Explanada de Espana, Alicante

4.4
Must see · Landmark · Tourist Spot
Take a stroll down this popular promenade. Attractive Explanada de Espana is composed of red, blue, and white tiles, creating a wavy design. Browse the street stalls selling local handicrafts and souvenirs. Take a break in one of the restaurants, cafes, or ice-cream shops. Alternatively, sit on one of the wooden chairs in the shade of a palm tree and enjoy the cool breeze off the harbor. The promenade is an ideal place to relax and soak up the atmosphere of the city. A visit to Explanada de Espana represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Alicante trip itinerary builder app to plot your vacation.
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  • The stunning patterned pavement flanked by tall palms make this an lovely place to sit with some of the most popular restaurants just next to the esplanade. The stalls which change over the year and.....  more »
  • Súper beautiful. It makes Alicante the best Spanish city we have visited so far. Do your strolling around and after sunset. It reminds me of Nerja ( a Spanish town in the south) and Casablanca  more »
  • A plaque on this charming esplanade pays homage to the city official whose idea it was. It makes for a very nice place for a stoll and is deservedly now a city icon  more »

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