These hot summer days, the beach is one of the best places where to spend your leisure time. If you are visiting Getxo, in Bilbao, one of the best options is to spend a day by the sea in Ereaga beach. It is a urban and well equipped beach with beautiful surroundings ideal for getting away from it all.
Ereaga beach is located in the mouth of a river, between the old harbour of Algorta and the breakwater of Arriluze. It is located just 15 km away from Bilbao, which makes it a good option for those visiting the city who want to discover one of its best beaches.
It has a wide area of fine and golden sand from where to contemplate the sea and the beautiful views to the local vegetation and the palaces of the area.
Besides, this beach has good communications with the main areas of Bilbao. You can get to it by car through the N-634 road, by subway from the Neguri station or by the Buzcaibus.
One of the main attractions of the Ereaga beach is that it is fully equipped with a wide range of services: showers, dressing rooms, toilettes, fountains, bins, lifeguards, hammock rental and a playground for children to entertain.
Besides, there is a large parking near the beach with a good access and different bars and restaurants for you to shelter from the sun.
But the Ereaga beach is well known by the sports that can be practised there, like surfing, windsurfing, kayaking, volleyball or sailing, but specially for the international beach football tournaments that organised there and that have made this beach an authentic natural sports centre.
If you want to enjoy a good and comfortable experience in Ereaga beach we recommend you stay in one of the Petit Palace Hotels in Bilbao.