabited by flamingos? To enjoy family vacation in Calpe is much more than you can imagine and this will be an unforgettable memory.
Family vacation in Calpe
You will find the beaches for all the tastes, crowded familiar beaches and small isolated coves with its boulders. A place filled with small oases full of charm.
Calpe has a great history, the Romans chose it as a commercial enclave for its abundant fishing and its valued salt. Even today, it is possible to enjoy the vestiges of this urban settlement.
In its historical center, placed on a hill, you will find beautiful and boisterous narrow streets with small houses with facades full of color decorated with flowers that smell of summer. Do not miss the remains of the wall that so many times defended from the attacks of pirates and Muslims.
Any season is perfect to spend family vacation in Calpe, because it has a soft and pleasant temperature. Even in winter you will be able to enjoy multiple outdoor activities.
To spend the holidays at the foot of the Nature Reserve is a privilege within the reach of everybody, that undoubtedly will appeal to the whole family.
The perfect accommodation
The apartments complex Costa Blanca Melior is a great choice for spending family vacation in Calpe. Its apartments have a perfect location, very close to the beach and from all the services that you could need. From less than 300 euros a week, you can enjoy wonderful views from the terrace of its apartments. Provided with a complete and high-quality equipment which will make you feel comfortable both in summer and in winter. You will come back again and again.
What to eat
If you think about the kids-friendly restaurants, the offer in Calpe is quite wide and varied. If you prefer the center, there are restaurants where you can taste delicious grilled meats, vegetables and pizzas with prices ranging from 8 to 30 euros. El Santo and Los Dos Cañones, both in the old town, are recommended.
Eating at the refreshment stalls is a good option, even a seafood platter in the less crowded beaches, they have very accessible popular prices.
What is the cost of public transportation?
To arrive in Calpe by trolley car from Alicante costs between 5 and 9 euros, but it takes more than two hours. By taxi, it would cost us more than 100 euros. From the airport you can arrive by bus or by train with a cost from 8 to 12 euros.
To entertain and more
There are a lot of excursions or mini-cruises you can enjoy during your family vacation in Calpe. For example you can travel by ship to Calpe, Altea, Benidorm and Alfaz del Pi enjoying wonderful views for 25 euros adults and 17 children.
You can spend a whole day on the board of a catamaran with barbecue and option to go snorkeling for 65 euros adults and 43 children.
The little ones at Family Park in Calpe will love it. You can pay for the attractions or buy a virtual bracelet for less than 20 euros.
The museums offer is not large, but you can enjoy exhibitions and visit the Casa de la Senyoreta Museum for free.
You can’t miss the unique ecological walk that along with the coast takes you from the Fossa beach up to Benissa through fascinating coves and cliffs. The Rock of Ifach, with its singular and varied flora, will be an immutable witness.
You’ll simply fall in love. Enjoy family vacation in Calpe.