La Pineda is just north to the neighbouring town of Salou and offers plenty of entertainment and leisure activities. La Pineda is smaller and quieter than Salou and is perfect for families with young children as its offers good safe sandy beaches.
In total about 3KM of beach accompany the seafront promenade of this coastal town. During the peak season holidaymakers can enjoy a range of festivals along the promenade. While La Pineda may not be buzzing like Salou it offers plenty of entertainment and array of bars restaurants and shops.
5 minutes from La Pineda is Tarragona which was the capital of Roman Spain, the whole place is littered with reminders of days gone by. The site is dominated by a huge seafront amphitheater where gladiators fought, other highlights include the forum and the old chariot-racing circuit where you can still see grooves from the chariot wheels.
Approximate transfer from Reus airport approx. 20 minutes