Beaches in Benicarló: the best of the Costa del Azahar


Looking for a quiet beach destination with lots of different options for enjoying the sun? Well, look no further! Benicarló is the perfect place to get away from it all and enjoy good weather and great gastronomy with the family. Ready to discover the beaches of Benicarló with us?

Urban beaches

  • Playa de la Caracola

If you are looking for a mix of fun and calm, this is the beach for you! Boasting clean and calm waters, La Caracola is formed by boulders and spans almost a kilometre in length, meaning it does not get very crowded even in high season.

An interesting fact? This beach connects Benicarló to its neighbour Peñíscola, making it perfect for long walks!

  • Playa del Gurugú

Another option for those looking for a quiet spot to take a dip and soak up the sun is Playa del Gurugú. Located in a residential area, it is close to several restaurants and car parks... The perfect combination for a great day at the beach!

  • Playa del Morrongo

Playa Morrongo is unquestionably the beach par excellence in Benicarló. Its proximity to the town centre and its welcoming size make it an ideal beach for tourists. What's more, the beach is close to bars and restaurants where you can have a drink with your family after a day at the beach.



Natural beaches

Fondalet and Mar Xica are the best options for those looking for peace and quiet and to get away from the town centre. Both beaches are long, making them perfect for those who love to go for a beach walk.

Fondalet is 1.5 km long and is not usually very crowded even in high season, it has vegetation, but beware! It does not services such as showers, litter bins or beach bars.

Mar Xica is another natural beach option, although in this case it does have toilets, showers and litter bins.

How to get to Benicarló?

Forget about hours on end stuck in traffic, crowded roads and trying to find somewhere to park in coastal cities. Travel to Benicarló on our Larga Distancia (Long Distance) trains to make your trip faster and more comfortable and sustainable. 

And if you are in Valencia or Castellón getting to Benicarló couldn't be easier thanks to the Valencian Community's commuter network! Check the time tables and lines and discover the beaches of Benicarló with us!