Beaches of A Coruña
A Coruña has over two miles of beaches, making the city
an ideal place to practice all kinds of water sports,
from surfing and sailing to scuba diving and
Very near the Plaza de Pontevedra we find the beach
Riazor, with a length of 610 meters, Orzán Beach (700 meters)
and Slaughterhouse Beach (80 meters). All form a beautiful
shell open to the Atlantic.
Following the promenade, at the foot of the Tower of Hercules we
find the Playa de Las Lapas, 70 meters long and somewhat
quieter than their predecessors.
Then in the neighborhood of Adormideras, we have the
small bay called Playa de las Adormideras and the Beach
San Amaro, 100 meters long. Leaving the city,
is the Playa de Oza, which also has a length of 100