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ALICANTE BLUE FLAG LEADER

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The Alicante province is once again the leader in terms of quality beaches, having been awarded more Blue Flags than any other area in Spain with awards for 62 beaches, 13 marinas, 4 routes and 7 schools.

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Across the 19 municipalities that make up the Costa Blanca there were 71 candidates for the awards, with 62 Blue Flags being granted, whereas there are 125 Blue Flag beaches across the region and 586 in the whole of Spain.

Once again, Orihuela has the largest number of individual beaches to have been awarded Blue Flags with 8 beaches recognised, whereas Torrevieja retained their 5.

The inspections were carried out last summer.

The beaches awarded blue flags are:

Alicante

  • Sant Joan
  • L’Albufereta
  • El Postiguet
  • Saladar (Urbanova)

Altea

  • La Roda
  • Cap Blanc

Benidorm

  • Llevant
  • Mal Pas
  • Ponent

Benissa

  • Cala Fustera

Calp

  • La Fossa
  • Cantal Roig
  • Arenal Bol

Denia

  • Les Bovetes
  • Les Marines
  • Molins
  • Les Rotes
  • Punta Raset

El Campello

  • Carrer de la Mar
  • Mutxavista

Elche

  • El Altet
  • Arenales del Sol (Sur)
  • La Marina
  • Carabassí
  • Les Pesqueres-El Rebollo

Finestrat

  • La Cala

Guardamar

  • La Roqueta
  • Centre
  • El Moncaio

L’Alfàs del Pi

  • Racó de L’Albir

La Vila Joiosa

  • Varadero
  • Centro
  • La Caleta
  • Bon Nou
  • Paradís

Orihuela

  • Punta Prima
  • Cala Flamenca
  • Cala Bosque (La Zenia)
  • La Caleta (Cabo Roig)
  • Cala Capitán (Cabo Roig)
  • Aguamarina
  • Campoamor
  • Barranco Rubio
  • Cala Estaca

Pilar de la Horadada

  • Mil Palmeras
  • Jesuitas
  • Conde

Santa Pola

  • Calas del Este
  • Varador
  • Llevant
  • El Tamarit
  • Calas Santiago Bernabéu

Teulada

  • El Portet
  • L’Ampolla
  • Les Platgetes

Torrevieja

  • El Cura
  • Los Náufragos
  • Cala Piteras
  • Los Locos
  • La Mata (Sur)

Xàbia

  • La Grava
  • L’Arenal
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