Alicante
in Alicante of Valencia, Spain

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
38.345 and -0.481 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 38° 20' 42" and W -0° 28' 53"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:16 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/Madrid
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:38 am and 9:28 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-37.833 and 178.450 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Port Awanui
References
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Delve into Alicante

Alicante in Alicante (Valencia) with it's 334,757 habitants is a town located in Spain about 224 mi (or 360 km) south-east of Madrid, the country's capital town.

Time in Alicante is now 10:16 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Alicante, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Spain is Alicante International Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Spain is Palmeral of Elche in a distance of 65 mi (or 105 km), East. We saw 7 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Busot, Santa Pola, Agost, Aiguees and Tibi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 37%
Air Pressure 1013.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 57% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Thursday, 20th of June 2019

26°C (79 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 21st of June 2019

25°C (77 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Saturday, 22nd of June 2019

24°C (75 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hospes Amérigo

Address
0,1 mi
C/ Rafael Altamira, 7
03002 Alicante
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 16:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Eurostars Lucentum

Address
0,3 mi
Avinguda Alfonso X El Sabio 1-11
03002 Alicante
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sercotel Spa Porta Maris

Address
0,3 mi
Plaza Puerta del Mar, 3
03002 Alicante
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Tryp Alicante Gran Sol Hotel

Address
0,1 mi
Rambla de Mendez Nunez, 3
03002 Alicante
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 00:00 - Checkin: 00:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Meliá Alicante

Address
0,2 mi
Plaza del Puerto No. 3
03001 Alicante
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 16:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sercotel Suites del Mar

Address
0,3 mi
Plaza Muerta del Mar nº 3
03002 Alicante
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Apartamentos Santa Faz

Address
0,0 mi
Plaza Santisima Faz, 1
03001 Alicante
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Apartamentos Prado Sastre

Address
0,2 mi
Gabriel Miro, 16
03001 Alicante
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Maya

Address
0,6 mi
Canónigo Manuel Penalva, 2
03002 Alicante
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Apartamentos Ocean Palais

Address
0,5 mi
Calle Virgen del Socorro, 50
03002 Alicante
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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ALICANTE - SPAIN 2014

Published: May 22, 2014
Length: 55:57 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Tore Christensen

Fra 7-14 mai 2014 besøkte vi den flotte byen Alicante i Spania. På denne videofilmen på 19 minutter kan du se litt fra byen. Vi bodde på Hotell Melia Alicante, et bra hotell med perfekt...


Romeo Santos ALICANTE WorldTour 2015 / DjMaury Eventos

Published: February 17, 2015
Length: 13:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DjMaury Inthemix

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Cremà de la Hoguera Oficial Hogueras de San Juan 2013 Alicante

Published: June 27, 2013
Length: 05:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alicante City & Experience

Cremà de las hogueras oficiales en la Plaza del Ayuntamiento de Alicante. Soplo de brisa marina es el título del monumento adulto del artista Jesús Grao. Fuego, color, arte y agua para acabar...


Ralph Productions HD - Himno de la ciudad de Alicante con Letra

Published: May 19, 2012
Length: 28:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: RalphProductionsHD

Vídeo con imágenes de Alicante Capital con el Himno de Alicante. Incluye la letra. Ralph Producciones empresa especializada en grabaciones de: Eventos, Videoclips, Video Bookings, Video...


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Published: May 16, 2012
Length: 14:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: centaurorentacarTV

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Mascletà día 22 Hogueras de San Juan Alicante

Published: June 22, 2014
Length: 39:28 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Alicante City & Experience

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Alicante Racing Rides - Ruta Enduro

Published: March 03, 2015
Length: 49:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AR Riders

Buen dia de ruta con unos grandes =D.


Castillo de Santa Bárbara en Alicante

Published: August 06, 2013
Length: 49:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Alicante City & Experience

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B737-800 Landing in Alicante

Published: May 29, 2013
Length: 28:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: dave1989b

Edinburgh - Alicante, B737-800 Landing. Captains landing not mine.


Alicante, una Navidad mediterránea

Published: December 05, 2014
Length: 09:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alicante City & Experience

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Sant Joan d'Alacant

Sant Joan d'Alacant is a municipality belonging to Alicante metropolitan area, in the southeast of Valencian Community, Spain. It is the geographic center of the Old Garden of Alicante. Its limits are with the settled areas of Alicante (7 km), Mutxamel (1 km) and El Campello (3 km). It is within the Alicante metropolitan area and shares the same fire department and metro services.

