The Best Things to Do in Alicante | Alicante Holidays
Things to Do in Alicante:
Things to do during your holidays in Alicante
The magical combination of vivid colours in Alicante makes it the best destination either for swimming or for any kind of water sports.
Alicante, with its wide variety of beaches, has been an ideal tourist destination for decades.
The city of Alicante has a wide range of beautiful beaches, all having fine and golden sands.
The high standards of cleanliness are confirmed every year by the European Union’s awarding of the Blue Flag.
Shopping in Alicante
El Corte Inglés department store is among the most famous ones.
There are also some local stores where you can find all sorts of suitable gifts and souvenirs.
Parks in Alicante
The city of Alicante is full of green color thanks to its many park areas.
A special one is the newly opened “La Ereta Park” from where you can enjoy a breath-taking view towards the city and the sea.
Among other parks you will also find the “Panteón de Quijano”, the “Portal de Elche”, and the “Plaza de Calvo Sotelo”.
Cuisine in Alicante
Rise is obviously the most outstanding ingredient of the local gastronomic cuisine since it comes in many different types.
Fish and seafood of the Mediterranean, fruit and vegetables that come fresh from the local market are always on the menu.
Sports in Alicante
You can practise a wide range of sports in the “Tossal Sports Park” Alicante’s large leisure area to which access is easy from the city centre.
Golf, tennis, horse riding, martial arts, karting and hockey are all possible in Alicante’s heaven.
No wonder that Alicante is the ultimate choice for team rallies or team coaching, with the extra advantage of an ever perfect climate and accommodation infrastructure that is fabulous.
There are plenty of restaurants, patios, cafés, and fast food chains throughout the city.
Make sure you visit the beachfront and the Explanada d'Espanya.
Nightlife and Bars
Nightlife in Alicante is really superb. We strongly recommend you the El barrio (neighbourhood) which is full of youngsters;
La Zona in San Fernando with the best of bars and pubs; Ruta de la Madera full of restaurants; and Puerto de Alicante, a relatively new area.
During summer San Juan’s Beach is a magnificent resort by the sea.