City center walking tour

Would you like to engage with the city of Elche? Imagine learning first -hand the traditions and customs of this ancient city with its authenticity and originality…

Three UNESCO World Heritage sites: El Palmeral, El Misteri d’Elx and El Museo de Pusol.

Its virgin beaches, its natural spaces and its wide cultural and gastronomic offerings make Elche a unique destination in the province and on the Mediterranean coast where you can enjoy many activities and have memorable experiences.

Make the most of your stay in direct contact with local life!

Experience

The palm grove of Elche, declared a World Heritage Site in 2000, is a group of palm orchards that extends throughout the city, creating a unique landscape for more than a thousand years.

The different orchards, of Arabic origin, were planted for agricultural purposes based on the structure of the oasis. Its disposition has been maintained throughout the centuries, currently consisting of almost almost 200,000 palm trees across over more than 3,500,000 square meters.

In this tour we will move to the heart of the Mediterranean oasis finding examples of unique palms for their morphology or beauty.

To whom

If you want to discover a unique natural landscape inside a city, then this is your experience! If you like to know first-hand the traditions of the places you visit and look for direct contact with locals, come and let yourself be surprised by the palm trees and the customs that surround it.

Meeting point: Tourist office (short walk from bus and train stations)

Depart: 10.00h

Return: 16.00h

Highlights

Palm forest – Old town – La Festa Museum – Full lunch based on typical products

Experience

Local life and traditions – Crafts – Local gastronomy – Shopping

  • Small groups
  • Professional guide
  • Walk through the palm grove of Elche, where we will make several stops to learn about the most important aspects of its history and characteristics that make it unique in the world.
  • Mid-morning snack.
  • Typical lunch enjoyed at a local restaurant. Salad, two seasonal starters, main course to choose one (rice of the day, meat, fish), one drink, coffee and dessert.
  • We will stop by the traditional shops that have been involved in the citizens lives over the years.
  • 45€ / person.

Info & bookings

Bookings must be made in advance.

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