A walk to the Ermita Virgen del Mar

Perched at the edge of Poniente Beach and atop the famed "Montaña de Benidorm," you'll discover the charming field chapel known as the "Virgen del Mar." From here, you're treated to a breathtaking view of Benidorm, taking in both Poniente and Levante beaches, along with a clear sight of the Marina Baixa area and the impressive Puig Campana mountain.

Picture by Harry Fabel

Found amidst the urbanization of Montaña de Benidorm, this chapel is easily accessible by foot or car, drawing both pilgrims and photography enthusiasts alike. Beyond its religious significance, the chapel has become a favorite spot for those captivated by its picturesque surroundings.

Picture by Harry Fabel

Although the climb to the chapel can be steep, the payoff is well worth it. The effort is rewarded with an amazing view that goes beyond your expectations. The Virgen del Mar hermitage not only serves as a place of faith but also stands as a testament to the natural beauty that graces Benidorm's landscape, making it a must-visit destination for those seeking a blend of spirituality and scenic splendor.