If you decide to visit Valencia, one of the reasons why many tourists go is because of its magnificent beaches.
The great city of Valencia has the privilege of having beaches very close to the city center, some that you can walk to and others that are not too far away and can be reached by car or public transport.
Here is a small list of our favorite beaches in Valencia and surroundings.
Playa de las Arenas, an urban beach in Valencia
Las Arenas beach is characterized by being in one of the best leisure areas in Valencia as it brings together numerous restaurants, hotels and cafes, pubs, discos, ice cream parlors, etc.
It is one of the most important centers of the city since the Paseo de Neptuno meets all the essential conditions to have a complete experience.
You can play sports, ride a bike or walk, you can see the best hotels to stay in, there is an extensive range of bars where you can spend the morning and everything with views of the Mediterranean where you can swim and cool off on a hot summer day.
La Malvarrosa Beach, the best known
La Malvarrosa Beach is located north of Las Arenas. This beach is characterized by its fine sand that makes it the most pleasant urban beach.
The beach that we will see is really wide and very open. There are many services that we can find and enjoy them.
Due to its large space, numerous activities are usually carried out in which anyone can participate. Near the beach is the Vicente Blasco Ibáñez House-Museum, as a cultural point to keep in mind if you go to the beach.
Another important feature is that every year there is an air festival in which we can enjoy the participation of planes from all over Spain, including international ones and the army.
This beach is very close to the City of Arts and Sciences.
The beaches of the Albufera Natural Park
If you prefer beaches far from the city center, near the Albufera Natural Park you will find many other different types of beach.
On the beach of Pinedo Pueblo, which is south of the Port and the Club Náutico de Pinedo, we will find another traditional beach.
It has a length of 1500 meters and a width of 32 meters. We will find many different types of services and several good category restaurants.
At La Devesa beach we will find a completely wild beach where we will find a lot of vegetation.
It is located in the heart of the Albufera Natural Park and is the only really wild beach in the municipality. It has an extensive length of 5 kilometers and is located in the area of greatest protection of the Master Plan for the Use and Management of the Albufera Natural Park.
Without a doubt, it is one of the most natural destinations to visit of the beaches that Valencia offers.
El Saler Beach, one of the best
El Saler Beach, which is also in the heart of the Albufera Natural Park, borders L’Àrbre del Gos beach and La Garrofera is to the south.
The length of this beach is 2600 meters, it has fine sand that delights all visitors, it has a vast expanse of pine forests and it is one of the most popular beaches in the entire area.
In Valencia there are many other beaches that you will surely love. You just have to go to discover them.