A family holiday is a holiday that every member of the family can enjoy. Looking for a day of family fun or places to go that all kids can enjoy or are entertained (including the little ones)? Alicante is perfect for a family vacation that provides fun for all! Some of the fun things to do in the Alicante area during a summer vacation include, but not limited to, the following family attractions: beaches, water parks, family activities, zoos, outdoor activities, playgrounds, miniature golf, wildlife park. A little family adventure creates fond memories for the parents, the teenagers and even the toddlers. Take your pick of any of the trips below or make an itinerary to cross off more than one and make it a family trip.
Make a wonderful bike ride with kids of all ages (child seats available). You can hire bikes for the whole family at Freedom Bike hire in VillaMartin: freedombikehire.eu. A lovely family run bike hire company with great quality bikes for a very reasonable price. They have chosen a range of Unisex City Bikes, folding bikes, children´s bikes, tag-a-longs and child seats that are for ideal for casual hire. These ranges are ideally priced for an affordable family day out. They also give you maps of the scenic tours you can make. If youi are a foodie tthere are lovely little stop points where you can enjoy some Spanish tapas or lunch and have a cold drink and an ice cream while you take a break.
Going to the seaside and making a sandcastle with the kids is one of the most popular activity families undertake when one vacation. Hire a jetski or a kayak or go on a banana boat, charter a boat, paddle surf or discover the mediterian sea life with a scuba dive it is all possible on the Costa Blanca. For example, Stella Maris marina in Cabo Roig harbour and Torrevieja offer jet ski rentals, guide tours, sailing school and licence courses. You can find Stella Maris online at stellamariscaboroig.com.
Also on the Cabo Roig beachfront you will find Sun and Sea Adventures. Sun and Sea Adventures take you for some kid friendly fun with stand up paddle, surf lessons and tours along the coast. Organised by Nati and Marc, give them a call on 611 23 79 65 or drop them a message on Messenger by clicking here they are very helpful and friendly. Don't forget to check out their own lunchroom Makai for a tasty breakfast, some of their homemade cakes or just a nice cold beer. Located just off hte la zenia roundabout.
Go Karts Orihuela Costa gokartsorihuelacosta.com. Where you can enjoy an injection of adrenaline while karting, quad tours, paint balling, flying, kids play area, bouncy castles, trampolines the kids will have a blast because there are so many fun things to do here (it is like a mini theme park). There is a restaurant and a bar on site. Futhermore there is a parachute simulation tunnel where you can experience a parachute jump. A qualified instructor will be there at all times. Children from the age of 5 can enjoy the ride! Have a look at this short video: Go Fly Orihuela Costa
Even during a beach vacation where you enjoy all the fun activities outside, its nice to get away from the sun and sand for a couple of hours. Or it might even be a rainy day and you are looking for some indoor fun. Urban Planet trampoline park in La Zenia Boulevard, a 4,5 out of 5 score on Trip Advisor. This indoor play area is a jumping heaven for kids and adults, an amazing family activity. On Wednesday a 30% discounted afternoon and Monday and Thurdsdays also some special offers. Just like school holidays these days can be busier than other days. Please consult the venue on +34 961 12 31 03 before heading out.
Zenia Park in La Zenia Boulevard on the top floor. Great fun for the younger children. Small go karts, soft play park (make sure you have passport or some other form of identification to register yourself and your child at the entrance), air hockey games, fantasy train and some other machines. Bar and restaurant with snacks and pizza´s on site. Weekends can be busy, their website: Zenia Park
Pleno Bowling and Arcade in La Zenia Boulevard Bowling and Arcade games
Cines IMF Torrevieja: https://cinesimf.com/es
Neocine Dos Mares Commercial center http://www.neocine.es/cine/3/dos-mares--san-javier-/lang/es
The Torrevieja area and other parts of the Copsta Blanca have plenty of waterparks with some exciting slides. Have a look below and check the locations, a water park is never far away:
Aquopolis Torrevieja: https://torrevieja.aquopolis.es every Wednesday at 18:00 an English film
Aquapark Flamingo, perfect for the smaller ones too https://aquaparkflamingo.com
Aquapark Cuidad Quesada https://www.aquaparkrojales.es
Terra Natura Zoo and Aqua Natura, you can walk around in the zoo and then cool of at the waterpark http://murcia.terranatura.com
Aqualandia Benidorm https://www.aqualandia.net
D’Algar waterfalls, scenic walking trails down to the river. A nice day out enjoying the cold waterfalls and scenery, guaranteed amusement during this little getaway for the whole family http://www.lasfuentesdelalgar.com
Looking for some free family fun or other things to do with kids? You can have a great day visting Parque de los Naciones in Torrevieja (location: https://goo.gl/maps/SHff8m1L47PS5H237) for a nice stroll along the lake. At the nature center you can feed the ducks and geese and see peacocks and other animals. There is a play park with a dino slide or hop on the swings, seesaws, etc and occasionally a little coffee shop selling cold drinks, coffees and sweets.
The Torrevieja area has some good skate parks. Have look in the table below and check the Google maps link to find a skate park near you:
|Torrevieja||Click for map location|
|Los Montesinos||Click for map location|
|San Pedro del Pinatar||Click for map location|
|Santa Pola||Click for map location|
Los Balcones Park Near de Hospital of Torrevieja where you can play basketball, football, use exercise machines, play in the kids park and sandpit, dog park, skate, bike ride and enjoy picnics: Click for map location