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  • Roman arch. Cabanes.

    Art | Monuments


    … Carretera CV-157, a 2 km de Cabanes. 12180. Cabanes. Castellón - Castelló. (Valencia) http://www.cabanes.es/es. Located beside the route of the former Via Augusta, this triumphal arch is one of the few examples of this type of Roman construction remaining in Spain. The Via Augusta was the most impor…

  • Morella Town Hall. Morella.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Segura Barreda 28. 12300. Morella. Castellón - Castelló. (Valencia) www.morella.net/ajuntament. Morella town hall lies in a building that was built between 1360 and 1420. In the 15th century the building was made up of two large bodies. The first two-floor Medieval body housed the market and C…

  • Morella Castle. Morella.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza San Francisco s/n. 12300. Morella. Castellón - Castelló. (Valencia) E-mail: morella@touristinfo.net . www.morellaturistica.com . The castle of la Mola. San Vicente Ferrer, El Cid, Jaime I or Papa Luna were some of its illustrious visitors. Built by the Iberians atop a rock, the fortress was pa…

  • Segorbe Cathedral. Segorbe.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de San Cristóbal s/n. 12400. Segorbe. Castellón - Castelló. (Valencia) E-mail: cabildo@catedraldesegorbe.es. http://www.catedraldesegorbe.es. Segorbe Basilica. This church was raised to the category of basilica in 1983. It was built in the 13th century, joined to the defensive wall, although i…

  • San Francisco Convent. Morella.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Hospital s/n. 12300. Morella. Castellón - Castelló. (Valencia) http://www.morellaturistica.com. The layout of the convent is characteristic of all Franciscan monasteries. The three most important rooms within the convent are the cloister, the church and the chapter house. The square-based cloi…

  • Remigia Cave (Shelter V). Ares del Maestrat.

    Art, World Heritage | Monuments, Cultural Heritage


    … Barranco de Gasulla. 12165. Ares del Maestrat. Castellón - Castelló. (Valencia) http://www.castellon-costaazahar.com. They can be found in a spot called Gasulla Ravine. Cave painting sites have been declared World Heritage sites by UNESCO within the Mediterranean Basin of the Iberian Peninsula. UNES…

  • Cova dels Civils Cave. Tírig.

    Art | Monuments


    … Partida Pla de L´Om s/n. 12179. Tirig. Tírig. Castellón - Castelló. (Valencia) www.tirig.es/node/32. It was declared an Historic-Artistic Monument in 1924. The first of the cavities is covered with stalagmites in which what are possibly the hind quarters of a deer are visible in brownish-red. The se…

  • Peñíscola Castle. Peníscola-Peñíscola.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle del Castillo s/n. 12598. Peníscola-Peñíscola. Castellón - Castelló. (Valencia) Fax.: +34 964481636 | E-mail: castillo@dipcas.es. www.peniscola.es. The castle is located on the highest point of the city. It was built by the Knights Templar on the remains of an old Moorish citadel. It was built …

  • Atalaya Castle. Villena.

    Art | Monuments


    … Cerro de San Cristóbal, s/n. 03400. Villena. Alicante - Alacant. (Valencia) E-mail: villena@touristinfo.net. http://www.turismovillena.com/. Tall and stately, the three storeys of Villena castle rise up proudly from the hill on which it stands, overlooking the capital of the region. Also known as th…

  • San Nicolás de Bari Procathedral. Alicante.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza Abad Penalva s/n. 03002. Alicante-Alacant. Alicante. Alicante - Alacant. (Valencia) E-mail: concatedralalicante@diocesisoa.org. http://concatedralalicante.com/. The sombreness of the Herrera style. It was built in the Herrera style with a single nave and several adjoining chapels. The main fro…

  • San José Castle in Guadalest. Guadalest.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Iglesia 2. 03517. Guadalest. Alicante - Alacant. (Valencia) E-mail: guadalest@touristinfo.net. The castle is situated in the high part of the town. Its origins are in the 11th century, although the remains preserved are from the 12th century. It is divided into two parts - one of them was inte…

  • Santo Domingo Convent or Old University. Orihuela.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Adolfo Clavarana s/n. 03300. Orihuela. Alicante - Alacant. (Valencia) http://www.cdsantodomingo.com. Originally a Dominican convent but after the bull of 1569, privilege awarded by Pope Pío V, it became a University until its en closing in 1824 by Minister Calomarde. The convent has a rectangu…

  • El Salvador Cathedral. Orihuela.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Mayor s/n. 03300. Orihuela. Alicante - Alacant. (Valencia) E-mail: touristinfo@orihuela.net. http://www.orihuelaturistica.es. The Gothic church of Orihuela. Orihuela has had a cathedral since 1564, when the city was granted its bishopric. El Salvador Cathedral is Orihuela’s most important pari…

  • Sax Castle. Sax.

