About Alicante


Let's have a look around into background of Alicante
  • Region: Comunidad Valenciana
  • Country: Spain
  • Latitude: 38.3452777778
  • Longitude: -0.483055555556
  • Time zone: Europe/Madrid
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +1 hours

Weather in Alicante

Climate: Hot semi-arid climate 

Best Time to Visit: June to September

 

Location

Alicante  is a city and port in Spain on the Costa Blanca, the capital of the province of Alicante and of the comarca of Alacantí, in the south of the Valencian Community. It is also a historic Mediterranean port. The population of the city of Alicante proper was 330,525, estimated as of 2016, ranking as the second-largest Valencian city. Including nearby municipalities, the Alicante conurbation had 452,462 residents. The population of the metropolitan area (including Elche and satellite towns) was 757,085 as of 2014 estimates, ranking as the eighth-largest metropolitan area of Spain.

Distance from Alicante center to Airport

Airport: Alicante Airport

Driving Distance: 10 miles / 16 km 

Driving Time: 19 minutes

Languages: Spanish

Modes of transport

Airport: Alicante Airport

Rail: Alicante railway station

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10  % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: Accordingly to bill
  • Housekeeper: Accordingly to bill
  • Concierge: Between Accordingly to bill

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: 10  % of the Bill.

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Alicante,
  • Orihuela,
  • Elda




Alicante

Location

Alicante  is a city and port in Spain on the Costa Blanca, the capital of the province of Alicante and of the comarca of Alacantí, in the south of the Valencian Community. It is also a historic Mediterranean port. The population of the city of Alicante proper was 330,525, estimated as of 2016, ranking as the second-largest Valencian city. Including nearby municipalities, the Alicante conurbation had 452,462 residents. The population of the metropolitan area (including Elche and satellite towns) was 757,085 as of 2014 estimates, ranking as the eighth-largest metropolitan area of Spain.

Weather

Climate: Hot semi-arid climate 

Best Time to Visit: June to September

 

Tourist Attractions
  • Santa Bárbara Castle
  • Tabarca
  • Canelobre Caves

Emergency Contact Numbers in Alicante city

Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 112

Railroad: Alicante railway station (+34 902 43 23 43)

Airport: Alicante–Elche Airport (+34 913 21 10 00)

Hospital: Hospital General Universitario de Alicante(+34 965 93 30 00)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Alicante

  • Misteri D'Elx
  • Buika in Cartagena
  • Dani Martín in Albacete

Tourist Attractions

  • Santa Bárbara Castle
  • Tabarca
  • Canelobre Caves

Theatre & Concerts

  • Cines Costa
  • Helm Cinemas
  • Benidorm Palace

Visit Top Restaurants in Alicante

  • Cerveceria ESTIU Bar
  • Taberna To-Bar
  • Los Troncos

Top Shopping Centers in Alicante

  • Centro Comercial The Outlet Stores Alicante
  • C.C.Panoramis
  • Boutique 27 Alicante

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Fogueres Museum
  • Sánchez and Juan Art Gallery
  • Sentidos Altea Garden

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Cerveceria ESTIU Bar - Rice
  • Taberna To-Bar - Rice
  • Los Troncos - Steak

Sports Club

  • Cosmopolitan Spa & Fitness Club
  • SOHO fitness club
  • Club Deportivo Arena Alicante

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: 1.05 €
  • Taxi: 3.00 €
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): 486.67 €
  • Cheap meal: 10.00 €
  • Gasoline: 1.14 €
  • 3 course meal: 29.00 €
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