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Sightseeing in Benidorm - what to see. Complete travel guide

Pay your attention to the fact Benidorm is often called Spanish Manhattan. This town is located on the coast not far from Denia. The population of the town estimates over 67 thousand of people. Sure in summer the number of people residing here increases greatly. Such popularity is possible because of the combination of several facts, such as multiple historical and cultural sights, casinos, night clubs and many other entertainments that traditionally attract the attention of visitors of this magnificent Spanish resort.
Benidorm will surely please its guests by widest choice of attractive restaurants and cafes. As a rule, almost every gastronomic facility can surprise its visitors with the widest choice of … Open
The territory of the town is home to many skyscrapers. Among them we should underline “Grand Bali” hotel that is also known as the highest building in whole Spain. The popularity of the town is so high that Benidorm is often referred to as the tourist capital of Costa Blanka.
Fantastic climate, modern buildings, fascinating and stylish luxury hotels and resorts, amazingly white sand on clean beaches – all these factors make Benidorm unbelievably attractive in the eyes of tourists, making them visit this place again and again. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
The best time to visit Benidorm is certainly during the period of national holidays. Every celebration here is accompanied by an interesting entertainment program. Many holidays have very … Open
This town is also famous for a huge park of water attractions named Aqualandia. Another park, Mundomar, is located nearby. There you will surely find large number of magnificent and exotic marine animals.
Despite the fact that the main attractive feature of Benidorm is considered to be its beaches, in the city there are many interesting historical sites. At the top of the cape is "Balcony of the Mediterranean" - a viewing platform with a balustrade known to the whole world, which offers a great view of the city and coast. A few hundred years ago on the site of the observation deck was a large fort, which over the years has been completely destroyed. Today it is resembled by just a few preserved ancient cannons. 
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Benidorm will attract not only fans of beach rest, but also fans of exciting excursions. Its territory is the location of a huge number of historical monuments. Here are opened numerous … Open
It will be very interesting to walk along the top of the Kanfali hill, where the ancient St. Jume Church is present. Built in the 18th century, this church is a vivid example of neoclassic style. It is decorated with some unusual deep blue domes, which are visible from many parts of the city. 
benidorm Right in the city there are several important archaeological areas, including the ruins of the ancient settlement of Tossal de Cala. Ruins of the tower Torre Morales, which in the 16th century was part of a complex of fortifications, is also considered an important landmark. 
Benidorm offers its guests to visit numerous theme parks, entertainment centers, nightclubs and restaurants for any taste. The city is perfect for family rest because the local amusement … Open
Many unique attractions are concentrated in the vicinity of Benidorm, amongst the tourists, a trip to the nearby village of Guadalest is very popular. It is quite small, there are about 200 people living in this village. Here a unique 11th-century preserved castle sits on top of a hill, also you can see a beautiful mountain lake and stroll through untouched forests. 
Benidorm bay For those fond of walks to historical places it will be interesting to visit the castle of Count Alfassa, just a few minutes' drive separates it from Benidorm. Several years ago, the castle was converted into a cultural centre, every day for the tourists there are interesting musical and theatrical performances. Mandatory part of such entertainment is the dinner, during which the visitors of the castle are offered to try most popular national dishes. 
1. The majority of shops in Benidorm are open from 10:00 to 21:00. Some shopping centers may be closed during a working day for a lunch break. Fans of shopping should keep in mind that in … Open
If you don’t want to go far away from the city, you can take a walk through the streets of Old Town. Interesting sights are to be found everywhere, the historic area has many attractive restaurants, craft shops and souvenir shops. 
Sha Wellness Clinic Pool In the modern area of ​​Benidorm, one of the most popular places for walking remains promenade Paseo Maritimo, it has a rather unusual two-tier structure. On the waterfront are plenty of comfortable benches, and next to it is the variety of restaurants, cafes and entertainment venues. 
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One of the busiest places in the New Town area is the Plaza de Toros. Here is a traditional for Spanish towns arena for bullfighting; also a few years ago ​​the amusement park was opened on this square, which is very popular among tourists with children and adult travellers.
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Map of all castles
Survived castles around Benidorm
♥   Castle 'Castle del Mascarat' Alicante, 10.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Castle of de Alfofra' Alicante, 18 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Castle of Aixa' Alicante, 25.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Tower of la Casota' Alicante, 26.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Castle of Moraira' Alicante, 28 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Benidorm
♥   Natural Park 'Serra Gelada' , 7.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Natural Park 'Penyal dIfac' , 20.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Cave 'Cova del Canelobre' , 24.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Cave 'Cova Sant Joan' , 29.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Cave 'Cova de les Ratetes' , 29.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sightseeing in Spain: things to see

Casa Mila, La Pedrera, which is located in Barcelona, might be the most famous architectural place of interest in the country. The name of the building can be literally translated as "the stone cave". The building was constructed according to the project of Gaudi and was controlled by the famous architect. It's worth mentioning that all works of Gaudi are distinguished by original and unusual design. According to initial project, Casa Mila La Pedrera was intended to be made solely from curvilinear elements and slanting partitions, but later the architect changed his original thoughts and built a unique house that has absolutely no load-bearing walls. This is the only building in the country, where even balconies have an important construction rather than decorative role. … Open
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All about Benidorm, Spain - sightseeings, attractions, touristic spots, architecture, history, culture and cuisine. Prepare your trip together with OrangeSmile.com - find out the 'must see' things in Benidorm, which places to visit, which excursions to take, where the breathtaking views are waiting for you. Planning your trip with this travel guide will help your to get the most out of Benidorm in few days.
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