Dénia: a jewel of the Costa Blanca coast

Torre del Gerro, Dénia. Photpgraph by Irina Shutko
Torre del Gerro, Dénia. Photpgraph by Irina Shutko

Dénia is a small coastal town situated in the province of Alicante, a part of the stunningly beautiful Costa Blanca coastline in Spain. It’s a magnificent place to take a holiday that has something to appeal to everyone.

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Dénia is a truly historic city, and evidence of its rich and varied history can still be explored today, with its Castle and Archaeological Museum a must-see. There are numerous ruins, beautiful old buildings – including several intriguing hermitages and the famous Torre del Gerro lookout tower – and a variety of fascinating stories to be told.

So, for those who value a strong culture and want to immerse themselves in the history of a city, Dénia is the place to be.

A beautiful location with a marvellous climate

Though there’s a strong connection to the city’s past, Dénia is a place that is always looking to the future.

Those who want to enjoy high quality restaurants, attractions, bars and local clubs will find all of that and more besides in this UNESCO “Creative City of Gastronomy”. Feasting on the local Mediterranean cuisine, such as the famous red shrimp, is an experience to remember.

Golfers, sportspeople, and those who like to enjoy activities on their holidays will also find plenty to enjoy, with a stunning 27-hole golf course at La Sella, designed by José María Olazábal, and various options for climbing in the region.

There is also a variety of water-sport locations throughout the town’s marina and extended coastline, with options to enjoy kayaking, paddle surfing, scuba diving and much more. Whatever your preference, the marvellous weather offers the perfect environment to enjoy these outdoor sports.

A jewel of the Costa Blanca coast

One of Dénia’s most recognisable features, however, is just its sheer beauty. You have the stunning coastline to explore, as well as the historic city itself, along with the surrounding countryside, such as the Montgó Natural Park with its popular hiking trails.

All of this can be explored on foot, by rental car, or by one of the regular excursion services that run throughout the city.

Dénia is also an attractive place to visit because of its typical Mediterranean climate, which sees long warm summers and short yet mild winters, with even January daytime temperatures averaging a comfortable 15 degrees Celsius. So, whichever time of year you visit, you’re guaranteed to enjoy the weather.

It’s a fantastic holiday location for people of all ages, whether you’re young or old, single, married, or taking the whole family – everyone will find something to enjoy in Dénia, no matter what they look for in their ideal holiday.

If you want to visit somewhere truly unique and full of historic natural beauty, Dénia makes for a compelling choice.

Visit the Dénia tourism website at http://www.denia.net/en.

Photo credit: Irina Shutko

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