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Historic Alicante, Castle & defensive Walls

culture walk

Historic Alicante, Castle & defensive Walls

8 reviews
Duration
3.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English, Spanish
culture walk

Historic Alicante, Castle & defensive Walls

culture walk

Historic Alicante, Castle & defensive Walls

8 reviews
Duration
3.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English, Spanish

What you'll do

We start at Ayuntamiento meeting point. We continue visiting the city undercover, its a place in the city center that just some locals knows! Secret nº1. continuing by the labyrintic streets of the old town, we can see the fachade of Santa Maria´s Church, and localizing where are the limit od the first defensive wall from old city. walking by El Barrio, we can admire colorfull houses,many of them has natural caves carved in the mountain ( secret nº 2). we walk along the smalest street of the city ( secret nº 3) one of my favourite findings. From there, we start to climb on castle direction by El Parque de la Ereta, meantime we contemplate the Moro´s Face ( la cara del moro) i can tell the tragic love history behind this face. we have time to take magnificent wieuws from the city and we can see the defensive wall wich still are standing tall. we access to the castle by the west defensive wall door, and in the castle we can see all the militar buildings and defensive constructions, including the last door that gives access to the castle and the mine and his fantastic history. from the high part of the castle you will have a 360º vieuws of all city and surrounds. After that, we descend at sea level, for the endind of the experience. in this day, you´ll discover all the hidden secrets and history along the times that has Alicante City to show.

Your host

Learn more about Lorena

Lorena

im very pasionate about travels, courios and always asking to know more, enjoy specially with local people contact, i love that they show me his favourites places , culture and traditions, and come back home with many memories to tell. Alicante is my city since 20 years , once upon a time I was a tourist too, and become a local expert, discovering his labyrinthic streets, ans his amazing history, now i want to show you how spanish people live and enjoy our city. so you can feel the spanish style of living at mediterranean coast. Want to come? Take a look to my insta lorenavanderberg you can see pictures of experiences i offer to travellers.

What's included

Drinks
Water Snacks and fruits.

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Where you'll be

We visiting the first places were the life start in Alicante area, find the places where the first defensive walls are located, and we follow the arquitectonic and fefensive evolution of the buildings along the time. tipically of a Mediterranean Comercial City closer to the sea.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

This activity requieres to walk along the historic center, there were manu staircases that we have to climb. We adapt our route to make it comfortable for all.

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Lorena
Historic Alicante, Castle & defensive Walls
8 reviews
From $47/person
8 reviews
From $47/person