Altea is located 62 km to the north of Alicante. Modern Altea provides a wide range of enjoyable activities for the most demanding visitor. From the church square admire one of the best views of the Costa Blanca towards the port and the mountains.
A highly recommended walk in Altea starts at the Plaza del Convento, go over the Moncau bridge until Vellaguarda.
From Vellaguarda discover the medieval streets going up to the old quarter until you reach the Plaza de la Iglesia de la Virgen del Consuelo with its white and blue cupola. As you walk admire the traditional wooden doors and the railings on the windows with their flower boxes of jasmine and geraniums.
The Palau de Altea offers cultural activities such as art exhibitions, plays and concerts.