Altea is a town that not only offers beautiful views but also offers spectacular monuments. Rent your car in Benidorm and enjoy this city situated in a great location between the sea and the mountains.
As you approach the car on the road the image of the old town stands out. This part of the city sits on the upper area. You can make a spectacular journey through the streets and corners of the old town leading down to the sea.
The monuments to visit are: the Discalced Carmelite Monastery Church, the parish church of Nuestra Señora del Consuelo, Bellaguarda Tower and the Palace of Altea..
At the bottom of the town we can find the port, the neighborhood of fishermen and where the promenade it is located. Enjoy a pleasant stroll by the seafront with spectacular views of the Mediterranean Sea.
Here we can also find the shopping street Jaume I, One of the places with the most activity in the town and you’ll certainly find something you like on this street
The excellent geographic location of the city, it offers beautiful coves and beaches throughout the coast and a few kilometers you have the mountains and the Sierra de Bernia for fantastic routes and enjoy nature.
Also in Altea you can taste any of the dishes of the Mediterranean diet. If you like rice choose one of the local dishes: seafood paella, a banda or Arròs Caldero rice dishes are made with fish stock.
Visit Altea and enjoy the beautiful town.