Visit Gata de Gorgos and see what the local craft industries have to offer: esparto, palm leaf, rattan and wickerwork articles.
On the uppermost part of a mountain peak, with houses set into the rock,
Guadalest overlooks a deep valley with a beautiful landscape. The town and its castle with a Medieval appeal are listed as an historic-artistic complex.
Tour the Valle del Pop and stop in Lliber and Xaló (Jalon) with its antiquities market every Saturday morning and its wine cooperatives.
The waterfalls and fountains in Callosa d'En Sarrià, well known under the Fuentes de Algar are a frequently visited beauty spot. (camping, picnic and barbecue area)
Visit Elche (Elx) , known as the European Palm Grove:
Sights: - Huerto del Cura (an exotic garden with many of palm trees)
- Palacio de Altamira
- La Calahorra (Arab fortifications of the 14c)
Ascend to Jijona from where you can enjoy panoramic views that are unique to the region.
Col de Rates is a world-famous place thanks to its turrón factories, a typical sweet made of almonds and honey.The factories can be visited to see how this Christmas speciality is made.