Day trip

From Alicante: Guadalest Valley and Algar Waterfalls Tour

4.7 / 5

46 reviews

Activity provider: Ali-Oli Tours
Day trip

From Alicante: Guadalest Valley and Algar Waterfalls Tour

Activity provider: Ali-Oli Tours
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From US$ 81.34 per person

Likely to sell out

Discover the scenic beauty of the village of Guadalest and its fortress, mountains and surrounding alley on a day trip from Alicante. Get spectacular views of the Costa Blanca. Then, swim in the crystal-clear spring pools of the Algar Waterfalls.

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Explore the charming village of Guadalest with your own tour leader
  • Walk through a 15-foot tunnel carved out of the rock to the fortress and castle of Guadalest
  • Taste some of the typical produce of the area
  • Take a refreshing dip in the spring pools of the Algar Waterfalls
  • Enjoy a small group tour with a maximum of 8 people allowing for personalized service
Full description
Depart Alicante and journey towards the village of Guadalest in the Guadalest Valley for a 6-hour tour of the scenic setting far from the crowded beaches of the Costa Blanca.  Travel inland through a mountainous area lined with charming villages. Upon arrival in the spectacular valley, go to the fortress of Guadalest village (El Castell de Guadalest) and see the remains of the 11th-century Alcozaiba fortress and San Jose Castle at the top of the cliff. Enjoy some free time to get to know the village and visit one of its museums, such as the Micro-Gigantic Museum. Continue to Las Fuentes del Algar (Algar Waterfalls) to admire a series of crystal-clear small springs and waterfalls in a spectacular setting. Bring your swimming costume to take a refreshing dip in the springs during the summer months, or just soak up the area's surrounding pathways and natural pools.
  • Transportation
  • English, French and Spanish-speaking tour leader
  • Entrance to the fortress at Guadalest and to the Algar Waterfalls (Fuentes del Algar)

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    Meeting point

    Hotel Melia Plaza del Puerto, 3 03001 Alicante

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    Important information

    Know before you go

    • Please wear comfortable clothes and good walking shoes, and bring water, your swimwear and sun lotion
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.7 /5

    based on 46 reviews

    Review summary

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    We had a phenomenal experience. Our tour guide deserves high marks for his driving skills, friendly demeanor, excellent navigation and superb knowledge of the region. As we reminisce about the tour, we talk most about our guide. He was funny, personable and a true gem of a human being.

    March 29, 2023

    So pleased to see Alberto again, we knew the day would be truly memorable. He is the best guide we nave ever had, a steady pace, interesting information and time for lunch. The only downside, would be ,having to pay for 3 people instead of 2 which makes the day expensive, and the falls were very busy, understandable being summer

    March 29, 2023

    I was disappointed that I had to pay for 3 people to go on this trip even although there was only 2 of us. I think a minimum of 2 is much fairer and much more realistic to request. It was a very expensive day out for me because of this and meant we couldn’t go on any other trips.

    March 29, 2023

    Product ID: 48124