If you have planned to travel to Alicante, you must know some important places of tourist interest to enjoy the best of the city. Alicante is one of the most important coastal cities of the Valencian Community, for its beaches, its gastronomy and its many leisure options. In this article we talk about Postiguet beach, one of the most demanded and tourist in the area.
The Postiguet beach
This beach is one of the most important places of interest in Alicante and one of the most visited. It is located at the foot of the famous Santa Bárbara Castle and very close to the port and the urban and historical center. Its good location is a plus point, because in a few minutes you can be on the Explanada, one of the most atmospheric avenues in the city.
The beach is also very close to shopping centers, restaurants, shops and numerous types of places. Therefore, you can walk around the city center and leisure after taking a bath. Moreover, it is also a plus point that there are numerous parking spaces nearby, both public and private parking.
The Postiguet beach, 900 meters long, is fully accessible for people with physical difficulties. In fact, it has a bathroom area adapted for people with reduced mobility. It is a beach of fine golden sand, ideal for children to play without hurt, as can happen on stone beaches. In addition, its waters are calm and clear.
Thanks to all this, the beach has one Blue Flag, the award given each year by the European Foundation for Environmental Education to beaches and ports that meet specific conditions. In addition, it is a beach equipped with playgrounds for children to have fun, with hammocks in the summer and equipment and exercise machines. It offers many services adding to those already mentioned, such as showers, foot showers, a first aid post, etc.
The Gómiz promenade, which runs parallel to the sea, is ideal for a walk and enjoy the beautiful views of the sea. There you can eat, dine or have a snack in one of the terraces and soak up the good atmosphere.
We hope that you have liked our idea and that you have in mind the Postiguet beach when planning your trip and decide what to visit in Alicante. From our point of view, it is a beach of splendid quality and you should enjoy it if you spend a few days in the city, especially if you travel with children, as it is one of the best beaches for them.