What will we see?
Orihuela is a city of centuries of history, cherished for its narrow streets and squares, its sumptuous palaces, its grand monasteries and cathedrals, and its rich museum collections.
- The Castle of Orihuela
- Legends of Barcelona
- Muslim ruins
- Sain Domingo Convent
- Monastery San Miguel
- Santiago church
- Miguel Hernandez heritage
- The Gothic neighborhood
- The cathedral of Orihuela
- Casino en modernism style
- The Christmas traditions
- And other hidden places
The river Segura flows through Orihuela, perched at the foot of a hill, where an 8th-century castle defends the town’s tranquillity.
During the Muslim period, Orihuela was a major fortified town.
During the Christian period, Orihuela became the religious center of the area. The Cathedral and the Bishop’s Palace are located here. Spain’s best architects, painters, and sculptors are involved in the building of the Cathedral, the Church of St James, and the Santo Domingo Monastery.
Lavish Baroque palaces of the local nobility, shady town squares and alleys, luxurious Art Nouveau-style mansions, a palm park, and the largest street art museum complete the unique look of the city.
On this tour, you’ll not only get to know the city, its history, and its legends but also learn about the major milestones in the development of Spain. All of Spain’s important historical events are echoed in the history of Orihuela’s development.
Discover all the gems of Orihuela
Every day at 10.00
Duration 3 hours
Group – 2-8 pers
Meeting point: In front of the Tourist info office.
End point: Near the Casino
Children from 8 to 16 – 17€
Kids under 8 years – free
What will we see?
Santa Barbara Castle sunset
Explanada – the most famous marble embankment
Central Market – the best place to taste our delicious gastronomy
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