Ondara is located in the Marina Alta, just four kilometres inland from the coast at Denia, on the northern stretch of the Costa Blanca. Ondara in the province of Alicante and is located at the foothills of Sierra de Segaria, only four kilometres away from the seashore of Costa Blanca. It covers a total area of 10.4 sq.km. It is one of the most visited holiday centre by the tourists. The tourists can relax by the beachside. There are many beaches in and nearby Ondara. Playa de les Marines, Playa de Gandia and Playa de Arenal are few of them. Valencian is the formal language spoken in the town.
To get to Ondara you can either fly into Alicante airport or Valencia airport. Once at the airport you have a range of different airport transfer options to Ondara including private shuttle buses, taxis or car hire. To the south are the towns of Denia, Pedreguer, La Jara, Els Poblets and El Verger. To the north are Oliva and Gandia. Even further inland are the similar sized towns of Orba and Pego.
Ondara organises a host of cultural activities and local festivals throughout the year. For example, there’s a Contemporary Arts Exhibition and Amateur Theatre held in the Casa de Cultura (February); Street Food, Arts and Book Fair, Local Commerce and Music Festival (April); the town’s main Sant Jaume Fiestas (July); Jazz Festival and open air cinema (August); Symphony Orchestra Concert (September); Winter Fair (November); and in December there’s a Traditional Nativity Scene. The various events take place in venues across the town.
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Hiking in Ondara
With currently 12 routes all around Ondara there are plenty of options for outdoor enthusiasts. In total 5 hiking routes and 7 cycle routes are waiting to be explored.
Travel to Ondara
From Alicante or Valencia Airports follow the main Motorway AP7 exit at Junction 62 signposted to Javea, Ondara and Denia. As you drive through the toll booth take the turn to the N332 sign posted Valencia.
Bus from Alicante to Denia and change at Denia bus station to Ondara.
Tram from Alicante to Denia there are voluntary stops at La Xara, if you do not have a car organise a taxi from La Xara to take you to Ondara.
Airports near to Ondara
Alicante is the best-placed airport for travel abroad, and like any major city, offers a variety of destinations and price points for the budget conscious. The working day is often seasonal, with later opening hours over the summer months, and many businesses still close during traditional siesta hours.
Alicante Airport (IATA: ALC, ICAO: LEAL), also known as Alicante-Elche Airport, is currently the fifth largest airport in Spain and is the gateway to the Costa Blanca resort region, serving both the Valencia Community and the Region of Murcia. It is located 9 kilometres southwest of Alicante city. Growing in size continuously over the past years, in March 2011 the airport got a brand new terminal building, replacing the old two terminals. Read more about Alicante Airport
Corvera Murcia Airport is a new Airport in Murcia. Several airlines are flying in and out of Corvera Murcia Airport, covering an increasing number of flight routes. Corvera replaces Murcia San Javier Airport (for civilian flights) and is also run by AENA (the official airport authority). It has significant scope to handle many more additional routes.
Valencia Airport ( VLC ) also known as Manises Airport, is the tenth-busiest Spanish airport in terms of passengers and second in the region after Alicante. It is situated 8 km (5.0 mi) west of the city of Valencia, in Manises. The airport has flight connections to about 20 European countries and 5.79 million passengers passed through the airport in 2016.
A new regional terminal, expanded car parking facilities and apron area have been recently constructed in time for the 2007 America’s Cup. The runway has been also lengthened by 50 m (160 ft). The airport has one terminal and one runway. The former runway 04/22 is not in use and has no ILS but has a helipad at the southwestern end.
It is the main base of Iberia’s regional carrier Air Nostrum. Irish low-cost airline Ryanair used the airport as a hub since 2007 but decided to close it in November 2008 following a dispute over subsidies by the airport authorities. Since then the airline has continued to operate out of Valencia but as a relatively large destination airport, and not a base. Read more about Valencia Airport
Car hire Ondara
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Buy property in Ondara
The Costa Blanca is one of the favorite destinations for both Spaniards and Europeans to buy a 2nd home. One of the main reasons for this great influx of visitors is (besides the unrivaled climate Costa Blanca offers) the immaculate beaches stretching along the Alicante coastline. But the Costa Blanca has much more to offer in all aspects. From its mouth-watering culinary delights to the wide range of inland activities to be practiced locally. The Costa Blanca is a place to be enjoyed at any time of the year. Read more about buying a property in Ondara.
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Destinations on Costa Blanca North
Costa Blanca – Costa Blanca North – Alicante – Valencia – Albir – Alcalali – Alfaz del Pi – Altea – Benidoleig – Benidorm – Benilloba – Benissa – Benitachell – Calpe – Denia – El Vergel – Finestrat – Gata de Gorgos – Jalon – Javea – Jesus Pobre – La Nucia – La Sella – Lliber – Moraira – Orba – Ondara – Parcent – Polop – Pedreguer – Teulada – Torrellano – Villajoyosa