Visit Valencia and Murcia: tourism and highlights

Here you can find many of our favourite places throughout Valencia and Murcia with full reviews on Spain This Way...

Aguilas (Murcia Province)

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A seaside town with an attractive port and a beach dominated by a 17th century castle. [...]

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Albufera Nature Reserve (Valencia Province)

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A beautiful wetland site to the south of Valencia. It is home to a large bird population. [...]

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Alicante (Alicante Province)

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With a medieval fortress above the town, a Boroque town hall, wide esplanades, sandy beaches, and lots more. [...]

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Altea (Alicante Province)

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A small resort set below the historic village which has views over the sea and coastline. The beach is a pebble beach [...]

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Benidorm (Valencia Province)

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Benidorm is the largest resort in Europe and has a lively night-life. It is popular with young tourists and with families. [...]

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Calpe (Alicante Province)

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Calpe is a popular resort on the Costa Blanca coast. It is recognisable for the huge rock just off the beach. [...]

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Cartagena (Murcia Province)

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The old town near the port has narrow medieval streets and a lively eating and drinking area. [...]

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City of Arts and Sciences (Valencia Province)

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Valencia's City of Arts and Sciences is a spectacular collection of modern buildings housing arts and science exhibitions. [...]

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Cullera (Valencia Province)

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Cullera is a popular resort town with eleven beaches. It is about 40 kilometers south of Valencia. [...]

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Denia (Alicante Province)

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A resort town overlooked by a large castle. It is a cosmopolitan town that has retained its charm. [...]

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Guadalest (Alicante Province)

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Guadaleste is a very pretty mountain village with a belfry perched on top of a rocky outcrop. It also has a moorish castle. [...]

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Morella (Castellon Province)

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This dramatic town built on a high outcrop in the province of Castellon is surrounde by a medieval wall with six gateways leading into the old town. [...]

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Orihuela (Alicante Province)

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An attractive town with a restored old quarter and a wealth of historic buildings to admire. [...]

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Peniscola (Castellon Province)

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A fortified, medieval town surrounded on three sides by the sea. With alleys and white houses the town has lots to explore. [...]

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An attractive city with an historic centre but also a lively centre with trendy bars, restaurants and shops. [...]

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