AMAZING ALICANTE & COSTA BLANCA
Alicante, a dynamic city and historic port centrally located on the Mediterranean coast, has lots to offer. With all-round sunshine, huge sandy beaches, excellent choice of food and wine, and super night-life, it is the place to go to both relax and live life to the full.
Fantastic City Break
Castle & Old Town
Lots of excursions
WHY VISIT ALICANTE?
You will be spoilt for choice with plenty of beautiful beaches to sunbathe and swim. . Take a boat trip to the Isle of Tarbarco and snorkel or scuba dive in the crystal blue seas teeming with life. Or perhaps book a walking/ biking tour to fully experience Alicante?
- Fancy sailing, kayaking or fishing in the Med? Check out Club Nautico Campello for its many courses and events
- Walk or take a lift up to Castillo de Santa Barbara, a Moorish castle looming over the city, with great views.
- There are many museums to explore, such as the museum of Contemporary Art and the Archaeological museum.
Stroll along the palm lined promenade with its wavy marble lines symbolising the waves in the Med. Starting at the Old Town it goes all along the sea front, and is the venue for outdoor musical concerts in the summer. Alicante has huge plazas and beautiful parks, such as Park el Palmera, to relax in and you will be spoilt for choice with the many shopping alleys, but be sure to check out the indoor market, Mercat central d’Alacante.
There are plenty of great places to dine with many bars offering live music. The old city centre, El Barrio, has some of the finest authentic Valencian cuisine and international dishes.
Start your holiday to Costa Blanca or your Alicante city break.
EXPLORE Beautiful Costa Blanca
Venture further afield by taking the clean, air conditioned trams which follow the beautiful Costa Blanca coast line or let us help you hire a car. The following resorts are particularly stunning; Calpe,with its iconic rocky headland and palm dotted beaches. Albir, the cosmopolitan quiet neighbour of Benidorm with its stunning beaches, and excellent eateries. Stroll to Altea, known as the jewel of the Costa Blanca, and meander through its medieval cobbled streets and noteworthy tapas bars. Denia, historical coastal town with sandy beaches and rocky coves. Javea, with its wide bay, two rocky headlands and plenty of places to eat, drink and shop.
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When To Go
All year round.
If you want to head to the beach, visit from Spring until Autumn.
Around 2.5 hours from the UK to Alicante airport.
It's easy to catch a bus from the airport straight to Alicante city centre.