Sitting snugly in the Alicante Province, in the eastern part of the country of Spain, is the wonderful town of Cocentaina. Visitors on a Cocentaina Area holiday will find that there are plenty of things to see and do as well as some of the most beautiful countryside and mountainous views to be found in this part of Spain. A Cocentaina Area holiday rental villa is the ideal base from which to explore the area as well as resting your head after a hard day’s activity.
For those embarking on a Cocentaina Area holiday, they will discover that there is a multitude of activities and attractions to be enjoyed during their stay. In terms of activities there are a number of exciting pursuits to try out including freshwater fishing, small game hunting, tennis, mountain climbing, horse riding, mountain biking, paragliding, swimming, bird watching and walking. Attractions worth seeing in the town of Cocentaina itself include the 16th century convents of Saint Clare and Saint Francis as well as the impressive Palace of the Counts of Cocentaina.
If you have the energy to leave your Cocentaina Area holiday for a while then it is worth heading for one of the oldest towns to be found in the Alicante province, Benissa. Benissa sits 275 metres above sea level and offers spectacular views of the coastline, as well as the beautiful surrounding area. Within the town is a wonderful Medieval town centre which contains many old buildings in typical, traditional narrow cobbled streets usually associated with Spanish towns. The main feature of Benissa that visitors flock to is the Palacio de los Torres-Orduna, which is now a cultural centre where visitors can learn more about the town and the Cocentaina area.
On top of being able to appreciate a wonderful Cocentaina Area holiday rental villa you can expect to enjoy some fabulous whether whilst on your trip. The hottest months of the year to have a Cocentaina Area holiday are generally July and August when the temperature during the day can reach a wonderful 31°C. The winter months of January and February see the daytime temperature fall to anywhere between 10° and 18°C. The annual rainfall amount for the area is very low at 11 inches.
Travellers on a Cocentaina Area holiday are likely to start their trip by arriving at Alicante Airport (ALC) which is approximately an hour away from the town of Cocentaina itself. Airlines that have regular, cheap flights to Alicante include Monarch Airlines, easyJet, BMIbaby, Thomson Flights, Ryanair and Jet2. Passengers can leave the UK from various major airports including Glasgow (GLA), Birmingham (BHX), Belfast (BFS), Manchester (MAN) and Liverpool (LPL).