Free Tour Cocentaina - Discover its streets and history

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: Spanish
Guru: Carles
Registered on March 21, 2022

Hello! My name is Carles and I am an accredited official guide and superior technician in guides, information and tourist assistance. With a sense of humor and as my friends say "good guy". I love traveling and learning about the history and customs of wherever I go. And passionate about gastronomy and good eating. I hope to see you soon on the routes!

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Discover with me the history of the Villa de Cocentaina, famous for its annual Fair since 1346.
We will learn about the history of a population of medieval origin that keeps vestiges that will not leave you indifferent and its passage to the present day.

On the tour we will visit the following points:

  • El Salvador: Church built in the 16th century on an old mosque.  
  • El Raval and views of the Cocentaina Castle: We will discover the urban layout of the Moorish neighborhoods.
  • Market Square: One of the busiest places in Cocentaina both in trade and in the Cocentaina Fair.  
  • El Palau de los Condes: Building of Muslim origin from the 12th century that was converted into the home of the Counts.
  • Church of Santa Maria: Church built in the 13th century.  
  • Pla la Font Square: Picturesque and landscaped square where the old public services related to water used to meet.
  • City hall.
  • La Torreta: The medieval defensive enclosure that was built from the 13th century.  
  • Merín Building: Rationalist style building built in 1930.

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  • Comfortable shoes are recommended.
  • The Guide is accredited.

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  • Meeting point:
    C. de Sant Francesc, 4, 03820 Cocenta...
    C. de Sant Francesc, 4, 03820 Cocentaina, Alicante, Spain
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    I'll be on the corner, under the tourist office direction sign. I will carry a black backpack.

How much does this tour cost?

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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.