15 Sep Peñíscola, the perfect destination in the coast
In this wonderful city you can enjoy all the charm of the Mediterranean Sea and a medieval coast where you can find the marvellous Papa Luna Castle, that is lightened every night.
Touristic attractions in Peñiscola
Between the Mediterranean Sea and the Sierra de Irta, this location offers a special cultural offer for a coast destination. The most important monument is the Papa Luna Castle, an extraordinary place near the Sea Museum, a perfect place to understand the marine life and the history of Peñíscola. Another medieval buildings also interesting are the St. Mary’s Church and the San Antonio hermitage.
The beaches are one of the best you will find in this Spanish area, with two middle parts perfectly divided. In the north you will find the bay, with golden and thin sand, with more touristic options like resorts and restaurans. In the south you will find the port and the rocks, that offers coves where, apart from the tranquility, you will be able to practice many aquatic sports.
Near Peñíscola is the Delta del Ebro or the Maestrazgo area, with its historical cities and the Natural Park of Irta, both places should be visited.
You will find many types of hotels for all budgets or you can even rent an apartment.