With temperatures soaring to 40°C in the height of summer and over 2,800 hours of sunshine a year, Alicante is the perfect getaway. Originally known as the 'City of Light', and offering visitors beautiful beaches, a thriving nightlife, plenty of culture and a medieval castle, this resort has something for everyone.
Located in Costa Blanca, at the base of Mount Benacanti, Alicante is a thriving tourist destination and historic Mediterranean port. Close to other towns in the Costa Blanca such as Benidorm, Murcia and Torrevieja, there are plenty of opportunities for you to explore, including Valencia, which is less than a two hour drive away. The city and port of Alicante are both popular with European tourists, and flight from the UK are short, making it an ideal destination for families too. Madame Vacances can help you plan a blissful holiday to Alicante. Whether its culture, nightlife or family friendly facilities, this resort has something for everyone.