El Campello is a charming holiday resort, located 30 kilometers from Alicante’s – Elche international airport through the highway A-7 and has excellent connection by train and tram that covers the Alicante – El Campello – Benidorm stretch.
With a coastline of 23 km, El Campello offers a beautiful natural environment and varied landscape. This rich collection of pearly white sandy beaches, coves and cliffs, coupled with a splendid climate the whole year, facilitates the practice of fishing, diving, surfing and all kinds of water sports.
El Campello still retains its air of a typical fishing village and has a rich historical heritage; you will enjoy events and celebrations:
-In Easter, the “Naucotur” fair, is celebrated on the promenade along the harbor.
-On July the 16th, the celebrations of the “Virgen Del Carmen, takes place with many activities.
-On July the 25th in the “Fireta de Sant Jaume”, exhibitions of traditional crafts and many activities.
-From the 11th to the 15th of October, El Campello celebrates the very popular week of “Moors and Christians”, with fantastic colorful parades showing their traditional costumes, live wild animals and the spectacular arrival in the port of El Campello.
According to the Trip Advisor the best places to eat out are:
La Fonda (Spanish and Mediterranean cuisine), Star of India (Indian cuisine), La Cova (Mediterranean and European cuisine), Restaurant Singapore Gardens (Chinese cuisine), El Grana (Spanish cuisine), La Vela (Italian and Mediterranean cuisine) and El Chiringuito (Mediterranean cuisine).
Golfers can play, on the Alicante Golf Course and in the town of Mutxamel on the Club de Golf Bonalba.
Locals recommend El Lobo Marino and the promenade in El Campello, the port in Alicante and Benidorm for a vibrant nightlife.