Costa Blanca -
Alicante Travel Information
From Valencia to Alicante, the Costa
Blanca lingers on cream, smooth beaches, with a honey brown climate,
soothing fields buttered with sunflower and gossamer green hills to
provide an all year round haven for sun worshipping and carefree
Costa Blanca encompasses the
best of many worlds. Sensational cusine and balmy wines flavour
Valencian pride, where meticulous attention to detail results in
Landscapes climb to soaring mountainous
ranges and rocky crags leap from azure seas. Tides float with cork
buoyed fishing nets slung over limpid lagoons.
There are haunted
castles, numerous nature reserves, lost, veiled valleys ornamented with
flamboyant flowers and between Alicante and Altea, long stretches of
powder soft sand and interrupted by steep cliffs and cavernous coves,
nestling next to cosmopolitan yaucht harbours.
Costa Blanca - Alicante Travel Information
Flights are to Alicante Airport and
you can fly direct from your local airport with nearly any of the major
UK tour operators.
+ 1 hour
Leather, lacework, Lladro porcelain,
fans, shawls, rugs.
June (near Alicante)
Asuncion - August
Daily max temperatures (Approx) 'C
MAY 24 JUN 27 JUL 30
AUG 31 SEP 28 OCT 24
Benidorm is the Costa Blanca's holiday capital - upfront, up[beat and up
all night! Here you'll have the choice of two fabulous crescent shaped
beaches - Levante and Poniente, each with the reassurance of the EU's
Blue Flag - offering pale sands, parasols, pedalos and more. There's a
myriad of other entertainments: friendly restaurants and bodegas where
you can sit down to mouth watering paellas and tapas, countless bars and
pavement cafes, and bustling souvenir shops.
Transfer Time from
Alicante Airport - Approx 1 hour 30
Enjoy the Flamenco in Benidorm
is a town steeped in history and is said to have one of the most
beautiful bays of the Mediterranean. Re-known for being the 'White Town'
of Costa Blanca due to its traditional white washed houses, Altea exudes
a cosmopolitan air.
Transfer Time from Alicante Airport - Approx 1
Set just six kilometres along
the coast from Benidorm, Albir displays a very different atmosphere -
quieter and unhurried, its perfect for a slower kind of beach holiday.
The pebble beach is considered one of the best in the area, making it a
firm favourite with families with younger children.
from Alicante Airport - Approx 1 hour 30