Calpe is a wonderful resort with lovely sandy beaches
This part of Costa Blanca is known for its micro climate. This area has 9 months spring and 3 months summer, therefore it is always a nice place to stay. It has all the ingredients for a happy holiday, sun, sea, Blue Flag sandy beaches, mountains, water sports facilities such as diving, hiking, mountainbike trips, sailing, and walking. Do you like golf there are four golfcourses in the neighbourhood. Two golfcourses are direct in the neighboorhood La Sella golf course and Ifach golf. For your holiday on the Costa Blanca we offer you now several arrangements and activities. A car is a must to get the best out of your holiday..
Calpe has a number of wonderful beaches from big sandy blue flag beaches brimming with tourists to small little coves with beautiful golden sand or even pebble beaches. So the choice is do you want to sit on the beach with loads of others or do you prefer to be somewhere out of the way. The choice really is yours.
The Department of Tourism gave the five beaches of Calpe flags for their quality and at the same time three of the beaches were awarded the European Blue flag for their high standard. The three beaches to win the Blue flags are la Fossa, Cantal Roig, and Arenal.
Calpe is a town rich in history and culture and its strategic position on the coast has attracted many voyagers and settlers throughout history. Remains of Iberian tribes have been found around the town. Later, the Romans founded Calpe as a prosperous colony, whose main activity was drying and salting fish
Gunpowder, running street battles, fireworks and music fill the air in Calpe as the town reenacts the time when the Christians overthrew the Moors and reclaimed the land. This is a fun time of street battles, firecrackers and high drama to relive an important part of Spain, these "Fiestas" take place in October