Valencia shows to visitors a wide range of touristy attractions to enjoy your stay. Endless sand beaches, all facilities to practise a lot of different sports and the possibility of enjoying the typical Mediterranean habits on sailor towns.
The most historical, international and cosmopolitan offer of the “Art and Science” city.
From its foundation by Romans in 138 B.C, Valencia has been accumulating the huge wealth contributed by the different cultures that inhabit it (Visigoth, Muslim, etc.) Nowadays, Valencia offers to visitors a wide range of touristy attractions to enjoy your stay.
Long thin sand beaches (La Malvarrosa, Las Arenas, El Saler), facilities to practise all kina of sports (golf, sailing, scuba-diving school, tennis, etc.) and the possibility of enjoying the typical Mediterranean habits on sailor towns, the widest historical offer (The Cathedral, Miguelete, fish market, Carmen neighbourhood) the most historical, international and cosmopolitan Art and Science city and its surrounds with a lot of things to enjoy such as its night side walk cafes on the seaside and a huge cultural offer on the city’s heart “Musical Palace”, different museums (Modern art “IVAM”, Mariano Benlliure, Blasco Ibañez, Ceramics National “Marqueses de dos Aguas” palace , rocks house, etc) and theatres.
Its well known “Fallas” celebration where inventiveness, gunpowder, music and fire are mixed, the sailor’s holy week, July’s fair, the one celebrated to the city’s virgin called “Virgen de los desamparados”, Corpus Christy or the Community Day on October 9th that is the same day that San Dionis.
You can’t forget the most interesting guided tours on the city surrounds (Albufera’s lake, Dehesa del Saler, Palmar’s Island or Roman Ruins in Sagunto’s Castle and the unbeatable cuisine with garden products, sea, Jativa and Onteniente cold cuts, guarantee of origin famous wines and the internationally well known Paella.