El Medano is a pleasant village near the Montaña Roja. There is a young mentality, partly because of the presence of the many surfers as well as by the offer of all kinds of activities in the village centre. In the Centre of El Medano, there are plenty of good restaurants, bars and shops. On the village square in the summer of movement: crawling with tourists but also its own people come here together after a hot summer day to cool off on the many terraces or simply on a bench to sit and enjoy the sea breeze. The sandy beach of El Medano is a favourite resort for young and old. El Medano is also the Mecca for surfers and therefore the European Championships surfing takes place in El Medano. One can be pleasantly strolling along the pedestrian boulevard, km's long up to the beach of Tejita or to the fishing village of Los Abrigos. El Medano has a distinct style and that makes it so authentic!