Recreation

Oceanografic in Valencia

The Oceanografic in Valencia is situated in the spectacular surroundings of the City of Arts and Sciences.

The largest aquarium in Europe boasts its own collection of beautiful architecture and stunning spaces to view marine environments.

Unique aquatic environments include the Mediterranean, Wetlands, Temperate and Tropical Seas, Oceans, the Antarctic, the Arctic, Islands and the Red Sea.

The expansive Dolphinarium reveals an expansive pool where performances delight excited children and adults alike.

OCEANOGRÀFIC

The Oceanografic in Valencia excites with surprising insights. Situated in the spectacular surroundings of the City of Arts and Sciences it is the largest aquarium in Europe.

Its avant-garde architecture creates a magnificent environment where the most important marine ecosystems have been faithfully reproduced.

OCEANOGRÀFIC INSIGHTS

Each iconic building of the Oceanogràfic in the City of Arts and Sciences presents a unique aquatic environment. There are the Mediterranean, Wetlands, Temperate and Tropical Seas, Oceans, the Antarctic, the Arctic, Islands and the Red Sea as well as the Dolphinarium.

OCEANOGRÀFIC TURTLES

Perhaps the most fascinating cafe in Valencia is Beat Brew Bar. It is a calm and cozy place tucked away near the Quart Towers. The couple who run it are delightfully interesting, friendly and welcoming.

Well worth a walk from anywhere in the city, their organic, hand crafted coffee and assorted beverages are sumptuous. Furthermore, this vegan location offers a dozen or so plant based milk substitutes of choice. A truly great space to chill or hold a meaningful

A brief history of Valencia

A story with repeated periods of flourish and decline intersperses the history of Valencia. Roman soldiers were prevalent in Europe for several centuries before and after the birth of Christ. Just over a hundred years BC they settled in the area of today’s old city.