Benissa is located in the northern part of the Costa Blanca. The town is small and peaceful, but at the same time full of the medieval architecture and charming squares.
The Alicante airport is just within 1 hour drive through the AP7, and Valencia airport within 1h 30 min. Benissa has great communications with different areas.
The weather is quite warm all the year, but July and August have the temperatures of around 35º, and the rest of the year are enjoyable mild. The area is ideal for living and vacationing all year round.
The town of Teulada-Moraira is located within 25 minutes by car through the N332.
Only 30 minutes by car will take you to the Javea town, and Calpe is within 15 minutes drive.
Also, Altea and Benidorm towns are very close to Benissa, in just over half an hour by car.
Benissa has a historical area that is very well preserved with a medieval character. The town is very particular with white walls, window grids, heraldic shields and flowers hanging on the balconies. Desamparados street is a very good example of the medieval character of the historic district.
Every Saturday from 8.00am to 1.30pm you can visit the local market, where you will find all kind of fruits, vegetables and typical products of the region of La Marina Alta. The market takes place in the Sant Josep, Sant Nicolau and Hort de Bordes streets.