Experience Alicante's Festive Spirit: Celebrate the Holidays in Style


Immerse yourself in Alicante's holiday traditions and joyful atmosphere.

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1. Traditional Christmas Markets

Immerse yourself in the holiday spirit by exploring the traditional Christmas markets in Alicante. These markets offer a wide range of handmade crafts, local delicacies, and festive decorations. Don't miss the opportunity to find unique gifts for your loved ones while enjoying the joyful atmosphere.


2. Ice Skating Rink

Get your skates on and glide into the festive season at one of Alicante's ice skating rinks. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced skater, this activity provides great fun for all ages. Enjoy the enchanting ambiance and feel the cool breeze as you gracefully skate across the ice.


3. Christmas Light Displays

Take a stroll through Alicante's streets adorned with mesmerizing Christmas light displays. The city comes alive with colorful decorations, illuminating the night sky and filling the air with holiday cheer. Explore different neighborhoods to witness the magical transformation and capture memorable photographs.


4. Christmas Wine Tasting

Savor the flavors of Alicante by embarking on a Christmas wine tasting tour. Visit local wineries and vineyards to sample a wide selection of wines, including Alicante's famous dessert wine, Fondillón. Enhance your holiday celebrations by discovering new, delicious wines to pair with your festive meals.


5. Christmas Eve Midnight Mass

Experience the spiritual side of the holidays by attending the Christmas Eve midnight mass in Alicante's grand cathedral. Join the locals in celebrating the birth of Jesus through prayers, hymns, and a solemn atmosphere. Embrace the profound sense of unity and peace that permeates the ceremony.


6. Christmas Parades and Processions

Delight in the colorful and lively Christmas parades and processions that take place throughout Alicante. Watch as elaborately decorated floats, dancers, and musicians fill the streets with joy and merriment. Follow the procession and become part of the festive celebration alongside locals and visitors alike.


7. Christmas Beach Getaway

Escape the winter chill and enjoy a unique Christmas beach getaway in Alicante. With its mild climate, the city allows you to soak up the sun while relaxing on pristine sandy shores. Embrace the contrast of building sandcastles and basking in the holiday spirit under a gently swaying palm tree.


8. Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremonies

Witness the magical moment when Alicante's Christmas trees are lit up in sparkling brilliance. Attend the tree lighting ceremonies that take place in various locations across the city, including plazas and public parks. Feel the enchantment as the twinkling lights create a festive atmosphere for all to enjoy.


9. Christmas-Themed Escape Rooms

Put your problem-solving skills to the test by trying out the Christmas-themed escape rooms in Alicante. Challenge yourself and your friends/family to solve puzzles, find hidden clues, and escape within a set time limit. It's a thrilling and immersive activity that combines holiday fun with a dash of adventure.


10. Christmas Eve Gala Dinner

Indulge in a luxurious Christmas Eve gala dinner at one of Alicante's upscale restaurants. Delight in a delectable feast prepared by renowned chefs, complete with fine wines and extraordinary service. Immerse yourself in opulence and celebrate the most special night of the year in style.