Discover the wonderful city of Valencia from an insider perspective with a local author as your guide. Admire the different architectural styles, visit the Silk Exchange and see the historic old town.
What to Expect
Immerse yourself in the impressive and multi-faceted city of Valencia and get to know the Spanish way of life a little better.
Begin your tour at the bullfighting arena and the Estación del Norte with its incredible mosaic walls. Stroll through the Plaza del Ayuntamiento with its Art Nouveau buildings, like the post office and town hall.
From Monday to Saturday, visit the Mercado Central. Admire both the Art Nouveau construction and incredible selection of fruit and vegetables, smoked meat and snails for paella, freshly-caught fish and other aquatic delicacies - a true delight for all the senses.
See the historic Silk Exchange, the Lonja, and the Plaza de la Virgen, lovingly described as the soul of Valencia. Over 1,000 years ago, the Water Tribunal of the plain of Valencia gathered here, while believers prayed to the patron saints of the city in the nearby basilica. Follow your guide to the historic old town and let them lead your through the little alleyways to the gate of the city.
Walk along different "Avenidas" to Eixample, the Art Nouveau quarter of Valencia, centered on the chic Mercado de Colón, with many cozy cafés.
What's Not Included
- Entry to sights (if you choose)