Located 4 kilometers from the coast because of the many attacks by pirates. Between Altea and Benidorm you will find the fortified town of L’Alfàz del Pi. The part by the sea is called Albir. The name Alfàz comes from the Moorish Alfaz which means fertile land. Albir has a typical Mediterranean climate with long hot summers and mild winters. On average it is around 20 degrees in the spring and autumn with peaks in the summer above 30 ° C. In addition, it has its own “Walk of Fame”. The promenade, with tiles with the names of Spanish actors, is therefore also called ‘El Paseo de las Estrellas’.
Albir is famous for its beautiful sandy beach, the Playa de Racó de l’Albir, it has received the European Blue Ribbon Award many times. Walks with beautiful views over the sea, the bay and the mountains of the Serra Gelada and in the distance the classics such as Bernia, Puig Campana, Monte Ponoix, … The road to El Faro, the lighthouse of Albir in the Sierra de Helada Natural Park , is a very beautiful and passable hiking route that is suitable for walkers of all ages.
If you want to go out for dinner, you can enjoy the flavors of the sea, along with the beautiful rice and noodle dishes, traditional for this region. There are also international restaurants for every taste. And the nice city of Benidorm is only a 10 minute drive from this cozy place. Worth the effort anyway! So if you are looking for a cozy destination for a holiday or to spend the winter, this is your ideal location. After a walk on the endless beautiful marble boulevard that runs to the well-known Altea you will never want to return! The infrastructure is spacious. The streets are generously planted with palm trees and other types of trees.
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