Costa Blanca is the coast line north and south of Alicante. More than 200 kilometres. It is found on the southeast part of Spain. Starting in Denia in the north and stretches all the way down to Pilar de la Horadada in south. Costa Blanca is very popular among tourists. Especially from Great Britain, the Benelux countries and Scandinavia.
Driving from the north of Costa Blanca and down to the south, you will find the nature changes a lot. In the area of Denia, Javea, Calpe, Altea, Benidorm and Villajoyosa you will find the area more green and with mountains close to the sea. South of Alicante along the coast you will find Santa Pola, Guardamar, Torrevieja and Pilar de la Horadada among the most important cities. Inland from Santa Pola you will find the fairly large city of Elche. On the Southern part of Costa Blanca you need to go 10-20 kilometres inland to find mountains. This makes the area more dry, but also makes the area especially around Torrevieja as one of the areas in Europe with the best all-year climate.
Below you will find a short description of the most important cities on the Costa Blanca, starting from the north till the south.