Information about Mil Palmeras
Holiday rentals and apartments in Mil Palmeras
An off-the-beaten-track gem in Alicante
Mil Palmeras is a stunning beach town near Pilar de la Horadada and Torrevija in the Alicante region. Known for its soft white sands, uncrowded shores, and calm turquoise waters, Mil Palmeras is a haven for anyone seeking a peaceful beach holiday. Go surfing or parasailing, explore the nearby Roman ruins, and eat as many tapas as possible during your visit. Families with kids, groups of friends, and couples of all ages will find plenty to see, do, and enjoy during a holiday in Mil Palmeras.
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Holidays in Mil Palmeras: The area and getting around
Arriving in Mil Palmeras
The closest major airport to Mil Palmeras is Alicante Airport, which is 47 kilometres away, and the next closest is Valencia Airport, which is 180 kilometres away. From either airport, you can either use a bus, a taxi, a private shuttle, or a rental car to reach your accommodation in Mil Palmeras. Buses are the least expensive option, but take the longest. For the fastest and most convenient journey to Mil Palmeras, it’s recommended to have your own rental car or to hire a driver.
Getting around the town
Mil Palmeras is a small beach town along the Orihuela Coast, just off the N332 between Cabo Roig and Pilar de la Horada. The size of the town makes it wonderfully walkable, and nearly all the town’s attractions, restaurants, and points of interest are reachable on foot within a short distance of each other. If you plan to explore any of the beaches further up or down the coastline, however, you’ll need to use a bus or a rental car to do so.
Travellers and activities
Mil Palmeras for Couples
After spending the day swimming and sunbathing on the beach with your partner, head over to Restaurante Los Celtas for delicious pizza, tapas, and drinks. Oasis Beach Restaurant is another great date option, with fresh seafood dishes and a beautiful sea view.
Mil Palmeras for Families
Enjoy some quality time with your family at the Salinas y Arenales de San Pedro del Pinatar, an ecological park with a scenic wooden promenade. It’s the perfect place for a peaceful walk, especially just before sunset. Another fun thing to do with your family in Mil Palmeras is to rent bicycles and go for a bike ride up and down the coastline.
Top 5 travel tips in Mil Palmeras
1. Relax on the sandy beach
You’ve arrived in Mil Palmeras, so don’t waste any time and head to the beautiful golden sand beach to swim and relax! This family-friendly beach is perfect for spending a sunny afternoon. Loungers and umbrellas are available for hire, and there are plenty of bars and restaurants nearby, as well as ample parking if you’ll be arriving in a rental car.
2. Play golf
This area of Spain is well-known among golf enthusiasts for its excellent golf courses and country clubs. Try the 18-hole course at Las Ramblas Golf Course, and play some rounds at Las Colinas Golf & Country Club before enjoying a meal with a view at the on-site restaurant.
3. Eat tapas and drink wine
Do as the locals do and take some time in the afternoon to pause and enjoy yourself with a glass of wine and some tapas. There are several small taperias in the town serving small plates of food and drinks. Also, try Bar Willy and Manolo’s Mar for exceptional tapas.
4. See the Roman ruins
Mil Palmeras is home to the ruins of an ancient Roman quarry, which you can explore on foot. Just a stone’s throw from Mil Palmeras is the ancient Roman settlement of Thiar, located in Pilar de la Horadada. If you enjoy historic attractions, you can also check out the Roman ruins in Alicante.
5. Enjoy water sports
Mil Palmeras is an excellent place to enjoy water sports such as jet skiing, paddleboarding, surfing, kayaking, and boating. There are quite a few tour companies in the town where you can inquire about equipment rentals and tours.