Alicante Itinerary 1 Day

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One Day in Alicante

The city of the Alicante is the capital of Spanish province of the same name. Nestled on the southeastern Costa Blanca of Spain, Alicante is a favorite spot for the lovers of aquatic adventures. While the city protects an ancient fortress, its glittering old town, Barrio de la Santa Cruz, is famous for its buzzing nightlife. Even after spending 1 day in Alicante, you will fall in love with the cool vibe of the city. Explore the white sand beaches and medieval history of Alicante with the help of this  Alicante itinerary for one day.

It would be a good idea to stick to the central part of the city when you are here only for a day. You can cover the following places during the 24 hours in Alicante.

What to do in 1 day in Alicante?

Explore Beaches

There are many beautiful beaches in the city of Alicante. You can start the beach hopping experience from the Playa de la Albufereta and head to Playa del Postiguet. One of the most famous beaches in Alicante is El Postiguet Beach which is known as a palm-lined sandy beach with a boardwalk. You can also go to the Port of Alicante and enjoy spectacular views of the Mediterranean Sea. The beach park of El Palmeral will also be a great place to visit.

Plan Visit to Museums

Alicante is home to a large number of museums. On the basis of the area you are planning to explore on your one day trip to Alicante, you can take a tour of the museums like the Archaeological Museum of Alicante, Alicante Museum of Contemporary Art, Gravina Museum of Fine Arts, Museo Volvo Ocean Race, Museu de Fogueres, Museo de Aguas de Alicante Pozos de Garrigós etc.

Historical Landmarks

In addition to the beaches and museums, you will also find a number of historical landmarks in the city, the most famous of which is the Santa Barbara Castle. The Mount Benacantil will also take you back to the ancient history of Alicante. Apart from these, you can visit the Basilica of Santa Maria, Concatedral de San Nicolás, and Casa Carbonell.

If you are in Alicante in June, you will be fortunate to attend the most famous festival in the city called the Bonfires of Saint John at night. This is one of the most beautiful summer celebrations in Spain. There are some nice casinos and fine dining restaurants in Alicante that would make your evening much happening.

Best Hotels in Alicante for 1 Day Trip

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Thinking of a Longer trip to Alicante

If you are thinking of spending more than 1 day in Alicante, look out for travel ideas in Alicante itinerary 2 days in Alicante or 3 days in Alicante. More days will give you more time to spend at attractions you like the most.

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