Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Alicante

Alicante is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Alicante one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Alicante is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Alicante or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Alicante. Explore the historical monuments of Alicante with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Alicante guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Alicante page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Alicante with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Santa Barbara Castle

    #1 of 5 Historical Places in Alicante
    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. Archaeological Museum Of Alicante

    #2 of 5 Historical Places in Alicante
    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

  3. Canelobre Caves

    #3 of 5 Historical Places in Alicante
    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

  4. St. Ferdinand Castle

    #4 of 5 Historical Places in Alicante
    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

  5. Concatedral De San Nicolas Or Saint Nicolas Cathedral

    #5 of 5 Historical Places in Alicante
    Concatedral De San Nicolas Or Saint Nicolas Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Plaza de Abad Penalva, 2, 03002 Alicante, Spain

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:45 pm Details

    The Concatedral de San Nicolas is the Co-cathedral of Saint Nicolás of Bari and was built between 1613 and 1662 in renaissance and baroque style. It has a nice blue dome and a beautiful garden ...Read more

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Top Tours for Historical Places in Alicante

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