If you’re ready to fiesta and flamenco all night long, book a flight to Alicante and let the nightlife consume you. Situated on the Spain’s eastern coast, Alicante has everything a trendy traveler could want: parties, discos, sun, sand, and of course, a couple very cool castles and museums to break up one’s day on the beach.
Flights to Alicante are packed with sun-worshipers during the summer months, but there’s plenty to do in the off-season. Because of its coastal location, Alicante enjoys excellent weather year-round but cheap flights to Alicante can be found during the winter months. It might be a bit cooler, so grab your jacket and stroll down the Paseo de la Explanade – Alicante’s seafront promenade featuring open-air cafes and outdoor musicians. It’s no wonder Alicante is one of Spain’s most visited cities – it’s adventure, excitement and individuality keep travelers coming back for more.
After you book your Alicante cheap flight, be sure to pack your sunscreen! Spain’s Costa Blanca is sunny year round, even throughout its mild winters. Alicante’s seaside location makes for a perfect summer spot, which is convenient when the temperature reaches scorching highs come summertime at 31 degrees C (about 90 degrees F). If your flight to Alicante falls somewhere outside the summer months, don’t fret: the coastal city’s mild climate is a bit rainier and colder in the fall and winter, but temperatures rarely dip below 6 degrees C (40 degrees F).
Costa Blanca, the “white coast”, is aptly named for its infinite stretch of sandy beaches. These beaches provide the perfect background for basking in the summer sun, which means flights to Alicante during from May through the end of August will be pricier and lodging will be difficult to come by.
Alicante cheap flights are more abundant just before summer hits, when everyone’s scrambling to hit the beach. Those looking for an explosive, enjoyable stay in Valencia should book cheap flights to Alicante for the second and third weeks of March to celebrate Las Fallas. Though the festival doesn’t actually take place in Alicante, the two hour trip to Valencia is well worth it to check out the sculpted and intricately created pyrotechnic floats that are put on display for a week before they’re set aflame on March 19.
Although Alicante is improving its public transportation, it’s still easiest to get around on your own two feet. The bus lines are easy to figure out and the tram lines are expanding. When your cheap flight to Alicante lands, buy a Bonobús pass for discounted travel on the bus and tram. Once your feet get tired from walking, hop a bus for cheap.