Cullera & Xàtiva Castles + Pirate Dragut Caves + Cullera Beach
The history, the traditions, the rich historical heritage, the natural environment in which it is located and the incredible beaches make Cullera a perfect destination for all audiences.
The Castle that Jaume I could not conquer. On the top of the Cullera Mountain, the most emblematic historical monument in the region of the Jucar river, Cullera Castle is an impressive fortress built over the ruins of a Moorish castle.
Pirate Dragut Caves
The only cave of piracy in Spain.
On May 25, 1550, the pirate Dragut, attacked by surprise the city of Cullera, taking an important booty of goods and captives. The event caused great commotion in the Cullera of the time and the town was practically unpopulated for decades.
Playas de Cullera
15 kilometers of fine sand, which offers visitors all kinds of environments. Although all Cullera beaches are awesome but the top 2 are beaches of San Antonio and El Racó.
Xàtiva Castle is not only one of the best fortresses of the Crown of Aragon, but also of the entire peninsula. It is located 300 meters above the sea level and it is considered a National Monument.
Despite its Iberian and Roman roots, most of the preserved walls and towers have Islamic or Gothic origin.
How to get to the Castle? Walking from the center, or with the touristic train (12:30 & 16:30).
How long is the visit? It takes more or less 45 minutes to arrive and 1 hours inside the castle.
Apart from the castle, we recommend you to visit: Old town of Xátiva, Almodí Museum, Hospital Reial, Plaça de la Trinitat.
You can find all the information about Xàtiva here: http://www.xativaturismo.com/
Does not include:
- Entry to Cullera Castle (3€)
- Entry to Pirate Dragut Cave (5€)
- Entry to Xàtiva Castle (2,4€)
You can book it in the Language Exchange meetings, online and or in the office
Office: Monday to Friday (9:00 – 14:00) Plaza Honduras 26
Monday: Bigben, Plaza Honduras 36 (20: 30-23: 00)
Tuesday : Upper Club, Gran Via Marqués del Turia 40 (20: 30-23: 00)
Wednesday: EOI, Calle Llano Zaidia 19 (17:30-20:00) and Unic, Plaza de Sant Jaume 1 (20:30-22:30)
Thursday: Bigben, Plaza Honduras 36 (20: 30-23: 00)
Friday: Umbracle/Mya (23: 00-01: 00)
Todos nuestro viajes están organizado por agencia de viaje COACAD, con numero de licencia. CV-m-1881-V
All our trips are organised by Travel agency, COACAD, under licence number CV-m-1881-V.