Algimia de Almonacid
Algimia de Almonacid
algimia de almonacid


Come and explore Algimia de Almonacid, a hidden treasure sitting in the heart of the Region of Valencia.

Welcome to Algimia de Almonacid, a magical and enchanting part of the province of Castellón that will transport you back to a time defined by the history and traditions of the Region of Valencia. Home to just 300 inhabitants, this tiny destination sits in the heart of Sierra de Espadán Natural Park and has all sorts of secrets that are calling out to be explored. 

Dating back to the medieval period when it was part of Al-Andalus, Algimia de Almonacid is a fascinating destination for lovers of culture, nature and tranquillity. As you wander cobbled streets lined with white-washed houses dashed with colourful flowers that diffuse the heady scent of orange blossom, you will feel as though you’ve walked into a fairy tale. 

San Juan Bautista Church is an important focal point of the village. Around it there are streets on different levels that date back to the Muslim period. Some 2km from the village, you can visit the ruins of L’Alfàndiga Castle, one of Algimia de Almonacid’s greatest sights. The castle was built in the Middle Ages for defence purposes. The few remains that you can see today belong to what has been listed a Site of Cultural Interest: the impressive Alfàndiga Tower. 

Beyond its rich history, the gastronomy of Algimia de Almonacid promises an unparalleled culinary experience. The local dishes, which are inspired by the Muslim period, will delight your palate with unique flavours. From delights made with honey and nuts to exquisite candied almonds and sweet treats flavoured with nougat, every mouthful will take you further into the area’s culinary tradition.

Nature lovers will also find a slice of paradise in Algimia de Almonacid. Surrounded by mountains and valleys, Sierra de Espadán Natural Park has hiking trails and panoramic viewing points affording spectacular vistas. Connect with mother nature as you explore some of the most impressive landscapes of the Region of Valencia.

Don’t miss the opportunity to explore Algimia de Almonacid, a destination that combines history, culture and nature. Get ready to live some unforgettable moments as you spend time exploring this hidden treasure. We can’t wait to share our traditions and passion for this unique destination with you.


Country houses
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