Alicante, Spain Cruise Port
The historic Mediterranean port city of Alicante, Spain is located in Costa Blanca, within the region of Valencia. With everything from quaint outdoor cafés to soft sandy beaches and museums, this town has everything one would expect of a Mediterranean vacation. Be sure to visit the nearby picturesque town of Guadalest, one of the most interesting destinations in all of Spain. Known as “The City of Light” during the years of the Roman rule, this vibrant town in Spain lives up to its nickname. Alicante's historical district, which is located in the area around the Calle Labradores and the Rambla de Méndez Núñez - a street that a river used to pass through, is filled with exciting places to see. Below, we have listed a few of our favorite things to do when cruising to the exciting city of Alicante, Spain:
Relax on one of Alicante’s white sand beaches or take a stroll along Costa Blanca’s coastal beaches when on your cruise to Alicante.
Visit the tranquil nature of Elche´s and its wonderful parks and see the “Paseo del Puerto”, a marbled mosaic avenue imitating sea waves along the way.
Explore the Bodega Heretat de Cesilia, where you will see the large wine cellar and the old fashioned process of wine making in this region.
See the Castle of Santa Barabara where, from the top of the hill the whole region of Alicante can be viewed.