one of the main tourist destinations in
Calpe is a beautiful town which the Peñón belongs and worthy of its 11 km. of
seashore ranging from fine sandy strands, such as the Levante and Arenal
beaches, to picturesque coves, such as La Manzanera and Les Urques.
Things to Do & See in Calpe
Calpe is famous with its historical background, beautiful promenade, 11
km. of coastline, great beaches and coves.
The Mudéjar Gothic-style 15th-century Parish Church of La Virgen de las Nieves,
several sections or spandrels of the old medieval town wall and a large
fortified tower are the main sights of Calpe.
The summit of the Baños de la Reina (Queen’s Baths) is worth a visit at the foot
of the Peñón.
A day out at the Calpe beaches is one of the main attractions of the town.
Windsurfing and jet-skiing is popular at the La Fossa and Arenal beaches.
In addition; the bay of Les Bassetes is famous for its beautiful seabed
and crystal waters. La Manzanera and Les Urques coves also has a great
beauty and popular for sailing and scuba diving.
Calpe also hosts a sailing school and a scuba-diving centre in Puerto Blanco.