Find the perfect destination for sea and mountain lovers with sweeping views across the Mediterranean in Finestrat.
This Marina Baja municipality takes you, in just 6 miles, from the seashore to 1,410 metres (4625 ft) above sea level – the top of its most recognisable mountain, the Puig Campana, a symbol of Finestrat.
A unique place on the Costa Blanca for an amazing getaway.
Fall in love with peace, history and tradition in Finestrat. Its exceptional climate and its unique mix of natural mountain areas and stunning beaches make Finestrat the perfect place for a magical holiday.
Finestrat is the sea and mountain destination of the Costa Blanca. An ideal place to take a break from everyday life and enjoy nature and the beach.
Practise outdoor activities, savour the local cuisine and participate in its cultural tradition during festival season. Be surprised by Finestrat.
Finestrat’s proximity to the sea has attracted various Mediterranean settlers and civilisations throughout the years. Just take a walk through its beautiful streets to discover this charming town’s amazing history.
Stroll through the old town, visit the hanging houses or enjoy the views from the Castell de Finestrat.
Its popular festivals, traditional cuisine and surroundings make this place the perfect candidate for your next holiday.
Products from the mountains, surrounding fields and the sea define Finestrat’s delicious cuisine.
The restaurants in the area are divided between the town, where you’ll find typical inland recipes, and La Cala de Finestrat, where you can savour a range of fresh seafood dishes.
Dishes such as arròs amb fesols i naps (soupy rice with pork, beans and turnip), pebrera tallada (vegetable and fish stew) and coca boba (sponge cake) are a great introduction to Finestrat’s cuisine. Finish off with some of Finestrat’s famous sweets like arrop amb talladetes (a sugar free dessert made out of grape syrup) – bound to leave a great taste in your mouth.
A 1,000 foot stretch of sand and the sparkling waters of the Mediterranean – that’s the view you’ll enjoy as you approach the Cala de Finestrat.
This charming and easily accessible beach is perfect for having a swim, sunbathing and practising water sports.
You’ll also find a great selection of restaurants where you can savour typical dishes from the local cuisine, have a snack or enjoy a cocktail at the end of the day.
Finestrat’s location and sunny climate make it an excellent spot to enjoy a wide variety of outdoor activities all year round.
If you’re a walker or a cyclist, you’ll love the local routes that run through the picturesque countryside.
Finestrat is also very well-connected with the most famous nearby towns, including Benidorm and Villajoyosa.
There’s so much to do and see in Finestrat. Spectacular scenery, a warm climate, time-honoured traditions – Finestrat’s got everything you could want for a dream getaway any time of year.
Get in touch with nature doing your favourite outdoor activities, take a dip in the Mediterranean and visit local restaurants to get a taste of the local cuisine.
If you’re lucky, you might get a chance to see some of the famous festivals the municipality celebrates throughout the year, like El día de la Ereta at Easter, Sant Blai, Sant Antoni del Porquet, the day of Sant Bartomeu or La Nit de Sant Joan. These events are a must if you’re visiting the area – the perfect opportunity to learn more about Finestrat’s rich culture and traditions.