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ItineraryDay 1: ARRIVAL ALICANTEPass By: Alicante AirportArrive at Alicante airport, meet with a rent-a-car representative to assist you in picking up the rental car, and head towards the beautiful city. Places of interest include the Gothic 14th-century Basilica of Santa Maria, the Renaissance Cathedral of San Nicolas de Bari, built between the 15th and 17th centuries, as well as the Santa Faz monastery, in the Baroque style dating from the 15th century.Overnight in Alicante. No meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Superior Hotel Category = Bonalba or similar 4*Day 2: ALICANTE – CALPE (65 Km – 50 min)Pass By: Hotel AR Diamante Beach SpaBegin your adventure after a delightful breakfast at the hotel and visit Calpe. Don’t forget to take a picture next to the impressive Peñon de Ifach, a gigantic rock reaching 332 metres high and a symbol of the Costa Blanca. You can visit the hermitage of El Salvador and Baños de la Reina, as well as the cove of Raco del Corb and La Fosca beach. Overnight in Calpe. Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Superior Hotel Category = AR Diamante or similar 4*Day 3: CALPEPass By: Hotel AR Diamante Beach SpaIndulge in a delicious breakfast at your beautiful hotel. Then, spend a relaxing day exploring Calpe. Stroll its beautifully arranged streets and stop whenever you see something that captures your attention. And if you want to taste your way around the city, luxuriate in a delicious lunch in one of the traditional restaurants (not included).Overnight in Calpe. Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Superior Hotel Category = AR Diamante or similar 4*Day 4: CALPE – TORREVIEJA (135 Km – 1,5 hrs)Pass By: Hotel MeridionalBegin your day with a delectable breakfast at the hotel. Then, head towards charming Torrevieja, the perfect place to enjoy and discover wonderful coves and beaches. One of the most famous is Cala Ferris, offering great views. Wander around Torrevieja, unwinding and admiring its beauty. Overnight in Torrevieja area. Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Superior Hotel Category = Meridional or similar 4*Day 5: TORREVIEJAPass By: Hotel MeridionalAfter a tasty breakfast, start exploring the surroundings. Check out inspiring places such as the Sea and Salt Museum, where you will learn about the historical fishing tradition of the city or the Mata Tower, built in the 14th century. Then, catch a glimpse of the famous Lagunas Natural Park, a protected area of about 3,700 hectares, known for its mesmerising lakes, the pink Torrevieja and the green La Mata. Overnight in Torrevieja area. Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Superior Hotel Category = Meridional or similar 4*Day 6: TORREVIEJA – LORCA (130 Km – 1,5 hrs)Pass By: Parador de LorcaStart your day with a tasty breakfast and then drive to the delightful city of Lorca. Known also as the ‘city of the sun’, this is one of the most monumental stops in the region, showcasing medieval, Renaissance and Baroque architecture. It has archaeological sites such as the Column Miliaria from the Roman times, numerous churches from the 13th and 14th centuries, as well as baroque palaces like the Guevara Palace. Stroll around the cobbled streets of Plaza de España and visit the charming castle of the city. Overnight in Lorca. Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Superior Hotel Category =Parador de Lorca or similar 4*Day 7: LORCA – DEPART ALICANTE (145 Km – 1,5 hrs)Pass By: Alicante AirportIndulge in a delicious breakfast and, at appropriate time, drive towards Alicante to drop off the car and catch your departure flight back home. The rent-a-car shuttle service will transfer you from the rental compaby to Alicante Airport.Breakfast includedMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.