Alicante

Spain

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Cruises to Alicante, Spain

This Costa Blanca jewel lies between mountains and sea fronted with miles of beaches. Spanish Baroque at its finest, Cathedral de San Nicolas is well worth the stop. Discover the La Alcudia Archaeological Sites, a working dig occupied since the Stone Age.

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Ship will DOCK at the Port of Alicante.
  • Time Zone
    CEST (Central European Summer Time) UTC/GMT +2 hours
  • Language
    Spanish and Valencian are the two primary languages.
  • Currency & Shopping
    Euro (EUR)
    • Best Way to Get Around
      There free shuttle buses to city center. It's a 15-min walk to the Promenade beside the marina. For more adventure, try a shore excursion.
    • Famous For
      The Roman Catholic Basillica of Santa Maria is the oldest active church in Old Town Alicante. It offers a dynamic architecture experience from the 13th, 14th and 15th centuries.
    • Fun Fact #1
      Alicante is the fastest growing city in Spain.
    • Fun Fact #2
      Sipping copas (mixed drinks) at the terraces along Calle Castaños is popular to do weekend afternoons and evenings. There are also many great local wines.

Alicante TOP EXCURSIONS

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We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.

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Busot: Gymkhana & Canelobre Caves

Behold the bizarre geological formations and cathedral-like vault in the Canelobre Caves and then discover the charms of...

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Alicante by Trolley Train

Ride through historical Alicante in the comfort of a trolley train, admiring the architectural treasures and pausing eve...

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Alicante Tapas Trail

Browse one of the most vibrant markets in Alicante, where you will see an array of fruits, vegetables and seafood that w...

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Alicante & Santa Barbara Castle

Tour Alicante, a vibrant and popular Spanish resort town in the heart of the Mediterranean, rich in history and culture....

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Featured Alicante CRUISE ITINERARIES

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Barcelona, Spain

16-Day Transatlantic from New York to Rome: Italy, France & Spain

Experience the transatlantic journey of a lifetime! | This itinerary includes a stop in glamorous Cannes.
SHIP Norwegian Escape
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK New York (New York);
Royal Naval Dockyard (Bermuda); Ponta Delgada (Azores); Seville (Cádiz) (Spain); Granada (Malaga) (Spain); Alicante (Spain); Barcelona (Spain); Cannes (France); Florence/Pisa (Livorno) (Italy);
DISEMBARK Rome (Civitavecchia) (Italy);
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Malaga, Spain

16-Day Transatlantic from Rome to Miami: Italy, France & Spain

Experience the transatlantic journey of a lifetime!
SHIP Norwegian Pearl
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK Rome (Civitavecchia) (Italy);
Florence/Pisa (Livorno) (Italy); Provence (Marseille) (France); Barcelona (Spain); Valencia (Spain); Alicante (Spain); Granada (Malaga) (Spain); Seville (Cádiz) (Spain); Lisbon (Portugal); Ponta Delgada (Azores);
DISEMBARK Miami (Florida);
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Brest, France

11-Day Europe from London to Rome: Italy, France, Spain & Portugal

This itinerary includes a stop in glamorous Cannes.
SHIP Norwegian Escape
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK London (Southampton) (England);
Brest (France); Lisbon (Portugal); Seville (Cádiz) (Spain); Granada (Malaga) (Spain); Alicante (Spain); Tarragona (Spain); Cannes (France); Florence/Pisa (Livorno) (Italy); Naples (Italy);
DISEMBARK Rome (Civitavecchia) (Italy);
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