The city of Denia is located on Spain’s Costa Blanca and arranging Denia car hire is crucial if you want the opportunity to explore more of the area that surrounds this wonderful place. This town of course economy does rely a great deal on tourists visit it but is one of the most important harbours on this part of the Spanish coastline. From here several ferries leave to travel to the Canary Islands and specific the islands of Ibiza and Mallorca.
Although you may wish to travel to Mallorca and Ibiza there are plenty of wonderful things to do and see in this town. One particular attraction to spend time exploring is the castle (Castillo) which is situated in a location of the city that offers you wonderful views of the sea, the back lands and the city itself.
Much time and money has been spent on restoring this structure and allows you to learn what life was like in this during the 14th Century when it was used to help protect the city. However during the 19th Century the castle was purchased and is now privately owned. As you wander along you will see very vines growing on which grow grapes that are then turned into raisins and are then shipped from the port to other European countries including England.
Another place that is worth a visit especially if you have children with you is the Toy Museum. This city is a thriving fishing port but is also where some of the best quality wooden toys are produced. As you wander around this attraction you learn more about the history of toy production in the city as well as view a number of the items that are created in it.
If you want to learn more about the city’s history then a visit to the Museum of Archaeology located in the Governor’s Palace is worth including in your holiday. There are numerous exhibitions you can peruse that covers all periods of this city’s life including when the Romans were in occupation.
After all that sightseeing why not take a walk along the Calle de Marques de Campo. Not only are there are large selection of shops for you to wander in but also a good selection of bars and restaurants. So getting a bite to eat and a drink after wandering around this city won’t prove a problem.
To really expreience the joys of Denia it is much easier with a Denia car hire which can be arranged above.