With beautiful beaches, bars, downhill biking and a fantastic theme park, holidays to Salou really has something for everybody. In just over 2 hours travelling you can be taking part in some thrilling adventures or getting some TLC from the sun, sea and sand. Found in a fantastic Spanish location, holidays in Salou will be a hit with everyone in the family, the only problem will be deciding what to do first! easyJet Holidays guide to things to do in Salou help to make the decision a little easier!
Where to stay in Salou
- The HTOP Molinos Park Hotel offers cheap and affordable accommodation near the beach and within easy distance of Port Aventura theme park.
Things to do on holiday in Salou
Kids and adults are in for a treat as Salou is home to Port Aventura, a fantastic theme park boasting Europe’s fastest rollercoaster. Those looking for some more adrenaline can take part in downhill bike riding, an activity that lets you combine some stunning views with the thrill of cycling through the Spanish scenery. Horse riding, golf and tennis are also available if you fancy keeping your feet on the ground.
Levante Beach is the largest and most popular in Salou, with enough activities and water sports to keep the lively entertained all day and soft golden sand ideal for sunbathers and sandcastle builders. For a less crowded experience head to Cala Crancs, a bay-like beach kept away from the busiest parts of the resort. Windsurfing and sailing centres are dotted along the coastline for all ages and abilities.
A holiday to Salou is great for a bit of exploring, being only 10km from Tarragona, so it is easy to visit this beautiful World Heritage site. Bursting with ancient remains, churches and Blue Flag beaches just waiting to be explored, Tarragona is perfect for a day trip, or even just an afternoon. Barcelona can be reached in just over an hour, a city definitely not to miss when you’re staying so close. Find out more about Barcelona Holidays.
A holiday in Salou offers a good balance of Spanish and international cuisine. There are plenty of tapas bars along the coastline for that authentic Spanish atmosphere mixed with Chiringuitos (beach bars) that offer beer and sunny cocktails. For a variety, the choices of Greek, Italian, British and Chinese restaurants will be more than enough to keep you well fed throughout your whole holiday in Salou.
Salou holidays offer a wide range of bars and pubs, even mock English and Scottish ones for anyone feeling a bit homesick! There’s live entertainment including flamenco and karaoke and if you’re lucky you might catch some of the local residents singing fisherman folk songs along the shore. For a really unique night with the family, head over to Port Aventura for one of their spectacular nighttime firework displays.
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