Altea is located on the coast of the Costa Blanca North 15 kilometers north of Benidorm. Altea is a charming town, with a mix of beautiful beaches, hills and is surrounded by mountains. The old part of the town is located in the hillside and is filled with idyllic cobbled streets and lined with traditional white houses.
Altea has a lovely sunny climate all year round. The warmest month is August, with an average maximum temperature of around 30ºC. The coldest month of December, has an average high temperature of around 15ºC (Altea Weather).
Public transport in Altea is very efficient within the town and outside of the town.
Altea is conveniently located on the main national road (N-332). The N-332 runs for 386km from Cartagena to Valencia. The road can get congested, especially in the summer, as a lot of the way it is single carriageway. The AP-7 highway is only located about 5km away and this road takes you along the meditaranean coast, from the border of France and Spain to Vera in the Almeria province in the south.