Water activities in the province of AlicanteFebruary 1 the 2023
The Mediterranean Sea that bathes the Alicante coast is a clean and transparent sea. Very preserved. The Province of Alicante is the one with the most blue flags, a quality certificate from the European Union, in Spain.
To all this we must add that the Costa Blanca hosts nautical competitions and sports events throughout the year. The most outstanding, the departure of the Volvo Ocean Race every three years from Alicante, has given rise to a whole array of activities and facilities related to the race, such as the Museum that bears his name.
There are 25 yacht clubs and marinas, with more than 10,000 moorings, which dot the coastline providing top-level infrastructures that encourage the practice of these sports while becoming watchdogs for respect for the environment and the seabed. .
Getting on a jet ski or a canoe, canoeing or rafting, water skiing, kayaking or simply boating, are some of the options with which you can visit the most beautiful coves and beaches of the Costa Blanca, uniting the practice of the most demanding sports to discover the natural and cultural heritage of the province of Alicante.In addition, the Mediterranean is an ideal location to enjoy truly beautiful sea beds, some of them protected, such as the Tabarca Marine Reserve for diving lovers.
NAUTICAL CHARTER, SKIING AND JET SKIS
The 25 yacht clubs and marinas on the Costa Blanca provide excellent infrastructures and high prestige that give you the chance to enjoy both sailing and motor boats and excellent nautical sports equipment adapted to all tastes and demands. Also live the experience of spending unforgettable days taking boat trips or walks around the bay enjoying an incredible sunset or a tour of paradisiacal corners of marine flora and fauna.
DIVING, SNORKELING AND COASTERING
Immerse yourself in the warm, transparent and calm waters of our coast and enjoy diving.
You can practice from simple free excursions with light snorkeling equipment, to courses and guided dives by diving clubs.
Diving tourism on the Costa Blanca is a growing activity, as we have one of the most unique diving spots in Spain, it is the first Marine Reserve in the country. The Isla de Tabarca Marine Reserve, which means that the fauna and flora is very abundant and the the dives are spectacular.
On our coasts you will find coves and beaches with a variety of underwater routes where you can enjoy landscapes that impress due to the richness of their seabed. In addition, they are perfect scenarios to combine diving with coastering, a new adventure modality that allows you to explore caves, climb, hike, venture with jumps height to the water and start rappelling, all in a single tour. Pure adrenaline!
KITESURFING, WINDSURFING, PADDLE SURFING, KAYAKING AND FLYBOARDING
The strength of the beaches of the Costa Blanca is ideal for practicing sports that play with the wind such as kitesurfing and windsurfing, and the tranquility of our coves allows you to enjoy relaxing rides in kayaks or paddle surfing.
You can live the strong emotions in the "Cable-Ski" where you will glide over the water at high speed without the propulsion of a boat or trying the fun experience of the flyboard to the levitate and almost fly over the sea.