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Mirador Cronistas de Espana

Carrer del Rector Cremades, Plaza de la Iglesia, Altea, Spain
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Views across the bay to Benidorm

Just off the Church Square, this viewpoint gives sweeping views over the bay and the town below. If... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
DunelmArts
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Altea visit

After walking up all the slopes and steps you come to the church plaza. The viewing point is just... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
bobcoffer
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Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
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Carrer del Rector Cremades, Plaza de la Iglesia, Altea, Spain
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

Just off the Church Square, this viewpoint gives sweeping views over the bay and the town below. If you arrive at the same time as a coach party be prepared to wait for your spot at the railings. It’s worth it though – a beautiful...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

After walking up all the slopes and steps you come to the church plaza. The viewing point is just off the square where the views are excellent of the bay of Altea and even Benidorm in the distance. Easier walking down after having a beer...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

From this terrace you have one of the most beautiful views over the bay of Albir/Altea. Enough stairs, narrow steep street, restaurants, bars and art/souvenir shops to keep you going for a few hours.

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

The view point is not easy to find but if you keep heading uphill then you’ll get there in the end! Views from the balcony over rooftops, down to the sea front and towards Albir/Benidorm are worth the effort of negotiating the steep cobbled alleys....More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is by the left hand side of the church and is a perfect place for a fantastic view of the sea and the rooftops of Altea.

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

I have Got great memories of this place, going there with gran and grampa.it was always a beautiful time .

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Such lovely views, well worth a visit and if your unable to walk ensure you get a taxi well worth a visit. Not to be missed.

Thank Sonia W
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

We recently visited the old town having read a little about the area. Well worth the trip. If any member of your group are of the older generation then the best place to park is in the car park by the University. The walk is...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

A wonderful lookout area to be found in the heart of the elevated Altea Old Town. Fantastic views are on offer of the delightful Altea harbour, Albir beyond and then just after the Sierra Heladas you can comfortably see the high rise buildings that comprise...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

On the top of the old town next to the church this is a perfect place for taking your photo with wonderful views of Altea bay.

Thank Pi100
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tammydog51
13 March 2017|
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Response from jan m | Reviewed this property |
Not difficult at all. The path is not very steep, and there are steps. There are Even cars driving to the top, people live there, and all the restaurants daily ned supplies.
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