Mundomar Marine Exotic Animal Parkis a park area with a dolphinarium, penguins, a galleon and much more. There is something for everyone. More info.
Aqualandiais a water park with various large water slides, wave pool and many other areas. Great fun for the little ones. More info.
Terra Miticais a theme park with rides for all ages and attractions. It is only open at weekends out of season so check the website before going to visit. More info.
Elcheis a charming town only 15 minutes away famous for the Europe's biggest palm garden. Best of all is the Safari Park. There are also many shops, bars and restaurants.
La isla de Tabarcais a small island which is hardly eleven miles from Alicante, but you will discover there a small fishermen village which was walled and still you can find remainings of its ancient walls. There are various beachfront restaurants serving traditional food. Boat trips from Alicante port take about one hour. One of them is Cruceros Kon-Tiki katamaran. They are running on saturdays and sundays in low season (10 Sep to 20 June), return ticket is 16 Euros, going out at 11.10 am coming back at 5 pm. Phone: 98 521 6396.
Benidorm Palacea venue for variety shows, cultural events and business conferences.
For nature lovers and people into trekking there are several places well worth a visit: