Valencia Shore Excursion: Valencia Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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While you’re in port in Valencia, explore the city with a 24-hour ticket aboard a hop-on hop-off bus tour. On this shore excursion, create your own itinerary as you travel around Valencia in an open-top, double-decker bus, hopping off whenever you’d like to see all the main sights, such as the City of Arts and Sciences (Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias), the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Silk Exchange (La Lonja) and the Congress Palace (Palacio de Congresos).
Upgrade to include a Valencia walking tour and enter the Cathedral of Valencia, the Basilica of Valencia, the Silk Exchange and the Archeological Center of Almoina.
Located on Spain’s Mediterranean coastline, Valencia is a beautiful modern city with a rich Roman and Gothic history. When you arrive in the Valencia port, explore the city at your own pace on a hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus tour! Travel between the two routes on an open-top, double-decker bus, hopping on and off wherever you want. This sightseeing shore excursion provides you with 17 convenient stops around town so you can see attractions like the Cathedral of Valencia or San Pio V Palace.
See the Silk Exchange, one of the best-preserved examples of late Gothic architecture in Europe and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit the Quart Towers and the Serrano Towers, Valencia’s old city gates. See the futuristic-style football stadium Nou Mestalla, or visit Valencia’s zoo, Bioparc.
Both routes each take approximately 1.5 hours. The buses depart every 20 to 30 minutes from each stop – the closest stop to the cruise port is Stop 7, El Puerto. Tickets are valid for 24 hours from first use.
Upgrade to include a Valencia walking tour
Upgrade your hop-on hop-off bus ticket to include a walking tour around Valencia’s old city center. Hop off the bus at Plaza de la Reina (Stop 1 on both routes), where the walking tour begins every 30 minutes from 10am to 7pm. Enter the Cathedral of Valencia, the Basilica of Valencia, the Silk Exchange and the Archeological Center of Almoina on the two-hour tour.