Things to see in Valencia
The Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia, Valencia’s Opera House, is the latest building to be added to the Ciutat de les Arts i les Ciències complex.
Plaça de la Reina offers visitors the best views of El Micalet tower from its bustling restaurant and bar terraces.
The Falles Museum invites you to discover the history of the iconic festival of Les Falles through the “ninots indultados”—the papier-mâché figures that are saved from the flames by popular vote—dating back to 1934.
Where once you would have found Valencia’s medieval wall, today you can enjoy one of the busiest shopping streets in the Valencia Autonomous Region, full of exclusive shops and cafés.
Diverting the course of the River Túria to the south of Valencia created a huge area of empty land that has become the city’s green lung.
The Jardí de Montfort, by the course of the Túria river, is the most bucolic park in Valencia.
El Micalet tower is an emblem of Valencia and a balcony with the best views of the city.
The Mercat Colón is a wonderful example of how a building from the past can be transformed into a new meeting point and space for avant-garde cuisine.
Recently finished restoration work has unearthed previously hidden details from the beautiful frescoes designed by Antonio Palomino.
Plaça Redona square, at the very heart of the Ciutat Vella district, has welcomed the hustle and bustle of commercial activity beneath its unusual Neo-Classical architecture for almost 200 years.