Attractions

Beach in Isla Cristina

Playa Central

Along the rear of Playa de la Gaviota, a boardwalk trail heads east to Playa Central, the main tourism zone with a few hotels and restaurants. The beach here is a long unbroken swath of sand, popular for sunbathing …
Museum in Isla Cristina

Sala Muestra del Carnaval

If you can't make Carnaval, pop into this small museum attached to the tourist office, which hosts a permanent display of prize-winning costumes. From here, the Ruta Turística del Carnaval walking route leads to sev…
Beach in Isla Cristina

Playa de la Gaviota

At the southern end of Avenida Federico Silva Muñoz (the continuation of the central Gran Vía), a bridge crosses a lagoon to reach the sprawling Playa de la Gaviota.