Alicante is a fantastic place for families of all ages and individuals alike with a wide range of pastimes to fill your time. Whether you are moving to Alicante or just visiting, here are some of our favourite days out in Alicante for families.
Days Out in Alicante for Families
Whether you are looking for things to do in Alicante for small children or things to do in the Alicante area for teens and adults, we’ve pulled together a list of attractions that are perfect for kids big and small.
Located in the Thader shopping mall in Murcia, the Nickelodeon adventure is packed with everything from a Bikini Bottom boating school to a 4D cinema and has fun-filled zones for all of your favourite Nickelodeon characters. Parents can even visit for free with a child’s admission ticket meaning a day out in Alicante doesn’t need to cost the earth.
Greenlands Golf Club
The perfect attraction in Alicante for families, this 18-hole adventure golf attraction offers palm-filled golfing fun just outside of Los Montesinos and is the perfect trip out for all the family. Their package deal includes the 18-hole mini-golf, a meal and a drink.
Let your kids go wild for the day in an adventure park designed just for them. Hakkuna Matata features a sprawling play area for kids including a climbing jungle, football court, trampolines and a café. They even hold creative workshops for all ages including painting, plasticine and music workshops. You’ll find Hakkuna Matata in the industrial estate in Guardamar.
Go Karts Ciudad Quesada
The perfect day out in Alicante for all ages, Go Karts Cuidad Quesada is a massive go-karting centre featuring three different courses for toddlers, juniors and adults. You’ll also have a choice of double or single karts for those who don’t want to ride alone. There are even trampolines and a bouncy castle park which you can pay to use separate from the go-karts which are great for younger children. Whatever age your family is, this is a fantastic Alicante day trip.
Combining a modern bowling alley with a huge arcade, bar and restaurant, Ozone Bowling is the perfect place to enjoy as a family. You’ll find plenty to enjoy indoors but outside of the venue, there are also rides and a bouncy castle to enjoy. Ozone is situated in a commercial area with the habaneras across the road and surrounded by restaurants for a great afternoon out in the Alicante area.
Looking for a waterpark in Alicante that is suitable for all ages? Aqualandia offers a wide variety of water-based adventures on the outskirts of Benidorm with rides for all ages. With three tiers of attractions from children’s rides to extreme rides, everyone in the family will find something for them with this Benidorm day out.
This sprawling theme park sits on the outskirts of Benidorm and is home to some fantastic, hair-raising rides and rollercoasters. Whether your teens want to ride a spinning disk flying through the air or you are looking for more gentle rides for younger children, you’ll find something for everyone at this Alicante theme park.
If you are looking for a slightly smaller theme park in Alicante for families, Polapark is ideal. With plenty of rides to keep younger children occupied and plenty of rides suitable for all age groups, this is the perfect spot for a family day out. Based in Santa Pola, Polapark also runs an offer where you can return for the second day for free before 2pm with the wristband from the previous day’s adventures.
Cultural Family Trips in Alicante
If you are looking for cultural family days out in Alicante, you’ll find no shortage of things to see. We’ve pulled together just a few suggestions below that are perfect for culture-focused family days out in the Alicante area.
Terra Natura Murcia
Combining a fantastic zoo and water park, Terra Natura Murcia is a fantastic Murcia day out for all the family. You’ll be able to spend half of the day exploring the zoo with its animal feedings and thrilling sea lion shows before cooling off in the water park with rides suitable for both adults and children of all ages.
Los Baños De Fortuna
Famous for its hot springs, Fortuna is a fantastic spot to explore with the Victorian thermal baths of Los Banos de Fortuna offering a range of alternative therapies for just 10 Euros for the whole day.
Plaza de Santa Maria
Explore the sights and sounds of Plaza de Santa Maria, an open pedestrian street where you can find countless Art museums, the captivating Santa Maria basilica and a number of beautiful restaurants. You’ll be immersed in history and culture as you wander through the magnificent buildings and the remains of the largest Islamic mosque in Alicante. If you are looking for a cultural day out in Alicante, this is the place.
National Parks in Alicante
If getting in touch with nature as a family is more your thing, Alicante is the perfect place to explore the great outdoors. There are a number of beautiful national parks in the Alicante Region that are perfect for families, we’ve listed just a few below.
Parque Reina Sofia
You’ll find the beautiful Parque Reina Sofia located in Guardamar. Here there is plenty to explore in this large park. Watch the Tortoises and peacocks or spend some time at the small resident funfair with plenty to keep the family occupied.
Parque De Las Naciones
Discover the serene nature of Parque De Las Naciones located in the heart of Torrevieja. The swing park is great for families whilst you can also take a boat ride on the lake, take a look at the animals and wander the lovely walking trail.
Find more family days out in Alicante over on the Alicante Tourism website. Thinking of moving to Alicante or buying a holiday home in Alicante? Why not take a look at our Alicante properties now or contact us to find out more about living in Spain.