Europe’s beachSalou is located on the stunning Costa Dorada coastline, also known as the Golden Coast. It’s famous for its sweeps of soft sand, pretty coves and sparkling blue sea. Coupled with Spain’s beautiful Mediterranean climate, Salou is the perfect destination for beach lovers, families, couples… anyone seeking a holiday in the sunshine with beaches galore. Services provided on the sand couldn’t be better, with kids’ clubs and all types of water sports to enjoy. Llevant, Ponent and Llarga beach are all beautiful tourist favourites.
Camí de Ronda
Walking Salou’s Camí de Ronda coastal path is a unique and truly beautiful way to enjoy the resort’s spectacular scenery. Wrapping around the coastline at 2.4km long, the path twists and turns to reveal hidden coves, secret beaches and beautiful landscape that would otherwise be unseen. Look out for a variety of birds, sea views that will steal your breath away and many fantastic photo opportunities.
The lighthouse of Salou
Take a deep breath and let the fresh sea breeze, the taste of salt and the cooling wind wash over you as you visit one of the lighthouse’s 3 viewpoints. Each is close to the beautifully restored lighthouse, built in 1858, and each offers a spectacular view of the Costa Dorada coastline. Immerse yourself in the beauty and history of the place, while taking in unforgettable views.
Culture, history and food
Salou beautifully blends culture and tradition to provide an array of attractions and events celebrating its rich history and Catalan heritage. Barenys Roman Villa is a Roman historical site where you can delve into centuries of Salou history. After a day exploring and enjoying Salou’s relaxed and friendly atmosphere, treat yourself to a gastronomical feast. Salou’s many restaurants serve local cuisine of an outstanding quality; enjoy fresh fish and seafood, delicious olive oil and remarkable wine from nearby wineries.
Salou ticks all the boxes for fun-filled and relaxing family holidays. Take a break from the beach and head to PortAventura for a day of thrilling roller coasters, fun kids’ rides and games. If the sun gets too much, chill out at the Costa Caribe Aquatic Park where you can cool down and have lots of splash fun and games. Salou itself has some amazing activities for families; take your little ones to play in the Ornamental Fountains, take a trip around Salou on the tourist train or visit Bosc Aventura for adventure in beautiful, natural scenery.