Casco antiguo de altea, Altea

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Providing a commanding view over the ocean and a wealth of historic architecture, Casco antiguo de altea serves as the antique district of the Spanish town of Altea. Situated on a hill within the city, the Casco provides a large selection of eateries, cafes, and shops. Stop in for a coffee or traditional Spanish meal along its cobbled streets or take home a souvenir from one of the city’s craft stores. Admire the splendor of the Church of the Virgin of Consuelo or relax in the old town’s many secluded squares. The hike to the town’s upper reaches can be strenuous, so it may not be suited to those with mobility problems. Make Casco antiguo de altea part of your personalized Altea itinerary using our Altea day trip tool.
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  • Altea is a absolutely beautiful town situated not far from benidorm the old town is perched on a hillside with very steep streets not a walk for the faint hearted. but if you do climb to the top you.....  more »
  • I strongly recommend taking a walk up to the center of Altea. It's worth it. If you get off the train at the Garganes stop, the walk up is mostly on the stairs and it's not hard on the back or the...  more »
  • Take a stroll and enjoy gettting lost... It has a bit of a medina feel or a small Aegaeian island town atmosphere Difficult to avoid some of the tourist traps but as an experienced traveller you...  more »
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