Travel Europe - A Guide for Independent Travellers
Valencia is the third largest city in Spain with a population of over 800,000 people. It is also one of the most popular vacation destinations in the country.
Located on the eastern coast of the Iberian Peninsula, it is just 350 km southwest of Barcelona.
Valencia Spain is home to some amazing architecture, excellent museums, colorful neighborhoods and beautiful Malvarrosa Beach. It is also a gateway to the sunny Costa Blanca coastline.
Visitors to Valencia can catch a ferry from the Port of Valencia to the Balearic Islands (Ibiza, Mallorca, Menorca).
Visit the Valencia Vacation Guide for comprehensive information regarding city landmarks, tourist attractions, local transportation and more.