Throughout the Costa Blanca, but especially around Benidorm, the traveller will find all kinds of installations for his leisure time. From the most sophisticated discotheques and night clubs to barbecues for dining in the open and capeas (mock bullfights) for bullfight fans, the choice can be very difficult. Below are the details for gambling casinos, safari and amusement parks.
Casino Costa Blanca, on national road 332, km 115 in the area of Villajoyosa. Tel: 589 0700. French roulette, American roulette, black jack, chemin de fer, punto y blanco. Open from 8pm until 3am.
Costa Blanca Safari Park (Vergel), with dolphins, restaurant and a fun fair for children. Open from 10am until 5.30pm in the winter, and from 10am until 8pm in the summer. Tel: 575 0285.
Rio Safari. On the Elche-Santa Pola road. In the Valverde Bajo district. Restaurant. Open from 10am until 5:30pm in the winter, and from 10am until 8pm in the summer. Tel: 545 2288.
Aitana Safari. In the township of Penaguila. Tel: 551 7265. Open from 10:30am until 6pm.
Water Funfair. Aqualandia. In Benidorm. Sierra Helada. In the Bayo District. Tel: 586 0162. Open from 10am until 6:30pm.
Aquapark in Torrevieja. Finca La Hoya Grande. Tel: 571 5611.
Open from 10am until 7pm.