Ciutat Vella or The Old City of Valencia is the birthplace of the city. On this tour, I will take you on a journey through time, culture and memories of the city I call home. Valencia was once a Phoenician, Iberian, Roman, Visigoth, Muslim, Jewish and Christian city and has been influenced by each culture through out history. Each culture has left many influencial impacts that still are visible today for locals and travelers to enjoy daily. We will visit 5 of Valencia's most important neighbourhoods: Seu, Xerea, Carme, Mercat & Velluters.
These neighbourhoods represent the ecclesiastical power, the Moorish enclosure, the Jewish quarter, the popular boroughs, and the city's merchants & artisans. We will taste Valencian tapas along the way as well as visit the Mercat Central in order to get to know the specific products and techniques for Paella cooking.
Enjoy Almudín surroundings & L'Almoina archaeological center square
Visit Saint Vincent's martyrdom crypt
Visit Banys de L'Almirall (when available)
Cathedral - Plaça de la Verge
Llotja de la Seda (Silk Exchange) - Plaça del Mercat
Plaça de Carne - Porta de la Valldigna
MORE ABOUT THE TOUR
Whether it is your first time in Valencia or you have visited before, you are sure to enjoy this tour discovering the myths and legends of Valencia at hisorical sites. Together with some of the most enticing tapas in all of the city, we will learn about the history of The Old City of Valencia. The streets of Valencia embrace two thousand years of history just waiting for you to discver and enjoy. Art, architecture, culture, tradition, gastronomy, are all apart of Valencia that I would love to share with you on your visit here. After our tour through the city, we will enjoy a full menu consisting of salad, paella, dessert and a drink of your choice.