If you’re looking for a relaxing and authentic destination in Spain for your 2020 or 2020 holiday, take a look at the beautiful town of Sitges. A traditional coastal town that has evolved into a popular Spanish tourist resort, but retained all of its authentic charm and personality, Sitges has something for everybody. Here you’ll find all types of attractions, from theme parks like Port Aventura to historic sites like the Church of Sant Bartomeu and the Cau Ferrat Museum. Sitges is also a great pick for beach lovers, as there are 17 beaches here to choose from. This is a wonderful choice of destination for those looking to relax and unwind away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, enjoy a spot of shopping and top-class attractions.
Your guide to Sitges holidays
From family-friendly theme parks to romantic couples’ retreats, a holiday in Sitges offers you the best of all worlds. The Sitges coastline has a wide range of picturesque beaches, including urban beaches like Garraf Beach to the scenic natural beaches of the west and east areas. Perhaps you fancy a change of scenery? In which case, you’ll find a number of entertaining activities in the area such as the popular Aqualeon Waterpark, or you can enjoy a sit down meal and glass of wine in Malvasia. For a historic day out, head to the Church of Sant Bartomeu and Santa Tecla, as well as the Mariel Museum. Sitges Carnival is one of the most popular festivals in Catalonian culture, giving you the opportunity to learn about this fascinating and historic region.
With a staggering choice of 17 sandy beaches, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to sun, sea and sand on your Sitges holiday. Sitges has a handful of beaches in the east, including Les Botigues and Castelldefels, which are renowned for their family friendly facilities. Platja Sant Sebastia is situated to the east of the church and is small, at around 20 metres wide and 205 metres in length. The compact size of the beach gives an intimate atmosphere, while there’s also a scenic promenade with terraces overlooking the beach. Platja de les Anquines is the westernmost beach of Sitges, extending for 160 metres and averaging at 50 metres in width. This is a great place to get away from the bustle, and you can enjoy a peaceful afternoon at the little secluded cove. Platja de les Anquines has calm waters and great family-friendly amenities including lifeguards on patrol, a beach bar, parasols, deck chairs and a kayak school.