Costa Blanca's main city and cruise port, Alicante is one of the most beautiful and important cities on the Spanish east coast. Built around a natural harbour, Alicante is rich in Moorish and Spanish history and is filled with white sandy beaches and crystal clear waters. With lively tapas bars, terrace cafes, and a restored old town, Alicante makes a charming harbour city and cruise destination. Take a trip to Castillo de Santa Barbara fortress for incredible views of the city or visit Museo de Arte Siglo to view the incredible works of Picasso, Miro and Dali. Once called 'the city of light' by the Romans, you won't regret taking a cruise to Alicante - the heart of Costa Blanca.
Things to do in Alicante
Castillo de Santa Barbara
Opened to the public in 1963, the Castle of Santa Barbara is one of the main historical sights of Alicante.
The popular Central Market of Alicante has been opened since the 1920's, here you'll find fresh fruit and vegetables, meat, fish and flowers.
Playa de San Juan
Spend the day swimming, snorkelling, windsurfing or relaxing on the white sands of Alicante's most popular beach.
Popular cruise lines for Alicante cruises
With world-class entertainment and incredible facilities, you'll have a spectacular time on a cruise with MSC Cruises.
With remarkable dining and dazzling entertainment, P&O Cruises know what they're doing when it comes to cruising.
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