Walking through its alleys and breathing the magnificent air that gives life to that beautiful nature on foot of the Sierra de Bernia, one feels trapped by that environment so authentic, so real, that it transports you to forgotten pleasures, to distant distances, to perfume of orange blossoms …
The beautiful and picturesque village of Altea La Vella is located at the foot of the Sierra de Bernia on the Callosa road.
It is surrounded by urbanizations such as Sierra de Altea, Sierra de Altea Golf, Jardín de Alhama, Paradiso, El Riquet, Santa Clara etc.
Following a few kilometers after Callosa is the famous medieval town of GUADALEST and the sources of the Algar river from where the river of the same name originates.
A part of its beautiful steep streets is a meeting and provisioning site for the different residents of the mentioned urbanizations. It has pharmacy, bank, supermarket, gas station, bakeries, restaurants and various cafes.
It is very nice the bustle of people the beautiful sunny days that in this little paradise are most of the year.
Altea la vella is part of the route that every tourist must do.
Do not miss it, it is worth seeing.