Torrevieja is an extremely attractive destination
with a growing reputation among discerning people who come from all over the world to enjoy the delights of a city strategically located among dream surroundings of high ecological and scenic value on the shores of the Mediterranean adjacent to the Mata and Torrevieja Lakes Nature Reserve.
This relaxed Spanish city in the province of Alicante is just 50 minutes from both the Alicante-Elche Airport and the Murcia Region International Airport and thus provides visitors with plenty of travel options to other parts of Spain or to Europe and the rest of the world. Moreover, Torrevieja hosts an outstanding range of activities: water sports, hiking, cycling and horseback riding, among others, as well as other leisure pursuits.
Meanwhile, it also makes a good base from which to visit other attractive places nearby such as the Palmeral de Elche, Santa Bárbara Castle in Alicante, the Island of Tabarca, Cabo de Palos in Cartagena or the Puente Viejo over the Segura River in the city of Murcia… there are options for all tastes.
The City Council, tourist centres and other organisations have websites that present a wide variety of leisure options and give good local advice on where to find the best beaches, restaurants and sports activities
Torrevieja City Council
Specialises in information of interest to citizens, news items and answers to your question about documentation, for example, how to get the European parking card, rules on occupation of the public thoroughfare and information on shops and hotels. Their website has sections on the Department of Education, foreign nationals and immigration, urban planning information and scenic, adventure or cultural routes.
Torrevieja Sports City
This space hosts all the sports that you can play in Torrevieja, including football, athletics, tennis, basketball, swimming, padel and many more. You can find the prices on the website. There are also complementary activities such as golf, sailing, diving, mountain biking, horse riding, paintball, karting and information on sports schools and sports clubs.
Turismo de Torrevieja
This website offers a wide variety of leisure alternatives in Torrevieja, a selection of the best coves, beaches, natural parks, hiking trails, mountain bike sports activities, running, water sports and more.
Torrevieja Tourist centres
This website provides information about centres that organise vocational training for job-seekers aimed at unemployed people in the tourism sector.
This site has sections on where to eat or have a drink, an events schedule, tourist guide, posters, cinemas, courses, workshops, hotel booking and rental cars, among others. It also provides information on painting and photography exhibitions, on-duty pharmacies and sports.