Walk at your own pace from one hotel of character to the next on a non-group,self-guided walking holiday in the mountains of Alicante. We transfer your luggage, and supply you with our highly reliable route notes, leaving you free to enjoy the rugged scenery.
With Moorish castles and Neolithic cave paintings to discover, not to mention a wealth of flora and fauna, there’s more to a walking holiday in the mountains of Alicante than just walking. These being Slow holidays, we encourage you to explore the quiet villages that you pass through, and to admire your surroundings – you’re not part of a group, and have no luggage (we transfer your bags to the next hand-picked hotel), so make the most of it, following our trusted route notes at your own pace.
The mountains of Alicante are not far from the bustle of the Costa Blanca, yet feel off the beaten track. This is a secret world of craggy limestone peaks, dramatic gorges, verdant valleys and terraces of almonds, all of which makes for great walking.
Travelling from outside the UK?
To give you a good idea of how we can tailor our trips to your individual requirements, take a look at the section of the website specifically devoted to travellers from outside the UK.
Alternatively, if you’d prefer to get the low-down on Inntravel holidays from someone who has first-hand experience, you can email Phil Wise. Based in California, Phil has taken many trips with us over the years, and will be happy to give you general information about travelling to Europe and the overall Inntravel holiday experience from an American perspective.
Are our walking holidays in Alicante right for you?
If you’re looking for a moderate walking holiday, the mountains of Alicante are an excellent choice. The routes are satisfying without being too challenging, and reward you with dramatic views. To be sure that they are right for you, check our grading system below.
Generally easy walking with few ascents / descents, but perhaps the occasional long day.
Easy-to-moderate walking with some ascents / descents, and occasional longer days.
Moderate walking on varied terrain, with some long days and regular ascents / descents.
Moderate-to-challenging walking on more rugged terrain with significant ascents / descents on most days. Compass skills may be required (check the individual holiday).
Challenging hikes, featuring long days with significant ascent / descent on challenging terrain. Compass skills may be required.
Choice of easier or harder routes, so that you can tailor most days to your requirements.
What to expect from your walking holiday in Alicante
We want you to get the most out of your holiday, so ensure that our walking holidays in Alicante share the same three hallmarks of all Inntravel holidays: captivating landscapes; charming hotels chosen by us for their hospitality; and flavoursome local cuisine.
Extensive route information
On an Inntravel walking holiday you can depend on our detailed, comprehensive route notes. Distilled from many years’ experience, brimming with up-to-date local information, think of our route notes as your portable and reliable guide. No need to spend precious time planning routes – simply set off and enjoy the views!
The freedom of independence
If you value independent travel and hotels of character, you’re in the right company. With Inntravel, you set your own holiday start date, duration (you can add extra nights at any hotel) and preferred travel route (by train, plane or ferry). Talk to us and we’ll make your personalised holiday plans and travel arrangements happen.
We’ve built up a wealth of experience since we started in 1984. Whether you’ve got a query or wish to book a holiday, you’ll deal with friendly experts who share a passion for travel and who have stayed in our featured hotels and walked our routes. They’ll be delighted to answer your questions and help you plan your perfect holiday.