There are so many places of interest in and around the city of Alicante. A SIXT car rental in Alicante is the most convenient and flexible way to get the most enjoyment from your visit to this thriving Spanish port. Driving in Spain is straightforward with well-maintained freeways. However, you may want to take a road trip off the beaten track and visit the mountains or the natural beaches scattered along the coastal area. A visit to Santa Barbara castle, dating back to the 16th century, offers spectacular views of the city. Take a stroll around the historical city center with numerous attractions including the Provincial Archaeological Museum and Santa Maria church, the oldest in the city. There are plenty of opportunities for buying gifts here too. Relax and enjoy the tranquil atmosphere at Carmen del Campillo Moorish tea house and gardens. This is a hidden delight, off the beaten track, and just a 20 mile drive from the city. Take an easy day trip to the Guadalest Valley and its picturesque town nestled in the mountains. Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy the amazing landscapes and seascapes around this popular region.