With a lenght of 7 kms, these beaches of fine sand, belonging to the town of Ayamonte, boast a tourist complex complete with everything necessary to enjoy an unforgettable holiday. The golf, tennis and water sports facilities are only a small example.
This is a town with a rich maritime flavour. Its extensive beach, 8 km. long, and the clemency of its weather have given it a great tradition of tourism, managing to triple its population during summer. It is very well equipped for aquatic sports.
A tranquil and very long beach, 22 kms long, belonging to the neighbouring town of Lepe, famous for its fruits (figs, strawberries, melons, watermelons, oranged, etc.). This town has a delightful parish church dedicated to Santo Domingo de Guzmán (15th century Mudéjar).
Next to the beach, a huge tourist complex has recently been opened, equipped with 4-star hotel, golf course, tennis courts, swimming pools and a hole range of cultural and sports activities to satisfy even de most demanding tastes. Nearby is the sea port of El Terrón, where fresh seafood and fried fish can be savoured.
A small fishing village situated at the mouth of the river Piedras, dependant on the town of Cartaya, which has a population of 10,000 and contains the ruins of a Roman castle, the convent of Las Mercedes (c.18th) and the church of San Pedro.
El Rompido boasts a magnificent beach, 10 kms long, which runs parallel to a strip of sand dunes, and separated from it by a 300 metre-wide length of sea water. From its pine groves, without doubt the best view of the whole coast of huelva can be enjoyed.
Punta Umbría is reached by crossing pine groves and dunes which separated us on one side from the sea, and on the other from the Odiel Salt Marshes Nature Reserve. Principally a fishing village, it has been transformed by a large increase in tourism. this has contributed not only to the installation of a wide range of services along of a wide range of services along its extensive beach, but also to the opportunity to practice water sports at its sailing harbour.
This is the largest tourist resort in Huelva's Costa de la Luz. Hotels restaurants, discotheques and many other services spread out along 5 kms. to satisfy the demands on this huge complex. It is in a priviliged position, surrounded by the Doñana National Park.
This makes it an ideal spot for nature-lovers and those in search of res and relaxation. The more adventurous are guaranteed facilities for numerous aquatic and terrestrial sports.
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