The Alicante Costa Blanca is one of the places in Spain and Europe with the highest influx of tourists throughout the year, but above all in the summer months. The city and the entire province of Alicante offer endless possibilities for all types of travelers. From the classic sun and beach to visits to castles, partys (such as the Moors and Christians) or natural sites. One of the most fun and interesting excursions in Alicante that can be carried out is the descent of the Segura River.
This river has the advantage of not having great risk or difficulty, which is great for those who start kayaking or rafting. Normally, the excursions are carried out in boats of about ten people along 14 kilometers of river, in the case of rafting; And one or two, for the kayak. In both cases, about four hours are used, in which good atmosphere, laughter and adrenaline are assured. In addition, the good climate that usually reigns in these places and the temperate water temperature make this adventure even more comfortable and interesting.
As we said, it is a recommended activity for all types of people, although, in the case of children, they are usually required to be over six years old and not afraid of water. They will need paternal, maternal or guardian authorization, as long as they do not carry out the activity in their company.
This excursion can be carried out comfortably from the city of Alicante and also usually includes a stop to have lunch in one of the restaurants in the area, where you can appreciate the rich gastronomy of Alicante, such as paella, fideuà or all types of rice With fish, meats or seafood.
The best tourist destinations in Alicante
If you’re wondering what to see in Alicante, you’re in luck, because, as we said at the beginning, this city and its surroundings offer you endless possibilities for leisure and fun. In this way, in the city of Alicante you can discover its history and view its views from the Castle of Santa Bárbara. You will be able to relax in its promenade and go discovering at your pace restaurants and places of leisure, as well as the friendly and welcoming character of the Alicante.
In the same way, there are many excursions in Alicante that are interesting. You can go by boat to the idyllic island of Tabarca and enjoy there its beaches or seabed. You can enter in fishing villages with white facades, like Altea, or discover the modernity and the skyscrapers of Benidorm. You can lose yourself in the Natural Park of the Montgó or taste the famous prawns of Denia. All this and much more will be possible in Alicante.