Cruise destination Alicante SpainWelcome to the Alicante cruise port guide. Alicante is a town is southern Spain on the Costa Blanca. According to the locals it is the friendliest city in Spain! Due to its history it is a city that lives! Alicante offers a charming old town with new treasures to explore on every corner. One of the great highlights is the Santa Barbara castle which sits high on the Benacantil hill. This  magnificent medieval castle is one of the best of its kind in the country. Even for those who would rather plan a chill day: this city is known for great shopping oppurtunities and some of the best beaches in Spain.