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Castellón. Nature in its purest form
Things to do in Castellón during your visit
It is perhaps the lesser known region of the Valencian Community, but you will be pleasantly surprised with the great amount of things to do in Castellón. Located north of the Region of Valencia, the perfect union between the mountains and the sea can be found in Castellón. It has over 120 kilometres of coastline and some of the most fascinating beaches in the Valencian Community. Crystal clear waters and a mild climate caress this stretch of coastline, called Costa de Azahar, peppered with lively towns that offer plenty of activity all year round.
Benicàssim, Oropesa del Mar, Peñíscola and Castellón de la Plana offer visitors a rich historical and cultural heritage. The diversity of Castellón is also tucked away in the land and marine ecosystems of its eight natural parks. Indescribably beautiful landscapes and trails offer adventure and tranquillity, as well as a broad selection of things to do in Castellon, like high quality rural tourism activities. Get to know picturesque towns and villages and medieval jewels such as Morella or Vilafranca.
Experiencing the marvellous cultural offer of the area, namely museums, architecture and sightseeing are only some of the things to do in Castellón de la Plana, the capital city of this region, the history of which dates all the way back to the Middle Ages.
In addition to the cultural and rural tourism offer of Castellon, one of its main attractions is the aforementioned town of Benicàssim, which welcomes thousands of tourists every year, thanks to its stunning beaches, lively nightlife and the renowned international music festival celebrated every year during the month of July, namely Festival Internacional de Benicàssim (FIB).