Things to see and do - Orihuela
Unmissable tourist sites
Orihuela Travel guide
Orihuela : Michelin's recommendations
Orihuela nestles in a tranquil location at the foot of a hill on the banks of the Segura. With its numerous churches, the town was an episcopal see in the 16C and a university town for two hundred years.
Tourist attractions Orihuela : Things to see and do
Ramón y Cajal, s/n
The Gothic cathedral has a northern Renaissance portal on the theme of the Annunciation. You enter the sanctuary via the chevet, where a very elegant 14C cloister from the Merced Convent was placed in 1942. The Sacred Art Museum contains an important..
Campus de las Salesas de la Universidad Miguel-Hernández
The small Wall Museum (Museo de la Muralla) is located on the salesas campus of the Miguel Hernández University. It houses the finds uncovered during excavations carried out at the former grounds of the Casa del Paso between 1998 and 2000. The finds ..
The old university has two cloisters behind its Renaissance façade: one in the Renaissance style, the other Baroque. The late-17C church has colourful frescoes and rich Rococo stuccowork.
Saavedra Fajardo, 1 - Dehesa De Campoamor E - 03189 Playas de Orihuela
Set just 200 metres from 2 of the Costa Blanca’s best beaches at Campoamor, this holiday property is made up of individual bungalows surrounded by gardens and a large swimming pool. Located just to the south of Torrevieja, this property boasts all..
Urbanización La Zenia, s/n E - 03189 Playas de Orihuela
Set within 20 metres of 2 beaches, La Zenia Hotel offers a tennis court, a wellness centre and an outdoor pool with sea views. Rooms include a private balcony with full or side sea views. Hotel Servigroup La Zenia has a sun terrace with loungers, ov..
Avenida las Palmeras, 2 E - 03189 Playas de Orihuela
This large estate is located outside Torrevieja, just 600 metres from the beaches of the Costa Blanca. It has an outdoor pool, 3 tennis courts, a basketball court and a fitness centre. Orihuela Costa Resort is under 15 minutes’ drive from Campoamor,..
Garcilaso de la Vega 70 A E - 03189 Dehesa de Campoamor
This pretty villa has a terrace-garden and a dining room with oil paintings by established artists hanging from its walls. The chef, who constantly strives to surprise customers, has put together a variety of menus that are announced at your table. H..