OrangeSmile Tours Best destinations around the world - Travel Guide
Benidorm

How to spend top weekend in Benidorm - ideas on extraordinary attractions and sites

benidorm desde serra gelad What a popular resort in Spain is associated with? Surely, you can mention beaches, shining skyscrapers, many discos and nightclubs. However, you mightn’t think about bikers, cacti and unique works of art set right on the coast. If you dare to distract from the standard resort entertainment a little and pay attention to the surrounding area of Benidorm, your vacations there can be unique.
It’s easy to arrange a romantic getaway in Benidorm, as a choice of hotels for couples is just fine. In the heart of Levante Beach lies a nice hotel, Sol Costablanca, aimed only at … Open
Just a few minutes’ drive separates Benidorm with the picturesque region of Callosa de Ensarriá , where there is a unique botanical garden, Jardí Botánic Cactus D'Algar. Opening of the Botanical Garden was held recently, in 2001. As you might guess from the name, the park represents a huge collection of cacti. Over the past few years, the area has been significantly expanded, so today the garden covers an area of 50,000 m2. Besides exotic desert plants, rare tropical species can be seen in the park. The main surprise of the Botanical Garden is its wildlife, including animals and birds living on its territory. They live in the wild, and therefore it’s incredibly interesting to observe representatives of tropical fauna.
After admiring a collection of the botanical garden, don’t hurry to leave these amazing places. Nearby is another unique natural attraction, Algar Waterfalls . Tourists will be delighted to know that they can swim in the waterfall, whose cool water would be a great alternative to the crowded beaches. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
One of the most popular shopping places in Benidorm is La Marina trading center, located in the Finestrat area. It houses clothing and footwear shops of popular world brands, including Zara, … Open
Did you know that the biggest cave in Spain is situated close to Benidorm? We are talking about Kanelobre Cave , the status of which has long gone beyond the usual attractions. Nowadays it acts as a concert hall. The height of the cave is 70 meters. In warmer months, the stage is set on its upper level; the former is regularly used for concerts. After a performance, you should definitely take a stroll along the scenic surroundings. Close to the entrance to the cave originates a narrow footpath that leads to the top of a mountain. Spending a little time and effort, you can reach a magnificent viewing platform, which offers a great view of the surrounding area.
Benidorm Spain Do you want to diversify vacations with something really original? Take a retro-trip to Vintage motorcycle museum , which is also located not far from Benidorm. It will be interesting not only to bikers, but for fans of vintage, as the age of some of motorcycles is a little less than a hundred years. All in all there are more than a hundred motorcycles and cars, many of which are in excellent condition. If you have bikers among friends of yours, be sure to buy original souvenirs for them in a local gift shop.
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 … Open
If you don’t want to leave the resort and go for a trip around the neighborhood, visit an unusual exhibition of sand sculptures. It’s situated directly on the two-kilometer beach Playa de Levante . There is no entrance fee, and you can not only enjoy the unique shapes of sand, but also take photos with them. Sculptures were created by the best local artists; items are incredibly amazing and striking with their impressive size. Next to every sculpture there is a small box with the words "Thank you" in Spanish and, sometimes, English. If you like an item, be sure to drop a coin into the box and thank artist for positive impressions.

Terra Mitica Park Attractions

Terra Mitica theme park is located in Benidorm. You will visit attractions and experience the thrill here. You can buy tickets to visit the park at the ticket office. You can choose from several options. This can be a visit for 1 day, for part of the day from 15:00, for the whole family, or for several adult visitors. The minimum cost is 39 euros. Tickets are also sold online. And they are cheaper in this case.
Benidorm is one of those cities that are ready to offer tourists with children entertainment of every taste. In the city is located well-known water park, Aqualandia. Here you can have a … Open
You can visit any attractions Terra Mitica buying a ticket. You will get an adrenaline rush on several types of roller coasters. This can be a journey through the water in the sarcophagus of the Pharaoh, a trip in wagons, developing a speed of 100 kilometers per hour, performing 360-degree turns and implementing free fall or skating in different directions with rotations.
la rotonda del aire You will also experience the thrill of being on a swing in Terra Mitica Park. They have a height of 35 meters and a speed of 90 kilometers per hour. You can also visit the tower. You will experience a free fall from a height of 54 meters here. The maze is also interesting. You'll go in the trailer and shoot at scary targets with a laser gun. You can also visit a unique film session. You will see a fantastic world while using special glasses. You'll be shaking, and a jet of water or air will pass through your legs at the same time.
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

