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Murcia, Costa Calida, Spain
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Murcia is one of the most beautiful cities in Spain. It is a popular historical city which was founded in 831 and located on a mountain area and in the centre of the Valley of the River Segura in Costa Calida, on the southern Spain.

Attractions & Things to Do in Murcia

To discover the city of Murcia by foot, La Trapería street is the perfect starting point for the visitors. The Episcopal Palace, Las Claras Convent & Museum, Murcia Archaeological Museum and the Cathedral of Murcia are the best spots of the city. Also great examples of baroque architecture can be found in the city.

Sights and places of interest in Murcia include; Casino, Cathedral of Murcia, University, Teatro Romea, Palacio de San Esteban, Church of San Miguel, Ramón Gaya Museum, Palacio Almudí, Convent of Verónicas, Salzillo Museum, Malecón, Ayuntamiento (Town Hall), Palacio Episcopal, Palacio de los Fontes and Palacio del Conde de Floridablanca.

Museum of Fine Art of Murcia is a great museum worth a visit which houses a great collection of painting, sculpture and decorative arts belonging to the 16th to 19th centuries.

In Murcia, visitors may enjoy and experience the golf on any of the region's golf courses within easy reach of Murcia and Cartagena.

For the ones who are addicted to nature; a visit to the Majal Blanco estate within Murcia's El Valle-Carrascoy Regional Park is a must. That green gem offers a variety of interesting itineraries for the visitors.

As for culture and entertainment in Murcia;
Murcia boasts a vibrant and variety of cultural scenes. The Auditorium & Congress Centre and the Romea Theatre in Murcia offer great shows, plays, recitals and concerts for all tastes. There are also a variety of festivals for the visitors worth a see. The "Three Cultures", "Jazz" and "Folklore in the Mediterranean" festivals are some of the best festivals in Murcia.

Visitor Information
Oficina Municipal de Turismo de Murcia

Plaza Cardenal Belluga. Edificio Ayuntamiento, 30004 Murcia
Tel: 968 358 749; Fax: 968 358 748
www.murciaciudad.com

 
 


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