Benidorm Tourism

Visit Benidorm - Best of Benidorm

Benidorm is a lesser-known but equally vibrant Spanish City. This beautiful place really deserves to be explored by tourists worldwide. The reason? The amazing array of activities and tourist sport this place has to offer.

There are several amusement parks in this place. From Mundomar and Aqualandia which are fun and current to Terra Mitica and Terra Natura which are educational and yet exciting, you have a wide range of choice of places to see for the kinds.

And what about the adults?

Well, Benidorm has a lively and vibrant nightlife quite unlike any other. The raunchy and yet fun cabaret dances and the zippy, fun, tongue in cheek comedy acts at the city's various nightlife spots make it perfect for night owls.

Benidorm is a small seaside resort located in the province of Alicante in eastern Spain. Previously, it wasn't this developed as the city was mainly a fishing village. Today though, the scene has changed completely. Benidorm now boasts of a large hotel industry, numerous beaches and skyscrapers that are unique and pleasant. People now flock to this place for their beach vacation and experience the Spanish culture closely. Most of the tourists who come here are from UK, Ireland, Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands. The place is hyped year around and makes a lot of visitors, thanks to its package holiday explosion. Another thing that contributes to its popularity is Benidorm International Song Festival which is held here each summer. The town has rich tree lined venues accommodating myriad shops and eateries, providing the ultimate food indulgence to its folks. Come in summer or winter, the place with its vibrant nightlife, daily bustle and lush surrounding will always welcome you for a fun time!

Benidorm Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Benidorm tips for your visit

  • Explore new sights. Benidorm is still young as a tourist destination so always keep room to travel off the beaten track.
  • Do try the local food instead of trying to find familiar food. It is cheaper, tastier and safe for your stomach.
  • Do make sure your hotel has air conditioning as it can get pretty hot here in summer.
  • Do go to the markets on weekends but be very careful with your waller.
  • Don't carry more than the essential to the beaches. It is easy for it to get stolen.
  • Don't be fooled by touts trying to swindle you. There will be people on the streets offering you deals but these are usually tricks.
  • Don't expect Benidorm to be a typical Spanish Adventure. It is largely a beach resort.
  • Don't expect people to work according to your time. It is bound to be a laid back environment.

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Facts and Stats for Benidorm*

  • Pollution Statistics in Benidorm

    Know the pollution level of Benidorm before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 55 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 30 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 60 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 30.56 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 30 (Low)
  • Benidorm: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Benidorm for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Benidorm.

    • Burglary and Theft 23 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 26 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 19 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 21 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 34 (Low)
    • Attacks 19 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 42 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 65 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 21 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 33 (Low)
  • Living in Benidorm - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 70.92 (High)
    • Climate Index 95.25 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 36.72 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 25 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 85.05 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.46 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Benidorm

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Benidorm

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.26 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.62 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 85.31 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 94.45 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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