Planning the perfect family reunion can be daunting, but finding the ideal photoshoot location doesn’t have to be. To simplify things, I’ve compiled a list of my top 10 photoshoot locations in the Alicante region of Spain.
Whether you’re looking for a romantic beach setting or a unique historical landmark, this list has you covered. And to top it off, I’ve also included a few English-speaking professional photographers in the area, so you can rest assured that your family photos will be in good hands!
Tabarca Island. If a stunning beach setting is what you’re after, Tabarca Island is a perfect choice. Located just off the coast of Alicante, the island is home to crystal-clear waters, white sand beaches, and plenty of photoshoot-worthy backdrops.
Santa Barbara Castle. The Santa Barbara Castle is an excellent option for a more historical feel. Located atop a hilltop in Alicante, the castle offers stunning views of the city and the Mediterranean Sea. It’s also an excellent spot for taking pictures of large family groups and capturing those special moments. Top tip – if you struggle with walking, I recommend you drive most of the way to the top and use the accessible access roads to reach the top. Feeling active? The walk-up is a memorable experience!
La Granadella Beach (Playa La Granadella). Located in Javea, Playa La Granadella is one of the most popular beaches in the Alicante region, and it’s easy to see why. With its stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea, white sand beaches, and plenty of photoshoot-worthy backdrops, it’s no wonder why this beach is so famous. Plan to visit for a sunrise or sunset photoshoot if you’re travelling here in the summer. Not only does Alicante get very hot, but beach-goers will be soaking up the sunshine.
Fonts de l’Algar Waterfalls (Fonts de l’Algar). If you’re looking for one of the most unique and beautiful settings, the Fonts de l’Algar Waterfalls are a must-see. Located in Callosa de Segura, the waterfalls provide a stunning backdrop for any photoshoot.
Las Ramblas to La Paseo de la Explanada: This beautiful, tree-lined pedestrian street is the perfect backdrop for a family reunion photoshoot in the city centre of Alicante. Las Ramblas leads to the waterfront promenade, lined with palm trees and providing a fantastic view of the Mediterranean Sea.
Montgo Mountain. For the more adventurous family, Montgo Mountain is a great choice. Located just outside Alicante, the mountain provides stunning views of the city and the Mediterranean Sea. Spring is the perfect time to visit.
La Vila Joiosa. If you’re looking for a more traditional setting and a place to spend the day with your family after a photoshoot, Villajoyosa is an excellent option. This quaint fishing village is just outside Alicante (accessible via the local tram) and offers plenty of photoshoot-worthy backdrops—perfect for families of all ages.
Alicante Marina. Alicante Marina is a perfect choice for a more modern and stylish setting. With its stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea, modern architecture, and plenty of photoshoot-worthy backdrops, it’s no wonder why this location is so popular.
Serra Gelada Natural Park. The Serra Gelada Natural Park is an excellent choice for a truly unique and stunning setting. Located just outside Alicante, close to Altea and Albir, the park offers spectacular views of the Mediterranean Sea and plenty of swoon-worthy photoshoot backdrops. This location is accessible to people of all ages and abilities.
These are just a few of the many photoshoot locations in the Alicante region of Spain. When it comes time to plan the perfect family reunion, don’t forget to consider these top 10 Alicante photoshoot locations.