Most Beautiful best Beaches in northern Spain: and where are they located?
Galicia, Asturias, Cantabria, and the Basque Country bring together some of the most spectacular beaches in the entire national territory with imposing landscapes and many contrasts.
Las Catedrales Beach (Ribadeo, Galicia)
We could not fail to mention a gem like Las Catedrales beach. When the power of the sea and the patience of time come together, the result is a work of art, a breathtaking natural monument. This summer, it is necessary to request a reservation to enjoy it, but it is worth it.
Figueiras (Pontevedra, Galicia)
The Ciacos Islands constitute an increasingly popular paradise environment. Some international publications such as The Guardian assure that the beach of Rodas is the best in the world, but we must not lose sight of that of Figueiras, less known but equally excellent.
Covachos Beach (Cantabria)
Covachos Beach is located three kilometers from Soto de la Marina, on the coast near the city of Santander. It is a small but beautiful beach characterized by a beautiful islet called El Castro de Covachos that, at low tide, joins the land. It is an isolated nudist beach, where you can breathe great tranquility and where you can enjoy magnificent views.
Mar de Fora Beach (Finisterre, Galicia)
Mar de Fora Beach is located in Finisterre and is surrounded by cliffs. It is a place of wild nature, suitable for hiking trails, especially at sunset. Bathers should exercise caution as it is not without danger due to its difficult conditions. The beach is rectilinear in shape, with a degree of virgin urbanization and white sand. A delight.
La Concha (San Sebastián, Guipúzcoa)
It is probably one of the best-known postcards of San Sebastián and one of the most beautiful urban beaches in the entire national territory. La Concha is a beautiful beach that offers all possible services and the possibility of enjoying one of the best gastronomy in Spain.
Laida Beach (Ibarrangelu, Basque Country)
Laida beach belongs to the Biscayan municipality of Ibarrangelu and is located in the Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve. With almost a kilometer of fine golden sand, it is the largest beach in the Mundaka estuary and offers the possibility of carrying out many sports activities: windsurfing, canoeing, and sailing.
Isuntza Beach (Lekeito, Basque Country)
Isuntza beach is located in the municipality of Lekeitio, east of the Biscayan coast. Being located in the same urban area, next to the port and the local park, Isuntza has numerous promenade areas, bars, restaurants, and hotels in its surroundings.
Oyambre Beach (San Vicente de la Barquera and Comillas, Cantabria)
Framed in the Oyambre Natural Park, this idyllic beach is located next to the mouth of the Ría de la Rabia, and in it, you can enjoy a true paradise of fine sand. The color of its waters or the landscape that surrounds it makes it an essential destination.
La Franca Beach (Ribadedeva, Asturias)
Located at the mouth of the Cabra River, it is the coastal limit between Llanes and Ribadedeva. La Franca is a triangular beach with white sand, moderate waves, and a semi-urban environment with all the services. At low tide, it connects with other coves such as El Oso, El Viveru, and Regorgueru.
San Antonio Beach (Asturias)
San Antonio de Mar is a privileged location on the eastern Asturian coast, a beautiful wild cove with white sand and crystal clear waters. Surrounded by warm rock cliffs and lush vegetation, it is an idyllic place to forget about the rest of the universe.