Valencia, the third largest city in Spain, offers a great combination of city, sun and beach, with fantastic Valencia beach villas to choose from, and plenty of things to do!
Whether it’s sea, sky or mountain sports you want, read our local articles to find out what Valencia city has to offer. There are plenty of activities to choose from, for you to have the perfect adventure holiday in Valencia city!
Valencia is a very enjoyable city to visit as a family, both because of its flat layout and its accessibility. An extensive, adapted urban bus and metro network connects the airport with the city centre and makes it easy to get around the city. Its large range of recreational and cultural activities means there’s a lot on offer for the youngest members of the family.
Many children love to observe what animals are doing; therefore the Bioparc in Valencia can be a huge success. In this beautiful Zoo, you can find various animals from the African continent such as: hyenas, elephants, zebras, lions, rhinos and many more.
The giant Gulliver is tied up on the floor and it is situated in the Turia Park (at the end of “calle Peris y Valero”). You can enter this playground for free. There are various slides, climbing racks and very often a lot of children.
Visit the Aquarium
This is one of the top children's things to do In Valencia and something everyone will enjoy. L’Oceanografic is the largest aquarium in Europe and the second largest in the world.
You get the distinct feeling of being underwater and will see sharks, whales and all kinds of marine life. On the ground level are the seals, sea lions and penguins.
Take a ride on one of these very popular tourist buses and see the sites without getting tired.
Take day trips to the towns of El Puig and Sagunto or visit the famous Albufera which is only 12 km from the center of town. This is where the famous rice paddies are located and you can even take a boat ride on the beautiful Albufera lagoon.