Bigastro Area Guide

Welcome to the Bigastro Area Guide. Bigastro is a small town to the south east of Orihuela, located just off the CV95. With a population of over 6,000 people the town has everything and all amenities for the local population. An inland town in the Vega Baja area of Spain, Bigastro is only a 20 minute drive to the Orihuela Costa coast. Bigastro has municipal tennis courts and swimming pool amongst many types of activities that you can do when staying in the town. The La Pedrera recreation area next to Bigastro has mountain bike and walking trails, a large BBQ area and a camping area.

Bigastro has a large market which offers people all types of fresh local produce, indeed Bigastro is one of the centres of the citrus growing market. With two airports (Murcia and Alicante) within easy travelling times Bigastro enjoys good communications for the ex pat community.

Useful telephone numbers from the Bigastro Area Guide

  • Town Hall  965350000
  • Local Police  965 720 787
  • Red Cross 965 305 151
  • Fire 085
  • Vega Baja Hospital  966776 187 / 83 / 66
  • Torrevieja Hospital  965721400
  • Guardia Civil 965 720 004 
  • Emergency 112
Bigastro Area Guide - 2015