Alicante is known for its sunny Mediterranean climate, but when it rains, there are still plenty of things to do to make the most of your time. Here are some ideas of things to do in Alicante when it rains.
5 things to do in Alicante when it rains
1. If you encounter rain in Alicante... check out Mercado Central!
The Alicante Central Market is a modernist building from 1911. Not only it is beautiful but also you can wander through it and sample local foods and snacks.
You will find fresh produce like fruits vegetables, meats and fish along with bars, florists, bakeries and cafes inside.
2. Beer Spa
If you want to spend your day doing something out of the ordinary check out Alicante’s beer spa, where you can get literal beer baths that, according to them, relax tension and reduces stress. And if that does not work they include beer tastings, thought to have the same properties if enjoyed in small doses and with care!
You can check it out here.
3. Paella cooking class an epic thing to do in Alicante when it rains
Make the most of the rainy day learning how to make a delicious paella!
This workshop begins with the ingredient selection in the Central Market and goes all the way to eating the paella that you have cooked at the end of the cooking class.
And as a bonus, you will also learn how to make an exquisite pitcher of sangria. A pretty epic way to spend a rainy day!
Check out the Modern Art museum and their contemporary art collections. The building, in the city center, is a wheat warehouse from the 1685.
It is opened from Tuesday to Saturday and the entrance is free.
5. Things to do in Alicante when it rains: Get all your shopping done
Plaza Mar 2 is a modern shopping mall with many stores but also a cinema and restaurants. If it is raining too much you can get all your souvenirs and get shopping done for the rest of the trip.
The weather in Alicante can change quickly, so we hope this list with ideas and backup plans helps you during your visit if you encounter some rain.
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