Albir is located in the municipality of Alfaz del Pi, in the Province of Alicante and is considered one of the preferred tourist destinations on the Costa Blanca due to the good conditions it offers for different tastes. It is adjacent to Benidorm, which is considered the center of fun and Altea, where pure romance is seen. Albir is a quiet town, it does not have many skyscrapers and it has wide streets. However, it does have modern, well-equipped hotels with very good prices. Therefore, Albir receives thousands of tourists from all over Europe throughout the year.
Places to visit and things to do in Albir
Albir has the “Raco de l’Albir” beach, with great views of the “Peñón de Ifach” in Calpe and the mountains of the “Sierra Helada” natural park. The beach “Raco de l’Albir” is famous for its cleanliness and the quality of all its services, since it offers windsurfing rentals, a catamaran school, a nautical charter, diving centers, first-rate surveillance and rescue, showers, toilets, among others. Albir is also very famous for its jazz and film festival and it has the “Paseo de las Estrellas”, the ground with the plaques of all the stars awarded at the Albir Film Festival. In addition to all this, Albir is a place that accommodates any type of taste, and therefore has three small isolated bays that have great beauty called La Mina, El Metje and Cala del Amerador, where you can practice nudism.
Climate and Population in Albir
Albir has a pleasant climate, with mild winters and hot, dry summers, which allows you to celebrate outdoors throughout the year. Albir has around 10,000 inhabitants, having a high index of foreign population, estimated at almost 50% of the total population.
Economy in Albir
The town of Albir has an economy based mainly on tourism and has many modern hotels that provide a very good quality of service to tourists. In recent years, the town of Albir has had a considerable increase in population, driving this and everything described above, to the constant construction, sale and purchase of real estate.