Peníscola is one of the cities that attracts the most tourists from all the Valencian Community. Its beaches, its castle and its gastronomy become a magnet for thousands of tourists who fill its shores. What makes Peñíscola a paradise desired by all who hear about it?
To cinema city Life in Peñíscola is measured in frames per second. Its streets have been ridden from Charlton Heston incarnating the Cid to Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) on the back of her dragon in the famous series Game of Thrones.
Its castle, a magical place Built by the Templars in the 13th century each stone has a story to tell about the battles experienced. Such was its grandeur that it became the seat of two popes.
Blue flags beaches Do not wait to feel the touch of sand on your feet. Its beaches accumulate more than thirty awards for their environmental management and the quality of its beaches for their quietness, cleanliness and its shallow depth.
Peñiscola eats Its kitchen looks to the sea so you can taste the “monkfish all i pebre” or the “suquet” of fish (fish stew), “caragols punxadets” (Sea Snails), crayfish and prawns can complete a menu that is completed with sweets like “flaons de Peñíscola” (Pastry filled with cottage cheese and almonds).
A natural treasure Do not miss its natural enclaves, where you can find the last reserve of the toothcarp and the Peñíscola marsh or enjoy beautiful natural landscapes on a route through the Sierra de Irta.