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Petit Palace Guide of Valencia

VALENCIA’s CATHEDRAL

Known as “la Seu”, Valencia’s Cathedral was built to honor St. Mary, under Jaime I.  It combines different architectural styles: Mediterranean and French Gothic, Romanic, Renaissance, Baroque and Neoclassic.  A unique urban attraction.

EL CARMEN DISTRICT
Set between the Arabic and Christian walls, here you’ll find Valencia’s pure essence.  Also, The Valencian Institute of Modern Art, Quart and Serrano’s Towers, El Carmen Church are some of its many attractions.  Walking around El Carmen is a unique experience inside Valencia. Discover it by booking Petit Palace Bristol Valencia Hotel.

CITY OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
The City of Arts and Sciences of Valencia is a cultural and science center, built over 2km through El Turia old river.  Surrounded by water, its buildings designed by Santiago Calatrava and Félix Candela are unique in the city.  It offers many interesting activities: planetarium, cinema, Opera Palace, and the biggest aquarium in Europe, with more than 500 marine species.

CENTRAL MARKET
The Petit Palace Germanias Valencia Hotel is only 10 minutes from Central Market Square.  Colorful, with Mediterranean perfumes and savors, this modernist building brings together more than 400 retailers downtown Valencia.  Get lost over its small streets and enjoy its unique atmosphere.