Valencia City Guide
Squatting on the banks of Turia over the eastern coast of the Iberian Peninsula, Valencia is a magnificent city which makes its way to the third most prestigious city in Spain after Madrid and Barcelona. Known to be a perfect amalgamation of History with tradition sprinkled with culture over the top, the various celebrations and festivals makes this place an ideal one. In 1965, Fallas was proclaimed as ‘Fiestas of National Tourist Interest of Spain’ and an impalpable cultural legacy by UNESCO.
Dating back to 138 BC, Valencia was founded as a Roman colony by Decimus Junius Brutus Callaicus and was referred to as Valentia Edetanorum by the natives. Later, the city adapted the local culture, language and the traditions of Arabs and Moors who introduced the system of irrigation in the city. Contemporarily, the place has gained a lot of visits and following due to the football club that it is home to, After Real Madrid and Barcelona, Valencia FC has the largest number of fan following and attracts a lot of tourist from all around the world.
Considered to be the third largest city in Spain, Valencia gives a strong competition to both Madrid and Barcelona when it comes to the tourism rate. The vibrant culture, lively nightlife and thriving ambiance is nothing less than a bliss to witness. The city stood out to its visitors for its innovation, converting the flood-prone river into the magnificent green pairs of park winding amidst the city. Old quarter, the white-sandy beach and the narrow lanes with cobblestoned buildings sun up the beauty of Valencia.
Best Time To Visit València
If you are looking for the beat time to visit the city, make sure to book your tickets in the months of March to June. Although Valencia is known for its warm weather and cozy vibes throughout the year, yet if you want to explore the city when the feeling of welcoming the travellers dangles in the air, book your tickets during the summer months for the best experience.
However, if you do not want to go touch on your wallet and save those extra bucks effortlessly, we advise you to book your tickets in the months of September- November when the weather is nice but the fooding and lodging is cheap.