This municipality located in the northern part of the province of Alicante is characterized by having within the municipality a rocky mole called “el Peñón de Ifach”.
That with its 332 meters of height has become with the years in natural park. The image of the rock, which is linked to the land by a narrow isthmus, is one of the most characteristic and significant images of the Costa Blanca. In addition, at his feet extends the Puerto Pesquero
Where numerous restaurants offer visitors and tourist juicy seafood platters and fish at a very good price.
Its beaches and coves are also worthy of mention: the beach of “la Fossa o de Levante”,
The “Arenal-Bol”, where are “The Baths of the Queen” (next picture) or the “Cantal Roig”. And its secluded coves like “Puerto Blanco”, “Calalga” or “Bassetes” among others.
Come to the old town. It is a wonder and will fill you with tranquility. Pass by “Forat de la Mar”,
Arch that in its origins formed part of the wall. Take a photo of Torreó de la Peça,
Or visit one of its many museums: the Museo del Cómic, “Senyoreta”, The Museo Arqueológico or Museo Fester. Admire the Ricardo Bofill buildings and ascends a part of the Rock of Ifach, at least until arriving at the Visitor Center.
Walk along the promenades of Calpe. Its lively hotel offerings will make the trip very enjoyable. And do not forget to try at least one seafood platter offered by the Puerto restaurants.
• Route creeks ctra Calpe-Moraira