Holidays to Benissa are popular among people looking for a quiet, relaxing holiday atmosphere. The resort is appealing mainly to couples although it is very close to other family resorts. Transfers from Alicante to the Benissa resort is around 1 hour and 10 minutes meaning you have plenty of time to look at the scenery and the surroundings and get an understanding of the location of Benissa. Benissa is home to 2 miles of fine, sandy coastline and clear waters. The beaches are very popular with water sports enthusiasts and are perfect for spending a day relaxing. There are many hotels in Benissa ranging from 2-5-stars. You will also find many board basis from bed and breakfast to all-inclusive.
Benissa is a very popular destination with people who enjoy water sports. This is because there are facilities and the correct weather conditions for scuba diving, snorkelling, windsurfing, water-skiing, sailing and fishing. Walking and cycling are very popular and are great ways to see the mountains and other scenery around Benissa, as is horse-riding. Golfing holidays are also very popular among both beginners and experts as there are many golfing resorts nearby. If you have children with you, then visits to water parks and safari parks must be done.
There are restaurants and bars in Benissa but they are quiet and relaxing. The cuisines are Italian, Spanish, Chinese and British amongst others. Most of the evening entertainment can be found in the hotels as the nightlife is very moderate and relaxed elsewhere. There is a museum and a cathedral for you to go and see which are very popular and are home to a lot of history within the resort. There are a few fiestas that take place in Benissa offering dancing, displays and fireworks. There are a few shops with souvenirs and clothing. There are also supermarkets but if you really want to shop then head into Alicante or Benidorm. There are a number of buses taking you in and around other resorts as well as some reasonably priced taxis.
Summers in Benissa are very popular as they are so warm. Temperatures have been know to reach 40°C although they are normally around 30°C. There are clear blue skies to enjoy and cool breezes that help to keep you comfortable both day and night. They also make the perfect conditions for the water sports as the water is at a warm temperature. July and August see the best weather with around 11 hours of sunshine a day. If there is rain in the summer then it is over and cleared about in a few hours so you can get back to sunbathing again afterwards. Winters in Benissa are very mild and the minimum temperature is only 12°C. Most of the time, there are very sunny skies, however there is a higher chance of rainfall. The most rain falls in January, however you are still likely to see around 5 hours of sunshine a day.