Pilar de la Horadada

  • The town of Pilar de la Horadada is in the Province of Alicante.
  • During summer nights the promenade of Mil Palmeras beach has a craft market.
  • The Friday morning market is in the centre of the village, near the post office.
  • Pilar's beaches range from fine white sand, with crystal clear water, to coves.
  • Vistamar beach has a promenade crossing the holes in the rock created by the tide.
  • The local golf course is Lo Romero. It has a panoramic view of the blue horizon where the sea meets the sky, and a famous island hole.  Great coaching facilities are also available.
  • The local cuisine is great due to the fresh produce. The traditional rabbit stew is not be missed. There are a fine selection of tapas and traditional restaurants - some serving international cuisine.
  • Local activities include: volley ball, guided walks, bicycle touring, mountain biking, sailing and football.
  • Visit the Museo Municipal Arquelogico and the church Nuestra Senora de Pilar.
  • It's only a short drive to the Roman town of Cartagena.