The flat plains of Vinalopó have one exceptional city. A select group exists in the world, formed by cities that hold more than one recognised Treasure to humanity. Elx is part of this collective. However, the Palmeral and the Misteri, in all their greatness, beauty and originality, don't stand alone. The city accompanies its treasures, exalting its' two thousand year history, combining modernity with dynamism. Ilicitanos (Elx inhabitants) conserve the natural coastline, which closes an imaginary circle that makes up the territory.
How to get here:
The N-340 has direct access to Elx, you can also arrive by taking the A-7 motorway exiting at any one of the three marked exits. Elx has the international Alicante-Elche airport is only 9 kilometres away and a train station with two stops "Elx Parc" (city centre) and "Elx Carrús" (15 minutes from the centre). From February 2021 there will be an AVE station "AV Elche" (6 km. from the city centre). For information about timetables and shuttles to the city centre, please contact the Tourist Office (96 665 81 96) or the AUESA link..
Tramuntana Aventura invites you to discover two towns located in Baix Vinalopó that are steeped in history: Elche and Santa Pola. The tour will start in Elche, where you will visit all its most popular sights, such as the municipal park, the world-famous palmeral, the archaeological remains of Santa María basilica and more. You will then travel to Santa Pola where you will also see some amazing places, such as the salt flats, Museo de la Sal, its pretty streets and the views from Mirador del Cabo. A complete and in-depth exploration of the two destinations. Don’t miss it.
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