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The following is a sample of attractions and events nearby. All distances shown are one way from our B&B:

Some trips etc are seasonal or only on particular days of the week. Call Casa Lanjaron and we will help with bookings.

Details and prices shown are correct at time of publication but may be changed by the provider at any time.


Sunday: El Zoco (16km) & Lemon Tree (20km) both near Quesada. Guardamar town center (about 25km)

Tuesday: Benjofar; local street market (20 km)

Wednesday: San Miguel De Salinas: local street market (8km) and Guardamar (25km)

Thursday: Rojales in the town center (20km)

Friday: Torrvieja Large large street market (10km) and Los Montesinos (15km)

Saturday: Playa Flamenca: Large street market (8km)

 There is also a 'craft' market every day in Torrevieja on the main street at the port (14km)

Boat trips: 1. To the island of Tabarca (departs 10km from B&B)

The island of Tabarca is located at about twenty kilometers distance from the city of Alicante, and near the Santa Pola’s cape. It is 1,800 meters long and approximately 400 meters wide, and it is the biggest island which belongs to the Comunidad Valenciana and the only one which is inhabited.

Tabarca’s climate is mild, it has an annual average of 17ºC, and it is famous because of its clear waters both in its sand beaches –to the south- and its coves and cliffs surrounding the island. Tabarca’s natural conditions make it an ideal place for practicing water sports.

Apart from this, it has a wide variety of seaside restaurants offering traditional seafood
(caldero, paellas marineras, seafood, etc), and a worth-visiting museum, beautiful porches, emblematic buildings such as the Casa del Gobernador (Governor’s House), the San Pedro and San Pablo church, etc

The boat making this route offers submarine views, a window to the underwater world.

Departs: Torrevieja’s port.
Approximate cruise time: 40 minutes.
Timetable 2013: Every days (except fridays), departure at 11:00 am. and return at 18:00 pm
Price: 22€ adults. Children from 5 to 10, 10€. Free for children under 5. Special prices for groups. 
Additional info: please call the number 966 70 21 22 or 669 41 22 33
and say you have been referenced by Torrevieja.com.

Boat trips: 2. Wonderful views of the Torrevieja coastline (departs 10km from B&B)

Route: The boat sails from the port of Torrevieja, passing the floating museums, and then out to the bay and cruises up the coast as far as the Playa del Cura where it then turns round and returns to the port again.  It is just a short trip, so you won't get seasick.
Approximate duration: 30 minutes (round trip)
Price: 8€ for adults, free for children up to 8 years old. 
Trip hours 2013: every day trips at 11.30 - 12.30 -  13.30

Rio Safari Elche - Enjoy a whole day out with your family and the anilmals

Guided train tour, visit to reptiles cave, collection of birds, crocodile farm, farm school, animal shows and swimming pool during the summer.


Adults: 22,50 €.
Children from 3 to 12: 17 € (identification document will be requested)
Opening hours:
Winter: 10.30 am – 6 pm.
Summer: 10.30 am – 8 pm.

The ticket to Río Safari Elche includes:
•    Guided train tour all around the park.
•    Exhibition of Babaty’s elephant.
•    Macaw show.
•    Sea lions show.
•    Exotic birds’ garden.
•    Alligators' farm.
•    Farm school.
•    Reptiles cave.
The park has many services, areas in the shade and a wide PICNIC area with a stand serving soft drinks, snacks, coffee, etc.
•    Rio Safari Souvenir Photograph
•    Swimming pool with water chute and sun loungers (free for Rio Safari customers)
•    Self-Service Restaurant (specialized in paellas and grilled meat)
•    Ice cream parlour / snack bar
•    Dromedary and pony ride
•    Go-Karts rink and trampolines
Swimming with sea lions, 30€ per session


Go Karts Orihuela Costa - Karting for all ages  (7km from B&B) www.gokartsorihuelacosta.com

Go Karts Orihuela Costa offers a variety of leisure activities to spend a full day with the family.

Cafeteria-Restaurant has great room to serve fast food, pizzas, sandwiches, burgers, etc..

Winter (September 11th June 20) - from 11h to 22h
Summer (June 21 to September 10) - From 11 am to 1:30 pm

- Track karts for children aged 3 to 5 years
- Track karts for children aged 10 to 15 years
- Track karts for adults over 16 years
- Honda Karts 400c.c. for the more experienced
- Paintball
- Inflatable and children's fair

The Torrevieja Water Parks (12km from B&B)

The Torrevieja Water Park - Aquopolis Torrevieja is open from the 3rd of June 2013 until the 5th of September 2013 .
The park opens at 11.30 each day from 3rd June to 5th September 2013.
For the various closing times throughout the summer see the following link:http://www.torrevieja.aquopolis.es/en/calendar
Torrevieja water park website link: http://www.torrevieja.aquopolis.es/
The Aquapark Flamingo water Park website is on this link - http://www.aquaparkflamingo.com/index.html
Opening times from June to September 2013: 11am to 7pm (11am to 6pm in June & September 2013)
Hours may vary for technical reasons or weather.

The Quesada water park - "AquaPark Rojales" (18km from B&B)  http://www.aquaparkrojales.es

The Quesada water park - "AquaPark Rojales" opens this summer 2013 every day from:
June 3 to June 30 - opening hours 11:00 am. to 18:00 pm.
July 1 to August 18 - opening hours 11:00 am. to 19:00 pm.
August 19 to September 12 - opening hours 11:00 am. to 18:00 pm.


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