Adventure in Aitana Safari Park

Do you love animals? If so, you will have the opportunity to observe wild animals from 5 continents in conditions as close as possible to their natural habitat. You should visit the Aitana Safari Park for this. It is located in the mountains Sierra de Aitana at a distance of 35 kilometers from Benidorm. You will pay 18 euros for admission. However, if you go to the official Internet resource of the park and print out the coupon, you will receive a 10% discount.
Benidorm bay There are no cages and enclosures in the Aitana. Representatives of herbivorous fauna from all over the world move freely around the park. You will see elephants, giraffes, zebras, ostriches, camels, and monkeys here. Lions, tigers, wolves, and panthers live in a large area. It is fenced off by a grid. You can move around the park by car, along a route of 7 kilometers, or on foot. It is worth noting that this route is shorter.
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
The walking tour passes through the territory where harmless small animals and cubs of large animals live. You will pick up a raccoon, touch the boa constrictor and look at the lion cubs. If you prefer to travel by car, you can use the services of a guide. This voyage is allowed from 11 am to 3 pm. You will be able to get out of the car and walk near the animals in some areas of the park during the walk. However, it is forbidden to leave the car and open the windows in areas where there are predators.
Sha Wellness Clinic Pool

Observation Decks and Algar Waterfalls

You can explore the sights not only of Benidorm, but also the cities located nearby while on vacation in this city. For example, you will reach Guadalest in half an hour by car. You will climb one of the observation decks of the royal castle here. You will admire the breathtaking view of the valley and the reservoir, which has an unusual color. You will see the mountain river with Algara Waterfalls just 10 minutes by car. You will go on an excursion here. You can swim in the cool water and enjoy the beauty of nature. If you have the courage, you with the support of rescuers will be able to dive off the cliff into the part of the river where the depth is greatest.
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

Fantastic Hydro-Cycling

You can rent a hydro-cycle on Benidorm beach. If you know how to drive it and provide an international license, you will be able to ride it on your own. You will pay from 70 to 80 euros for 60 minutes. If you do not have such a license, the instructor will accompany you. However, such entertainment will cost more. You will be given a safety briefing anyway. You will also wear a helmet and a life jacket.
Benidorm - guide chapters 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13

City tours, excursions and tickets in Benidorm and surroundings

Reference information
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Benidorm
♥   Restaurant 'Casa del Maco' Benissa. Type - International|Modern cuisine. 20.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Audrey’s by Rafa Soler' Calp. Type - Creative. 21.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Casa Cantó' Benissa. Type - Seafood. 24.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'La Peña' El Campello. Type - Seafood. 25.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Brel' El Campello. Type - International|Mediterranean cuisine|Creative. 26.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all castles
Survived castles around Benidorm
♥   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
♥   Castle 'Tower del Cap d’Or' Alicante, 29.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Car rental on OrangeSmile.com Rentals in Benidorm

Top Destinations for Sustainable Tourism

The winners are not surprising. It is not hard to find a sustainable hotel in Stockholm or Helsinki, and there is a reason for that. Sweden ranked as the most sustainable destination in the world, followed by Finland, Austria, Estonia, and Norway. Not only these countries strive to decrease the negative impact of tourism on the environment but also offer many interesting opportunities for guests. Read this

07.05.2021

Benidorm by photo artists

Search for interesting places on Benidorm map

Address/Sight name City/Region Country Within radius, km
 Types of touristic objects to search for
Hotels & Car rental
Carhire locations
0 star
1 star
2 stars
3 stars
4 stars
5 stars
Touristic places
Art galleries
Churches/Temples
Museums
Castles/Palaces
Monuments
Touristic areas
Sightseeings
Attractions
Attraction parks
Casino
Theaters/Cinema
Disco/Clubs
Parks
Zoo
Aqua parks
Transport
Airports
Train stations
Bus stations
Metro
Parkings
Fuel stations
Ports/Ferries
Open the list of object types
Health/Sport
Open the list of object types
Food/Money
Open the list of object types
Shopping
Open the list of object types
Beauty/Medicine
Open the list of object types
City services
Open the list of object types
Useful services

Visiting neighbours of Benidorm for exclusive entertainment

Walk through hidden local streets, sneak to a small cafe, breathe and enjoy Benidorm from inside. Stay out from the beaten track during your city weekend, discover the soul of Benidorm as a real travel gourment. Follow our guide, take one of the exclusive services and spend your time in Benidorm unforgettably and with a full passion!
OrangeSmile.com - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
Secure Server
Head office
Weegschaalstraat 3, Eindhoven
5632 CW, The Netherlands
+31 40 40 150 44


Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | About us
Copyright © 2002 - OrangeSmile Tours B.V. | OrangeSmile.com | Under the direction and management of IVRA Holding B.V. - Registered at Kamer van Koophandel (KvK), The Netherlands No. 17237018