Best Things To Do in Alicante, Spain

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Alicante, Spain

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  1. # 1 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 1039 times in trip plans
    Santa Barbara Castle

    Tags: Outdoors, Castle, Historical Site

    Address: 03002 Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Situated on top of the Benacantil Hill in Alicante, Santa Barbara Castle aka Castillo de Santa Barbara is the largest medieval fortress in Europe. Trivia- the Arabs who settled and ruled Spain fo...Read more

  2. # 2 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 1082 times in trip plans
    Guadalest Valley

    Tags: Outdoors, Valley

    Address: Guadalest, Spain

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Situated around an hour’s drive from Alicante, Guadalest is a small village in a valley. However, inspite of its small size, it is one of Spain’s most popular tourist destinations. It was ...Read more

  3. # 3 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 828 times in trip plans
    Archaeological Museum Of Alicante

    Tags: Museum, Outdoors, Archaeological Site , Specialty Museum

    Address: Placa Dr. Gomez Ulla, 0, 03001 Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    The Archaeological Museum of Alicante (aka MARQ) is a museum which offers an interesting historic journey through exhibits dedicated to Prehistory, Iberian Culture, Roman Culture and the Middle Ages. ...Read more

  4. # 4 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 1145 times in trip plans
    Explanada De Espana

    Tags: Outdoors, Cafe, Restaurant, Town

    Address: Paseo de la explanada, Puerta del Mar hasta el Parque de Canalejas, Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Lined with restaurants, cafes and stalls selling souvenirs, the Explanada de Espana, also known as the Paseo de la Explanada, is a maritime promenade that runs parallel to the port of Alicante. It run...Read more

  5. # 5 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 537 times in trip plans
    Isla De Tabarca

    Tags: Outdoors, Island, Picnic Spot

    Address: Isla de Tabaraca, Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Tabarca is a small island located opposite the city of Alicante and is the only inhabited island in the Region of Valencia. Rather than an island, it is a small archipelago that comprises the islets o...Read more

  6. # 6 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 922 times in trip plans
    Alicante Museum Of Contemporary Art

    Tags: Museum, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Address: Plaza Santa Maria, 3, 03002 Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Alicante Museum of Contemporary Art is a municipal museum and is housed in a building dating from 1687. The building was previously a granary. The building was donated to the municipality in the y...Read more

  7. # 7 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 705 times in trip plans
    Guardamar Beach

    Tags: Beach, Entertainment, Water Sport

    Address: Guardamar del Segura, Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Situated a half an hour drive away from the city of Alicante is the resort town of Guardamar. Also known as Guardamar del Segura, it is a developing tourist centre. However, it is not very commerciali...Read more

  8. # 8 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 783 times in trip plans
    Canelobre Caves

    Tags: Outdoors, Cave, Historical Site, Tourist Center

    Address: CV-776, Busot, Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 10:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    The magnificent Caves of Canelobre are situated near Busot, around 24 kilometres from the city of Alicante. The caves are one of Spain’s largest and deepest cave systems. These caves are believe...Read more

  9. # 9 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 264 times in trip plans
    Basilica Of Santa Maria

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Plaza de Santa Maria, s/n, 03002 Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 10:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    The Basilica of Santa Maria is the oldest church in the city of Alicante. It dates back to the 14th century. It was built atop the ruins of Alicante’s biggest mosque. An architecturally stunning...Read more

  10. # 10 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 602 times in trip plans
    Ayuntamiento De Alicante Or Town Hall

    Tags: Outdoors, Architecture

    Address: Plaza del Ayuntamiento, 1, 03002 Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 08:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    A must see for architecture admirers, the Ayuntamiento de Alicante’s building is a marvellous site to behold.  With its baroque civic architecture, it has twin towers having 35m heights. Wi...Read more

  11. # 11 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 594 times in trip plans
    Mercado Central

    Tags: Outdoors, Market, Shopping Center, Architecture

    Address: Avenida de Alfonso X El Sabio, 8, 03004 Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 07:20 am - 11:00 pm Details

    The Mercado Central is the central market of Alicante. The architecture of the market building is modernist-inspired and was built under the supervision of J. Vidal Ramos between the years 1911 and 19...Read more

  12. # 12 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 698 times in trip plans
    St. Ferdinand Castle

    Tags: Religious Site, Castle

    Address: Tossal Hill, Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Built atop the Tossal Hill overlooking the city, the Castillo de San Fernando or the Ferdinand Castle is a counterpart of the Castle of Santa Barbara. It was built in the beginning of the 19th century...Read more

  13. # 13 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 721 times in trip plans
    Mount Benacantil

    Tags: Outdoors, Mountain, View Point, Tourist Center

    Address: Mount Benacantil, Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Mount Benacantil is a hill dominating the Alicante skyline and offers itself as the iconic image of this region. On it are a lot of pine and eucalyptus trees due to which locals call the hill the gree...Read more

  14. # 14 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 569 times in trip plans
    Gravina Museum Of Fine Arts

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Address: Carrer Gravina, 13, 03002 Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Gravina Museum of Fine Arts is housed in the Provincial Palace of Alicante. Also called El Palacio Gravina, the museum was established with the purpose showcasing some of the best artist...Read more

  15. # 15 of 564 Things To Do in Alicante | Added 532 times in trip plans
    Alicante Marina

    Tags: Bar, Beach, Restaurant, Entertainment

    Address: Muelle 8, Zona de Levante, s/n, 03113 Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    To enjoy luxury at its best, head over to Alicante Marina during your visit to the city. The marina is where you will have a taste of the finer things in life! With stylish bars, wonderful restaurants...Read more

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