Orihuela has 16 km of coastline with 11 coves and beaches of fine golden sand that are bathed by the warm Mediterranean. The privileged geographical location and excellent weather conditions make it possible to enjoy its beaches and water sports all year round, and the beaches are recognised and accredited by the official certifications of the bodies and institutions that monitor and control the quality criteria. Blue Flags, "Q" Certifications for Tourist Quality, SICTED distinctions, Qualitur Flags, ISO 14001 and ISO 9001.
The awards obtained position Orihuela as a quality tourist destination, with the highest number of distinctions per kilometre of coastline in Spain.
Orihuela has the best and most important golf courses in the Mediterranean. A total of 90 holes make up its five excellent golf courses, of recognised international prestige, the venue for important European tournaments.
Campo de Golf Villamartin, Las Ramblas Golf Club, Real Club de Golf Campoamor, Las Colinas Golf & Country Club and Vistabella Golf.