Located at 38.4014, -0.436667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Alicante, Populated places in the Province of Alicante

Costa Blanca

Costa Blanca refers to over 200 kilometres of Mediterranean coastline in the Alicante province of Spain. The name "Costa Blanca" was devised as a promotional name used by BEA when they launched their air service (for £38.16s. -) between London and Valencia in 1957. It has a well-developed tourism industry and is a popular destination for British and German tourists.

Located at 38.354, -0.408 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Coasts of Spain, Geography of the Province of Alicante

Alicante Tram

The Alicante Metropolitan TRAM operates in the Spanish city of Alicante and its surrounding area and. Like other narrow gauge railways in the Valencian Community, it is run by Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat Valenciana (FGV). It was inaugurated on 15 August 2003 replacing narrow-gauge diesel trains between Alicante and El Campello.

Located at 38.3653, -0.444444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Alicante, Transport in the Valencian Community, Rapid transit in Spain

Estadio José Rico Pérez

Estadio José Rico Pérez is a multi-purpose stadium in Alicante, Spain. It is currently used mostly for football matches, being home to Hércules CF. It also held World Cup matches when Spain organized the event in 1982. The stadium can hold up to 30,000 people. It was built in 1974, and is situated 2 miles outside Alicante city centre.

Located at 38.3572, -0.4925 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Spain, 1982 FIFA World Cup stadiums, Hércules CF, Alicante CF, Multi-purpose stadiums in Spain, Sports venues in the Valencian Community

Archaeological Museum of Alicante

The Archaeological Museum of Alicante (Spanish: Museo Arqueológico Provincial de Alicante, Valencian: Museu Arqueològic Provincial d'Alacant, abbreviated as MARQ) is an archaeological museum in Alicante, Spain. The museum won the European Museum of the Year Award in 2004, a few years after significant expansion and reallocation to renovated buildings of the antique hospital of San Juan de Dios.

Located at 38.3537, -0.476389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Archaeological museums in Spain, European Museum of the Year Award winners, Museums in Alicante

Alacantí

Alacantí is a comarca in the Valencian Community, Spain. It is bordered by the comarques of Marina Baixa and Alcoià to the north and Baix Vinalopó to the south.

Located at 38.3461, -0.484722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Comarques of the Valencian Community, Alacantí, Geography of the Province of Alicante

Centro de Tecnificación de Alicante

Centro de Tecnificacion de Alicante is an arena, designed by Enric Miralles, in Alicante, Spain. The arena holds 5,425 people. It is primarily used for basketball and the home arena of CB Lucentum Alicante. Bob Dylan performed at the arena during his 2008 European Tour on July 2, 2008.

Located at 38.354, -0.494583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor arenas in Spain, Basketball venues in Spain, CB Lucentum Alicante, Enric Miralles buildings, Modernist architecture in Spain, Sports venues in the Valencian Community

N-330 road (Spain)

The N-330 is a highway in Aragon, Spain. It forms part of European Route E7. It connects with France at the Tunnel of Somport (12 km) with Huesca. It then becomes the Autovía A-23 to Zaragoza. It heads south to Daroca, where it becomes the N-234. The road emerges again south of Teruel following the Rio Turia. The N-420 branches west in the Rincón de Valencia rising to over 1,000m. It then runs south to Utiel and the Autovía A-3 in the province of Valencia.

Located at 38.3411, -0.549167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Transport in Aragon, Transport in the Valencian Community, National roads in Spain

Autovía A-31

The Autovía A-31 is a highway in Spain. The road connects Madrid to Alicante. It starts at a junction with the Autovía A-3 at Alarcón and heads south east to Albacete. Thereafter the Autovía A-30 branches off to Murcia. The A-31 heads east to Almansa and a junction with the Autovía A-35 before heading to the coast the Autovía A-7 and Alicante.

Located at 38.3347, -0.510556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Autopistas and autovías in Spain, Transport in the Region of Murcia, Transport in the Community of Madrid, Transport in the Valencian Community

University of Alicante

The University of Alicante was established in 1979 on the basis of the Center for University Studies (CEU), which was founded in 1968. The University main campus is located in San Vicente del Raspeig/Sant Vicent del Raspeig, bordering the city of Alicante to the north. As of 2010/11 academic year, there are approximately 27,000 students studying there.

Located at 38.3846, -0.513147 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1979, University of Alicante, Universities in the Valencian Community

Santa Bárbara Castle

Santa Bárbara Castle (Valencian: Castell de Santa Bàrbara, Spanish: Castillo de Santa Bárbara) is a fortification in the centre of Alicante, Spain. It stands on the Mount Benacantil (166 m).

Located at 38.349, -0.478 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in the Valencian Community, Buildings and structures in Alicante

Mutxamel

Mutxamel is a municipality in the comarca of Alacantí, Alicante, Valencian Community, Spain.

