Things to do in Valencia
The Valencian Institute of Modern Art, which houses a collection of 11,000 pieces, is a symbol of modern art in Valencia.
Bioparc in Valencia is a new concept of zoo without visible barriers that transports visitors to Africa in a totally immersive experience.
Visit one of the most splendid jewels of European Gothic civic architecture, a temple to trade that shone during Valencia’s Golden Age when this was one of the continent’s most prosperous cities.
Paella, a dish that draws on products from the land and sea, has transcended the sphere of food and drink to become an emblem of Valencia and of Spain itself.
Peníscola is one of the most visited places in the Valencia Autonomous Region, above all for its lovely beaches and fascinating history.
This fortified gateway, which marked the northern boundary of the walled city, has also served as a prison for aristocrats and, during the twentieth century, was a ‘sanctuary’ for works of art.
Sagunto, from the vantage point of its castle, has witnessed over two thousand years of history, and boasts 12 kilometres of golden sandy beaches.
This cutting-edge city with avant-garde architecture proves that learning about science, art, technology and nature can be deeply rewarding.
The Plaça de la Mare de Déu square was built on the site of the Roman Forum and is named after Our Lady of the Forsaken, the patron saint of Valencia.
The Neo-classical-style coliseum, one of the largest in Spain, houses a comprehensive bullfighting museum and is owned by the General Hospital.