Originally called Akra Leuke, that is the White Summit, Alicante was founded 1n 325 bc by the Phocaean Greeks. In 201bc, the city was called Lucentum, the City of Light after it was captured by the Romans. Located on the bay of the Mediterranean Sea, the city is popularly known for its magnificent palm trees, beautiful parks and beaches, big plazas and shopping streets, flanked boulevards, hidden gems and amazing weather. Some amazing places to visit in the city are the Santa Barbara Castle, the magnificent Explanada de Espana, and many more.
With the amazing weather in Alicante, no day goes to waste as tourists get blown away by the spectacular beauty of the city as they go on quests of the city’s most appreciable locations and gems on sightseeing tours, visit various historical centres and breath-taking sites on boat cruises and shore excursions, and enjoy the most welcoming and spectacular views of the city onwalking and biking tours around the city’s most beautiful routes.
Visitors can enjoy convenient cheap pre-booked airport transfers of different packages to avoid waiting for a cab or going through the stress of getting public transportation after a long flight. With tripindicator offering the best touring experience at affordable prices, compared to other tour agencies, visitors will enjoy the best sights in the city as they tour the famous Casco Antiguo, Basilica of Santa Maria, Contemporary art museum and engage in fun-filled activities on beach excursions, golf games and food tours in Alicante and some of its neighbouring cities on day trips.