It's the perfect moment to plan your Summer holiday with the Family. You spend hours looking for the perfect destination to share your time with the little ones. You want to get away from it all, but your kids want discover a new adventure every day.
Don't look any further. In La Pineda you will find the harmony your family needs. The perfect balance between a relaxing holiday and a fun-filled getaway. And the best holiday apartments to stay together.
Beaches of La Pineda
La Pineda Beach is one of the most specialized family beaches on the Costa Dorada. It has numerous services and equipment for children: Children's Club, resources and facilities, leisure activities, entertainment and play areas, ID wristbands…
It is awarded with the Blue Flag for the quality of its waters and has more than 3 km of sand.
The Beach of Racó. Shallow waters, without any waves, background without height differences and rock-free… Kids really will love it to play, and parents love it for their tranquillity and security. At the other side of the beach, at the end of the promenade, there is a great area to volleyball and beach soccer. And it's perfect for flying kites!
La Pineda Shops: In front of the beach, along the promenade, there are all kind of shops: clothes, souvenirs, shoes, jewelry, beach accessories...
Things to do in La Pineda
Aquopolis The largest aquatic park in Catalonia and the only one with a dolphinarium.
PortAventuraWorld: Goes without saying!
Spa: In La Pineda you will find 2 spas to treat yourself! The Spalas Spa & Wellness and Aquum Spa & Wellness, in the latter is allowed access to children.
Wine Experience: Ancient Roman vineyards of Barenys, alongside of Via Augusta and included in the D.O. Tarragona (certificate of origin) There is 2 wineries that offers guided tours and tastings: Clos Barenys Winery and Vinyes del Terrer Winery
Route through the Historic Centre of Vilaseca, the Portal de Sant Antoni, the Castell de Vila-seca, the celler de la cooperativa (co-operative wine cellar), the mediaeval towers... 2.000 years ago the old Via Augusta was in here.
Sanctuary of the Mare de Deu de la Pineda, from the XI century. On Easter Monday there is a procession and the traditional pilgrimage to celebrate Easter.
Sports and Adventure
The prestigious Lumine Mediterranea Golf & Beach Club Community is located in La Pineda. More than 200 hectares with 3 golf courses combined with a spectacular and exclusive Beach Club.
Bycicle trail Raval de Mar, from La Pineda to Vilaseca. It is the perfect route to visit the Sanctuary of Mare de Deu de la Pineda and the public park La Torre den Dolça. Formerly, it was a farmland, and around the XII century was built the watchtower. Then, on the XVI century, when the pirate’s activity was height, the tower became a permanent garrison. Restored in 2005, actually is a beautiful urban park that includes a racecourse, large green areas, a wetland and a low difficulty btt route.
Camino de los Muertos, a route used formerly by the monks of Escornalbou Castle to take the dead people to the Cathedral of Tarragona to be buried.
The old road of Cambrils, where you can enjoy the typical crops of the Mediterranean, such as the vine, the olive tree, the carob tree, the hazel wood ... Linking Vilaseca to Cambrils.
The Alcalde Pere Molas avenue, links Vilaseca to Salou. It offers cycle and walk lanes. Access to PortAventura and the Olzina Center shopping centre.
Many of people agree that eating is one of life's pleasures. And the gastronomic offer of La Pineda includes many culinary options for all budgets. If you like to go out for dinner, read our list of Best Restaurants in La Pineda. Enjoy your meal!
From restaurants where you can taste the typical dishes of the Costa Dorada, to tapas bars, international cuisine, chiringuitos and fantastic terraces where you can enjoy pleasant evenings by the sea with your family.
In the Vilaseca city centre, discover the main market, where you can buy high quality local products.
La Pineda with kids
Essential visit to the Sèquia Major. Enjoy a fun family experience seeing tamarinds, poplars and willows, reed beds ... 2 endangered species also live here, the fish "fartet" and the European water turtle. The Sèquia Major is the most important wetland between the Llobregat and the Ebro river mouth, and constitutes a stop-off for migratory birds. It is a natural space protected by the Plan of Spaces of Natural Interest (PEIN) by the Generalitat of Catalonia. Free guided tours are offered all year long.
Throughout the summer different activities, fairs and parties are scheduled for the whole family: workshops, exhibitions, concerts ... we will inform you of the specific program at reception. Many of them take place in the Pinar del Perruquet Park, where children can enjoy a fantastic playground. At the end of the promenade, there is another playground with zip lines and a large green area to play in front of the beach.