Photo of Melbou with bright sand surface © Hocine Boudjemaa Google
Photo of Melbou with turquoise pure water surface © National Geographic Algeria Google
Photo of Melbou with long bay © AMINO AMINE Google
Photo of Melbou with very clean level of cleanliness © Hocine Boudjemaa Google
Photo of Melbou amenities area © ilyess ben issmail Google
Photo of Melbou and the settlement © Enzo Damien Google
Photo of Melbou with bright sand surface © Hocine Boudjemaa Google
Photo of Melbou with turquoise pure water surface © National Geographic Algeria Google
Photo of Melbou with long bay © AMINO AMINE Google
Photo of Melbou with very clean level of cleanliness © Hocine Boudjemaa Google
Photo of Melbou amenities area © ilyess ben issmail Google
Photo of Melbou and the settlement © Enzo Damien Google
Photo of Melbou backed by cliffs © Mahammed ARBOUCHE Google
7.8
Very good
Melbou beach
7.8
Very good
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Melbou is located on the Mediterranean Sea and it is in the 3th place out of 11 beaches in the Bejaia region 28.6 km away from its center, the city of Bejaia. It is one of the beaches of Melbou settlement, just 0.8 km from its center. The beach is located in an urban area, among the mountains.

It is a long bay with crystal turquoise water and bright sand, so you don't need special shoes. The sharpness of entering the water is quite normal. This beach is suitable for different categories of people, lonely travellers, relaxation getaway lovers etc. It is almost deserted place even during the high season. There is a campsite located nearby.

Melbou coast is free for all. This beach has the following amenities, sun umbrellas, toilets. .

In addition to swimming and sunbathing, you can also take part in other activities, sea kayaking.

Fans of active recreation can take part in beach volleyball.

This beach is easily accessible, it is located very close to road. Parking is located directly on the beach.

Melbou is located in Bejaia within Melbou, which makes it not only easily accessible, but even popular among tourists. However, during the high season it is quite uncrowded, which allows you to spend a comfortable time on the coast.

The beach stretches on the sunny coast, within the boundaries of the settlement, it is not difficult to get to it. If your stay is located not far from the beach, you can reach it by walking. In this case you will not be tied to finding parking or to the schedule of public transport. If you are traveling by car just use your navigator. In any case, do not forget about the availability of public transport and taxis.

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+27 o C +17 o C
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2.7 M/S
Wind
+22 o C
Water temperature
0.7 M
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Average rating of nearest beaches is 7.4 (Good)

Melbou is located in Bejaia within Melbou, which makes it not only easily accessible, but even popular among tourists. However, during the high season it is quite uncrowded, which allows you to spend a comfortable time on the coast.

The beach stretches on the sunny coast, within the boundaries of the settlement, it is not difficult to get to it. If your stay is located not far from the beach, you can reach it by walking. In this case you will not be tied to finding parking or to the schedule of public transport. If you are traveling by car just use your navigator. In any case, do not forget about the availability of public transport and taxis.

There is no particular indicator for the extremity of any particular activity, but if there were, then sea kayaking is definitely at the bottom of the scale. If you are a fan of this kind of entertainment, you can do your favorite activity at Melbou. See what our users think about it in the reviews section.

In most cases, the question What to do on Melbou implies the presence of any excursions or attractions near the beach. Of course in this area there are lots of places to go besides the beach. There are historical, entertainment and even gastronomic tours offered by local guides. More information is better to clarify directly on the spot.

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Melbou  •  830m
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Transport

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A place where sand meets sea and sunburns are aplenty. This particular stretch of coastline is a true beauty, with its pristine sands and crystal-clear waters. It's almost as if nature herself has painted a picture-perfect postcard for us to enjoy. The beach is a true oasis in the midst of the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The sound of the waves crashing against the shore is like a soothing balm for the soul, and the salty sea air is invigorating. Whether you're looking to catch some rays, take a dip in the ocean, or simply relax and unwind, this beach has got you covered. So pack your sunscreen, grab your towel, and head on down to this slice of paradise. You won't be disappointed!

March 2023