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Customer Travel Tips for Alicante

83% Avg. city rating Rated by 228 customers

Activities / excursions 82%

Restaurants / eating out 87%

Shopping 79%

Chilling out / relaxing 88%

Getting around / public transport 85%

Sightseeing 79%

Culture 80%

Nightlife / partying 84%

Value for money 85%

Customer Travel Tips for Alicante

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84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
84% Avg. rating


24 Jan 2020

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Stroll around and discover the city

Liked: Vibrant city with a lot of sights to see.

Disliked: A more modern city missing some of the more genuine historc parts.

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


08 Sep 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: /

Liked: Der Kontrast zwischen Meer und Bergen!

Disliked: No

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


15 May 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: View from the castle

Liked: friendly city

Disliked: no

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
82% Avg. rating


05 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Go to X Hostel Alicante. Be wary of pickpockets on a night out, just like you would anywhere else

Liked: Friendly people and good nightlife

Disliked: No

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


22 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
With a large group / tour

Trip Type:
Family Holiday Relaxation / spa

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: restaurantes ,playa

Liked: I LIKE ALL

Disliked: non

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 20%
64% Avg. rating


28 Mar 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife Romantic getaway

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Be on your feet! Best way to explore the city. And some bloody amazing restaurants :)

Liked: The nightlife was amazing! One of the best clubs in Spain! Must go to Katamaran and Musiklub. Food was great. Definitely try out the paella :)

Disliked: -

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 40%
71% Avg. rating


10 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Explore

Liked: The old town and the castle are very beautiful

Disliked: Nothing

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


03 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Events / festivals Partying / nightlife Relaxation / spa Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Siesta, sangria, tapas, playa, y "no pasa nada" :)

Liked: The awesome people y "no pasa nada". :)

Disliked: .

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


14 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing City break Family Holiday Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: If you're looking for a relaxing beach holiday find a nice resort. Javea in Alicante is lovely and you can find everything you need for this kind of holiday in close proximity.

Liked: beautiful beaches, relaxing, has very lively areas and resorts as well as quieter residential places.

Disliked: no

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


14 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: There are beaches away from the city center that are really good

Liked: The castle is amazing

Disliked: The beach was crowded

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


30 May 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing

Customer Travel Tip: Don't be afraid to venture down streets and explore

Liked: The different culture that it offered in comparison to the usual holiday destination we go to ...

Disliked: Nothing

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


08 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Events / festivals Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: The sunshine and beach definitely worth the trip

Liked: Paradise for sunbathing

Disliked: Few people speak english

100% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


10 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: aller à l'X hostel à Alicante c'est le mieux!

Liked: l'X hostel à Alicante :)

Disliked: no

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
78% Avg. rating


03 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Na

Liked: Na

Disliked: Na

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 80%
87% Avg. rating


28 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: public transport cheap n easy

Liked: city with beach and museums,castle and churchs

Disliked: no

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


23 Nov 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Partying / nightlife

Customer Travel Tip: Make sure to try some of the paella, simply the best!

Liked: The amazing contrast between the medieval castle on the hill, the lively city and the beautiful beaches.. what more could you want?

Disliked: Not really!

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


17 Oct 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Check out what neighbouring areas have to offer so you can make the most of your time in Alicante

Liked: The Tram service available form Alicante made visiting other neighbouring areas and beaches very convenient within a short time. Views from the Tram were scenic. Locals were very friendly and helpful, we didn't feel like such a burden when asking for advice or directions.

Disliked: Bicycle and rollerblade hire shops could've been more obviously located.

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


03 Oct 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Go to villajoyerosa - a beach that is 30 minutes northeast of alicante. It's gorgeous!

Liked: The weather was fantastic!!

Disliked: Public transit wasn't so accessible in many places

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


17 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: stay in a group and learn spanish

Liked: the weather was amazing

Disliked: too much drugs and prostitutes.

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


09 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife

Customer Travel Tip: take your time, because you can do a lot of daytrips

Liked: the beach, and the going out.

Disliked: Nothing really

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83% Avg. city rating Rated by 228 customers

Activities / excursions 82%

Restaurants / eating out 87%

Shopping 79%

Chilling out / relaxing 88%

Getting around / public transport 85%

Sightseeing 79%

Culture 80%

Nightlife / partying 84%

Value for money 85%

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