Santiago De La Ribera
Murcia (San Javier) - 3.8 km - 0 h 06 min
Alicante - 84.6 km - 0 h 56 min
Santiago de la Ribera is a beautiful coastal town and one of the larger resorts located on the interior coastline of the Mar Menor. Linked to San Javier it is just a few kilometres north of the Airport and. The town started life as a small fishing village and has grown into a cosmopolitan beach resorts, attracting visitors from across Europe. It has a long, picturesque, palm tree lined promenade which runs for several kilometres north towards the neighbouring resort of Lo Pagan. The seafront offers golden, sandy beaches and has plenty of children´s play parks and chiringuitos (beach bars) along its entire length. From the Marina here you can also take a boat trip around the calm waters of the Mar Menor or a ferry across to the Tomas Maestre Marina located at La Manga Strip on the opposite side of the bay. There are shops, bars, restaurants located on the sea front and in the town centre and for the night owls there is a good choice of music bars and discos which stay open until the very small hours during Summer. This is a truly great beach resort and has something for all ages and interests.