Located at 38.414, -0.446 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Alicante, Alacantí, Populated places in the Province of Alicante

Alicante railway station

Alicante terminal is the central railway station of Alicante, Spain. Commonly referred locally as the RENFE station, the station is part of Adif system, and is a terminal station. The station accommodates RENFE long-distance and medium-distance trains, and it is the origin of lines C-1 and C-3 of Cercanías Murcia/Alicante. The station is not related to the narrow gauge railway Alicante-Dénia managed by FGV and part of the city's tram network.

Located at 38.3444, -0.494972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in the Valencian Community, Buildings and structures in Alicante

Gravina Museum of Fine Arts

Gravina Museum of Fine Arts is a museum in the city of Alicante, Spain, located in the Palacio del Conde de Lumiares, a four floor building constructed between 1748 and 1808 and declared a historical monument. The museum is devoted to painting and sculpture of Alicante from the sixteenth century to the early decades of the twentieth century.

Located at 38.3456, -0.479667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Art museums and galleries in Spain, Museums in Alicante, Art museums established in 2001, 2001 establishments in Spain

Port of Alicante

The Port of Alicante is a seaport in Alicante, Spain on the Mediterranean Sea used for commercial and passenger traffic. The port is administered by the Port Authority of Alicante.

Located at 38.3369, -0.488611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Ports and harbours of Spain, Alicante

Concatedral de San Nicolás, Alicante

The Co-cathedral of Saint Nicholas of Bari (Valencian: Cocatedral de Sant Nicolau de Bari, Spanish: Concatedral de San Nicolás de Bari) is a Roman Catholic co-cathedral located in Alacant, in the Valencian Community of Spain. The church, part of the Diocese of Orihuela-Alicante is dedicated to Saint Nicholas and was elevated to the title of cathedral on 9 March 1959 by Pope John XXIII.

Located at 38.3454, -0.4825 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Alicante, Cathedrals in Spain, Churches in the Valencian Community

Basilica of Santa Maria, Alicante

The Basilica of Santa Maria is the oldest active church in Alicante, Spain. It was built in Gothic style between the 14th and 16th centuries over the remains of a mosque. The basilica is composed from a single nave with six side chapels located between the buttresses. In 2007, by request of the city of Alicante to the Holy See, the church was promoted to the rank of basilica.

Located at 38.3462, -0.479306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Alicante, Basilica churches in Spain, Churches in the Valencian Community

Canelobre Caves

Canalobre Caves are located in Busot, a small town 23 km away from the city of Alicante. The entrance to the caves is at the altitude of about 700 m on the northern slopes of the mountain ridge known as Cabezón de Oro (literally, big golden head). The caves are famous for a large vault of 70 m height similar in shape to a cathedral.

Located at 38.5103, -0.411389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of the Province of Alicante, Show caves in Spain, Visitor attractions in the Valencian Community

Alicante Museum of Contemporary Art

Alicante Museum of Contemporary Art is a municipal museum in Alicante that exhibits the 20th-century and contemporary art. Created in 1976 thanks to Eusebio Sempere, and reopened in 2011 after a major renovation, the museum now consists of three permanent collections of about 800 art pieces. The museum is located in Asegurada building, the oldest civil building remaining in the city.

Located at 38.3462, -0.479694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Art museums and galleries in Spain, Museums in Alicante, 1977 establishments in Spain, Art museums established in 1977, Modern art museums in Spain

Gran Sol

Gran Sol (also Hotel Gran Sol, Hotel Tryp Gran Sol) is a skyscraper and hotel in Alicante, Spain. Has 97 meters and 31 floors. It's a brand hotel Tryp Hotels belonging to the hotel group Sol Melia. The hotel is the third tallest building in the city, behind Estudiotel Alicante (100 m) and the El Barco (100 m).

Located at 38.3439, -0.483056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Alicante, Skyscrapers between 50 and 99 meters, Skyscrapers in Spain, Skyscraper hotels in Spain, Buildings and structures completed in 1970

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Alicante.

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24 Aug
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Soge Culebra
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Convención Hot Wheels Y Otros Modelos A Escala.
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15 Sep
2019

Seamus Haji - TBC
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28 Sep
2019

MELENDI - Mi Cubo De Rubik En Alicante
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29 Sep
2019

Melendi - Mi Cubo De Rubik ALICANTE
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03 Oct
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CONGRESO NACIONAL DE ESTUDIANTES DE FÍSICA 2019
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04 Oct
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PyConES 2019
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20 Oct
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ROCK EN FAMILIA: Descubriendo A Metallica En Alicante
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07 Nov
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29 May
2020

Spring Festival 2020
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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