Attractions
! Ask us about our packages (see below) !  -  *Watch a video from Altea : Clic  
Altea is the perfect place to relax or be active. Some of the possible activities and attractions in our area include : 
VISIT THE OLD TOWN WITH BEAUTIFUL VIEWS OVER THE SEA
VISIT THE LIGHTHOUSE IN ALBIR, FAMOUS WALK AND SPECTACULAR VIEWPOINTS
VISIT THE ALGAR WATERFALLS
VISIT GUADALEST, VILLAGE, RESERVOIR AND CASTLE
VISIT CALPE, OLD TOWN AND THE FAMOUS PENON DE IFACH ROCK
VISIT MOUNTAIN VILLAGES AS TARBENA

Paradise for hikers with the Sierra de Bernia & Helada behind the corner                 - Guided sight-seeing tours as requested (a.o. visit Guadalest)
- WELLNESS and SPA : Mountain retreat Finestrat 
- Visit picturesque villages : La Nucia, Polop, Calpe, Denia, Villajoyosa and bigger nearby cities : Benidorm, Alicante, Valencia, ...
- Playing golf, diving and boat rental
- Jeep Safari and adventure sports & water sports
MOUNTAINBIKING and ROAD BIKING with professional( full suspension) bikes ,
 guidance on request (downhill, crosscountry, trails, ...) all difficulties and levels.
- visiting Benidorm for shopping, walking or nightlife (free shows and animation)
- bicycle rent (city bikes or mountainbikes), segway rent
- Swimming in the sea, the bays, or our pool
- Dining (we gladly point out good restaurants and bars)
Property hunting : we can inform you about all legal and practical matters concerning your new (holiday) home or apartment and we put you in touch 
with reliable professionals in the area . 
- Benidorm Palace show (tickets and transport on request)
- visit Aqualandia, Mundomar, Terra Mitica, Terra Natura
- fortress Medieval Excalibur Tournament
- Table tennis
- Tennis courts
- Soccer
- Shopping downtown or at shopping centers (Finestrat, La Marina)
- Hiking in the trails (guidance on request) : see map 
of the trails : 
http://www.de5van.nl/Costa-Blanca/wandelroutes-costablanca.aspx
- and so much more exploring to do !



email me
                          
* Valencia airport is 75 miles north of Altea. (= 90 minutes by car).




For your biking activities we work together with Cronobike shop, they have all the latest suspension bikes and road bikes at your disposal ! Also new E-BIKES ! (electrical bikes). 
Packages and possible week program

Packages & possible activities: ask us and we gladly inform you about your choice of package

1) Dinner degustation
2) Shopping addict
3) Active hiking & biking
4) Adventure & thrillseekers
5) Late-night
6) Culture
7) Wicked Wine & trendy tapas
8) Picturesque old town centers
9) Sight seeing by car or bus
10) Romance & lovers choice
11) Markets & Flea
12) Marriage 
13) Spiritual Voyage & creativity development:  meditation, zen, yoga, ...

For example, a week @ Costa Blanca can look like this:

Monday
Visit Altea's sea promenade, shops, old town with Moorish church and white alleys, terraces, *eating at resto “Diferens”, La Costera, Ousteau, “Amix,  “Sabor” or “Raco de Toni“ (paella) or more simple at Spanish resto “El Chiruingito” 

Tuesday
Altea market day. Enjoy some tapas by the sea in Beach bar (Chiruingito El Portet at Playa La Olla (beachside). Visit Guadalest water reservoir, shops, the castle, have a boat trip and on the way back you can visit Polop & La Nucia center. * dinner degustation in El Xato!(Michelin star) :degustation 8-course menu with matching wine selection for only 38 euros. Or beautiful restaurant “El Nuevo Alcazar”. 

Wednesday
Benidorm market, visit it's beautiful old town, platform, harbor, dove square and *tapas restaurant “La Cava Arragonesa”, sightseeing on Elche Turistic bus (or boat trip to isla Tabarca) or enjoy the Costa blanca Segway Tour (39E), visit shopping center "La Marina" *Have a Brussels waffle and Belgian beer in “Café d’Anvers” across the street next to the Belroy hotel, *have dinner at Italian restaurant “El Duetto”

Thursday
Swimming at Poniente beach, tapas & drink at beach bar "Baden-Baden", or Jeep Safari or visit Calpe and it’s nature park lying in the sea called "Penon de Ifach". Enjoy dinner at *tapas restaurant “La Cava Arragonesa” or make a reservation to eat in Asia hotel , different choices of restaurants.

Friday
Water park Aqualandia, or zoo park, or amusement park terra Mitica, or Excalibur Tournament show, Benidorm Palace show or dinner show. Dinner at resto "Puig Campana" situated at the seaside in La Cala de Finestrat. Or go hiking on the Sierra de Bernia, overlooking all Benidorm and hike upon Fort de Bernia. *Have a great steak or fish at “La Costera” in Altea and an incredible dessert at Pasteleria de Sabors also in the old city center uphill (Casco Viejo)

Saturday
Visit Alicante (by car, boat or train), see the port with Pirate ship, the famous promenade “la Explanada” , Old Town, Chocolate Museum, big shopping centers “Corte Ingles”, all the delicious resto’s behind the harbor

Sunday
Walk to Albir faro (lighthouse) overlooking the sea and beautiful bays, have a delicious coffee at terrace “Diferens or Opera”, diving initiation or horseback riding,  *have dinner at resto “Sabor” or enjoy delicious tapas at Ca'Jaume , or go international at Japanese resto “Yuan Teppanyaki” or Italian quality food at resto "Novo Bussola" or resto "Brushetta" or enjoy Indian food at resto “Haweli” or just have a snack and drink at terrace “Universal” (Belgian food, beers, pancakes, waffles ,...)

And there's more ...:
* A few of endless possibilities *

Excursiones Maritimas Benidorm: (to Calpe, Altea, Benidorm, Alicante and Benidorm Island and Isla Tabarca a
Diving "greenwich diving"
Bungee jumping 45E or 30E Puenting in Alcoy
Wine Tasting
Cheese shop and local products in Albir Plaza 
Sha Hotel, great views, design health hotel terrace, vegan and vegetarian specialties and cocktails
Adventure: Kayak, quads, Jet Ski, parasailing
Karting Finestrat
Nightclub hopping
Bars Levante shows for free
Horseback riding Sierra Helada
Wakeboard, Water-ski with cable ski at Levante beach
Benidorm Circus
Safari Aitana (Villajoyosa)
Indian, Thai, Chinese, Japanese dinner
Rent a boat "Maremoto"
Helicopter flight
Play Golf
Visit Valencia, La Nucia (El Xato), Villajoyosa, Denia, Polop, Callossa
Ferry to Ibiza
Fonts d'Algar Waterfalls
Mountainbike tour (all levels)

* Alicante airport is 40 miles or 60 km south of Altea ( = 40 minutes by car). 
*Murcia airport is 40 miles further south of Alicante. (= 90 minutes by car).
AIRPORTS