Local Surroundings

CULTURE AND HERITAGE:

  • Medieval Castle, declared a Historic Artistic Monument in 1981.
  • Old town of Chulilla with Intricate streets and medieval layout where it is still possible to recognise it’s Islamic past.
  • Parish of Our Lady of Los Angeles. It is built on the old Islamic mosque, 15th and 16th centuries.
  • La Ermita of Santa Bárbara. Gothic building, built in 1364 and renovated in 1730.
  • La Ermita of San José, a classical building of the 19th century.
  • Roman Aqueduct of the Peña Cortada in Calles. Built between the 1st and 2nd centuries AD.
  • Aqueduct of the Arches in the town of Alpuente.
  • Medieval aqueduct from the 14th century with thirteen arches.
  • Roman Aqueduct in Gestalgar. With a stretch of the aqueduct dug into the living rock.

NATURE:

  • Areas of aquatic activities and bath, in the river and swamps.
  • Gorge of the River Turia next to the river bed.
  • Charco Azul, ancient “Azud” from the Islamic era.
  • Charco Vallarejo, pool of the Sote River where you can take a swim.
  • Las Toscas, natural waterfalls of the Sote river where you can take a swim.
  • La Muela, a mountain that dominates the town with spectacular views.
  • Barranco de Vallfiguera, where it is possible see ancient cave paintings.
  • Loriguilla reservoir.
  • Embalse de Buseo reservoir.
  • Benagéber Reservoir.
  • Nearby villages of the Serrania such as Sot de Chera, Alpuente etc.

SPORT ACTIVITIES:

  • Trekking.
  • Rock Climbing, from beginner to advanced.
  • Kayaking.
  • Hunting, and fishing (catch and release).
  • Horse trips.
  • Astronomy stargazing.

And many more……