    Art | Monuments


    … Peña del Castillo s/n. 03630. Sax. Alicante - Alacant. (Valencia) Fax.: +34 965475399 | www.sax.es. The castle is of Islamic origin. It was conquered by the Crown of Aragon in 1239 and subsequently ceded to the Crown of Castile under the terms of the Treaty of Almizra. From its position, it dominate…

  • San José underground river. Vall d'Uixó, La.

    Art, Nature | Monuments, Tourism caves


    … Río Subterráneo Coves de Sant Josep. Paratge Coves de Sant Joseph s/n. 12600. Vall d'Uixó, La. Castellón - Castelló. (Valencia) Fax.: +34 964696761 | E-mail: riosubterraneo@ayto-lavall.org. www.cuevasturisticas.com. A navigable underground river. An underground river flows through the Sant Josep Cav…

  • Santa María de la Asunción Church-Procathedral. Castellón de la Plana.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza Mayor s/n. 12001. Castellón de la Plana-Castelló de la Plana. Castellón de la Plana. Castellón - Castelló. (Valencia) http://www.castellonturismo.com/cultura/monumentos/concatedral. El Fadri Bell Tower. The current church was rebuilt in 1939, which is why it only has Gothic doorways and a few …

  • Morella defensive walls. Morella.

    Art | Monuments


    … Toda la población en su perímetro. 12300. Morella. Castellón - Castelló. (Valencia) http://www.morellaturistica.com. Walled enclosure from the 14th century. Walled enclosure from the 14th century. It has a series of towers and gateways. The walls actually date back to the 14th century. The most impo…

  • Santa María la Mayor Archpriestal Church. Morella.

    Art | Monuments


    … Placeta de la Iglesia s/n. 12300. Morella. Castellón - Castelló. (Valencia) http://www.morella.net. Morella temple. Dating back to the thirteenth century with a number of different architectural styles. Building began in 1265 and lasted until 1343. It has three naves with a further three apses. The …

  • Archpriestal Church of Sant Mateu. Sant Mateu.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Santo Domingo s/n. 12170. Sant Mateu. Castellón - Castelló. (Valencia) E-mail: infoturisme@santmateu.com. www.santmateu.com. The religious architecture of Sant Mateu. The Archpriestal Church of Sant Mateu is one of the most emblematic of all the town’s historic and artistic monuments. Building…

  • Castalla Castle. Castalla.

    Art | Monuments


    … Castalla. Alicante - Alacant. (Valencia) E-mail: castalla@touristinfo.net. http://www.turismocastalla.com/castalla/web_php/index.php. Although its origins are Arab, the current structure dates from mediaeval times. The Torre Grossa tower was added in the 16th century in order to keep a lookout for p…

  • Santiago Archpriestal Church. Villena.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de Santiago s/n. 03400. Villena. Alicante - Alacant. (Valencia) E-mail: villena@touristinfo.net. www.untesoro.villena.es. National Historic-Artistic Monument. Gothic Church from the 15th century. It has a beautiful baptismal font. Construction of the Archpriestal Church of Santiago date back t…

  • Santa Justa y Rufina Church. Orihuela.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Santa Justa s/n. 03300. Orihuela. Alicante - Alacant. (Valencia) http://www.orihuelaturistica.es. The church was built on a site where Christian worship existed during the Visigothic era.During Moslem rule it was a mosque.During the XV century building work began on the church in Gothic style …

  • Santiago Apóstol Church. Orihuela.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de Santiago 2. 03300. Orihuela. Alicante - Alacant. (Valencia) http://www.orihuelaturistica.es. A gothic church but its sanctuary is Renaissance.It has one nave and side chapels.The main building is Gothic (Isabel).It has a pointed and splayed arch with archivolts decorated with plants.In the …

  • Biar Castle. Biar.

    Art | Monuments


    … Biar. Alicante - Alacant. (Valencia) E-mail: biar@touristinfo.net. http://www.biar.es/. This frontier castle is Arab in origin and was reinforced and extended by the Christians from the time of its conquest. It contains a unique element in Hispanic Arab architecture. It was built in the 12th century…