The most beautiful towns in the Valencian Community

When summer arrives, the Valencian Community fills up with tourists eager to enjoy the Mediterranean climate of its immense coastal plains and the incredible tourist infrastructure of its coastline, where it is possible to find all kinds of services and a lot of leisure and entertainment options. What many people do not know is that beyond its famous beaches, this autonomous community also hides a millenary culture, innumerable festivals in its municipalities and charming towns that, due to the success of the coastal area, are sometimes relegated to the background. .

So that you know a little more about the Valencian Community, today we wanted to visit some of its most beautiful towns . Of course, we apologize in advance for all those who have had to leave in the inkwell. And the fact is that there are so many municipalities that are worth knowing that it is very difficult to make a selection! Would you like to join us?

Peñíscola, Castellón

First of all, we want to talk about Peñíscola, which in recent months has become world famous for being one of the places where the sixth season of "Game of Thrones" was filmed. It is one of the main tourist centers of the autonomous community. Of the municipality, the castle stands out, in which Papa Luna was secluded.

Morella, Castellón

Also in Castellón we find Morella, declared a Site of Cultural Interest because it is an extraordinary example of a Gothic city. The town’s castle and medieval walls stand out, as well as its arcaded streets, its manor houses and its rich cultural heritage.

Altea, Alicante

From Castellón we moved to Alicante to visit Altea, a town located in a bay, between the sea and the mountains, offering a beautiful panoramic view . The parish church, dedicated to the Virgen del Consuelo, with its white and blue dome, stands out. In addition, it is worth walking through its cobbled streets adorned with viewpoints and roundabouts, and taking a walk through the lower part, where the fishing district, the port and six kilometers of beach are located.

Guadalest, Alicante

We continue in Alicante to tell you about Guadalest, a town of Muslim origin whose old town has been declared a Historic-Artistic Site. Without a doubt, its castle stands out, an 11th century Muslim fortress accessible by a natural rock tunnel.

Xátiva, Valencia

It could not be missing from this Xátiva list, declared a Historic-Artistic Site. And it is that this place preserves a rich heritage : the Renaissance collegiate church, the hermitage of San Félix, the church of Sant Pere, the Royal Hospital, the palaces of the Marqués de Motortal and Alarcó …

Bocairent, Valencia

From the province of Valencia we also want to highlight Bocairent, a town that has an enviable environment , with the Sierra de Mariola right next to it. In addition, it is important to keep in mind that its centuries of history are noticeable in its streets, in addition to its respect for traditions.

Finestrat, Alicante

We return to Alicante to tell you about Finestrat, a town located at the foot of Puig Campana, a majestic rock that dominates the coastline. Here you will find an extraordinary viewpoint from which to enjoy beautiful views.

Vilafamés, Castellón

How could it be otherwise, we also have to talk about Vilafamés, a town located between olive and almond trees that stands out for the beauty of its surroundings. In fact, throughout history many artists have chosen this destination as a place of inspiration.

Jávea, Alicante

We also want to tell you about Jávea, one of the most important tourist destinations on the Costa Blanca. Of course, beyond its extensive coastline, we want to highlight its historic center, which hides beautiful samples of local architecture and famous monuments.

Segorbe, Castellón

Finally, knowing that we have left many beautiful towns in the pipeline, we want to talk about Segorbe, a town located in a plain surrounded by the waters of the upper Palancia. This medieval town hides some architectural gems , such as the cathedral and the remains of its old wall.