Discover the best campsites in Blanes

Campsites in Blanes

You are in the best place to know the best campsites in Blanes. This corner of Catalonia is one of these towns that you will always want to return to. Either for the beaches, for people or for wide range of leisure and restaurants, Blanes is a perfect place to spend a family vacation. Blanes is known as the gateway to the Costa Brava and therefore, from here you can discover unique and very special places.

First of all, we must highlight a date that is marked on the Blanes calendar. It is a fireworks in honor of Santa Ana and San Joaquín, at the end of July. The fires are launched from the rock of Sa Palomera, which is located in the sea, in the Bay of Blanes.

By the way, if you book a campsite in Blanes, the Sa Palomera rock is a mandatory stop during your holidays. You´ll love it.

A vacation in Blanes

Blanes is a town marked by its great tourist tradition, especially dedicated to families. In fact, it was the first town on the Costa Brava to receive an award for the best family destination. Although  it can also be a perfect place to come with friends or partner.

Apart from a variety of leisure that this town offers you, its culture, traditions and history will make you vibrate with its fireworks.

If you are considering booking a vacation at a hotel or camping in Blanes, what better way to get to know this place than by discovering its history. The history of Blanes dates back to prehistory in pre-Roman Iberian times. Several  classic authors place this town narrating its

Existence in the lll century BC. Imagine how many things you can discover by walking through the old town.

Campsites with children in Blanes

If you finally decide to spend your holidays in a bungalow or a plot in Blanes and you are traveling with children and as a family, you can be sure that you have made the right decision. Well, most of the campsites in Blanes and surrounding towns have facilities and activities designed for the little ones.

Campsites with teenagers in Blanes

Traveling as a family is difficult and more difficult to find the perfect vacation, however spending a few days in a hotel or camping in Blanes is an option that you will never regret. The fact is that almost all hotels and campsites have a wide range of activities for teenagers. In the center and surroundings of Blanes you will find a multitude of leisure and activity offers.

  • Splashboat: Discover a new experience full of adrenaline that will make you feel   real skids on the sea,  where the skipper of the boat will put the boat's acceleration to the test and will surprise you with the 180 and even 360 degree turns
  • Boat rental: Even if you do not have the permission, there are many boats that can be rented without this to enjoy the Mediterranean surround by your family.
  • Club Vela Blanes: You can learn to manage a sailing boat in a simple and fun way for all levels
  • Karting: Live to the fullest and drive at full speed through the 800 m wide track in klub karting that is designed for both children and adults

As you can see, there’s a lot to do and to see . When you book a campsite in Blanes, you don't just book a campsite, you book a unique experience with moments to always remember.

What to see in Blanes?

Culture and history of Blanes

You are about to discover what you can see and do during your vacation in this charming town. There is a great variety of points of interest that you cannot miss but unfortunately the holidays fly , therefore, we summarize the most important places that you should know before booking  your campsite in Blanes:

  • San Juan Castle is located on the top of the hill from where you can see the views of the city. On cloudless days you can see the silhouette of Montjuic in Barcelona. You have to know that this castle dates from the Vll century.
  • Hermitage of San Juan: located next to the castle with the same name and has an indisputable beauty and for this reason this hermitage is included in the inventory of the architectural heritage of Catalonia.
  • Pinya de Rosa Garden is one of the best tropical botanical gardens in Europe as it has more than 7000 varieties of plants from different parts of the world that are maintained thanks to a spectacular microclimate. As a good camper and nature lover, if you book one of the campsites in Blanes, this spectacular Garden is an obligatory stop.
  • Marimurtra Botanical Garden: Without a doubt it is the emblematic place of Blanes. A small corner of the Costa Brava where you can appreciate more than 4000 varieties of silver and impressive views of the sea. A combination that results in a magical place.
  • Sa Palomera: It is a small island of hard rock that is joined to the land by a narrow corridor. This rock is the boundary between Platja de S’Abadell and Platja de Blanes.
  • Santa María de Blanes church: A Gothic-style construction dating from 1350. It is a must for culture lovers as it has an extensive history.
  • Fireworks: Between July 21 and 27 the largest international fireworks contest in Europe is held where you can enjoy fireworks and magic from any beach in Blanes. During these summer days, the nights of the Costa Brava are filled with the colors and sounds that color the sky. It is undoubtedly one of the biggest shows on the Costa Brava., a visit  is essential a if the dates allowed You.
  • S’Abanell Beach and promenade: An extensive beach of more than 2 and a half kilometers of fine sand. It is located between Sa Palomera and the mouth of the river Tordera. It is a perfect place for a family.

Surrounding villages

As you are already realizing, if you choose to spend your holidays in Blanes, you and your family will not have the time to get bored. But if all this were not enough, very close to Blanes you will be able to know other towns to visit.

One of them is undoubtedly Lloret de Mar, which is a few minutes by car from Blanes and where you can meet many coves with indescribable beauty and of which Cala Canyelles and Cala Boadella must be highlighted as mandatory stops.

You can also visit the old town full of small shops, leisure offers and restaurants, where you will enjoy with your family the Catalan gastronomy highly appreciated throughout the world.

We also have to talk about Tordera, an inland town located 20 km from Blanes. This town is famous for having the largest open air market in Catalonia. It is celebrated every Sunday and where both you and your family can taste the typical products of the area. In addition, you can visit the medieval castle that offers incredible shows of Spanish dance, medieval games and horse tournaments with more than 16 horses of Spanish breed.

Children and adults will surely be amazed, and you can end the day with a family walk in the unique old town, where you will appreciate the beauty of its history.

Now it’s your turn: choose your camping site in Blanes!

With all the information we have given to you, you are all set to choose one of the best campsites in Blanes, here is the list: