El Campello, map, weather and guide to the Costa Blanca town of El Campello, Alicante, Spain.
El Campello - Costa Blanca - Spain
El Campello Map: Above is a handy map of El Campello, a coastal resort to the north-east of Alicante on the Costa Blanca, Spain.
El Campello Costa Blanca: El Campello is a coastal town and municipality in the Valencia region of Spain, it belongs to the Alicante Province and located 13 kilometres northeast of the city of Alicante. El Campello is part of the agglomeration of Alicante and is included in the historical region of the Huerta de Alicante. It has 27,345 inhabitants (2011).
Originally a fishing village and agricultural community, El Campello now largely relies on tourism, construction and related activities.
El Campello has a municipal area of 55 km2, and is bordered by Alicante, San Juan de Alicante, Mutxamel, Busot, Aguas de Buso, Orxeta and Villajoyosa. It has 23 kilometres of coastline, with fine areas such as Muchavista Beach. The River Monnegre flows into the sea at El Campello, called Rio Seco in the Huerta de Alicante, whose flow rate passing through El Campello tends to be nil, although it may take violent currents of water in times of heavy rain (flooding). Also on its coastline, is the well known beach of Calle del Mar, located on the waterfront (in the village), the coves of the Baños de la Reina, in Isleta, and coves of the Coveta Fumá. The terrain is flat in the southern part of El Campello, while the northern end has the foothills of Cabezon de Oro, with landforms that do not exceed 310 meters in altitude.
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