Alicante is a very popular tourist destination in Spain, it is a historic port city best seen with the help of our Alicante car hire services.
Despite its age, the city is in a constant state of development thanks to its booming tourist industry. Tourists flock to Alicante because of the great beaches present on the Costa Blanca. The place enjoys a Mediterranean climate which allows it to have very mild temperatures throughout the entire year with very little rain which is concentrated in certain periods.
You will most likely get into the city via Alicante Airport, also known as L’Altet Airport, which is located 11 kilometers or 8.8 miles from the city center. You can either get a taxi or a specialized transfer from the airport to the city or you can employ our Alicante car hire services and have the car at your disposal in the airport parking lot.
Alicante has other things to offer besides great beaches, for instance the Castle of Santa Barbara is amongst the largest Spanish medieval fortresses being built in the 9th century by the Moors. There are also a series of great museums you can check out as well.
Returning to the beaches however, Postiguet Beach is situated in the heart of the city and just a bit of travel time away you can reach the seven kilometer long San Juan Beach, one of the best beaches in the whole of Spain.
Alicante also has some great parks populated with walking trails, playgrounds as well as lakes and picnic tables, El Palmeral and El Ereta are the parks that are very popular with both inhabitants and tourists.
The available car fleet from our Alicante car hire offices is extremely varied and will surely suffice any type of demand, starting with small economy and compact cars and finishing with full-size ones or even minivans.
If you consider employing our Alicante car rental services you should try to book as early as possible, especially if you plan on visiting Alicante during the important holiday seasons because this is the only way in which we can absolutely guarantee that you will be getting the car that you want. Not only this but you may also get the car for a lower price if you book it early, because prices tend to go up as the holiday seasons approach, so the earlier you book your car the better for your wallet.