8 days in Alicante Itinerary

8 days in Alicante Itinerary

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Alicante ©
As Valencia’s second largest city and one of the most well-known along the Costa Blanca, Alicante has an enchanting atmosphere that blends rich history with animated beach life.
Get a sense of the local culture at Guadalest Valley and Roman Theatre Museum. Get outdoors at Playa Gandia and Peñón de Ifac Natural Park. Get out of town with these interesting Alicante side-trips: Gandia (London Fashion & Palau Ducal Dels Borja), Playa de la Fossa o Levante (in Calpe), Javea (Arenal Beach & Playa La Granadella), Denia Castle and Archaeological Museum (in Denia), Guadalest (Micro-Gigantic Museum & Museo de Saleros y Pimenteros de Guadalest), Torrevieja (Las Salinas de Torrevieja & La Mata Beach) and El Faro de Cabo de Palos (in La Manga del Mar Menor). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Santa Bárbara Castle, kick back and relax at Playa de San Juan, make a trip to Explanada de Espana, and admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Alicante Maca.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Alicante trip builder.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Alicante International Airport. In April, daytime highs in Alicante are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can take a combination of back home.

Things to do in Alicante

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Side Trips

Gandia, Javea, Guadalest, Torrevieja, Calpe
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Castillo de Santa Barbara ©
Castillo de Santa Barbara
Peñón de Ifac Natural Park ©
Peñón de Ifac Natural Park
Guadalest Valley ©
Guadalest Valley