Sotavento Beach, Costa Calma

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Beach · Nature / Park
Steady winds attract kite surfers and windsurfers to the wide stretch of golden sand at Sotavento Beach. The winds blow strongly enough to deter many beachgoers looking for a relaxing afternoon though small dunes covered in vegetation do provide shelter. The 5-km (3.1-mi) beach has two sections, Playa Risco del Paso and Playa Barca, though there is no major difference between them. Nudists do frequent these beaches, mostly to the far ends of the sand. Work out when and for how long to visit Sotavento Beach and other Costa Calma attractions using our handy Costa Calma road trip planning site.
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  • If crowded beaches with sun loungers for hire and beach bars aren’t your thing - sotavento is the alternative you are looking for. Stunningly beautiful and expansive, you can relax and enjoy some...  more »
  • We ate twice at this restaurant and each time the food was amazing as was the service. The staff are friendly and attentive. We chose to have the tapas menu, which provides a good selection of...  more »
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  • A very quiet and spectacular beach, very suitable for children or just for a walk, it is worth visiting this place.

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