Benicasim, also called Benicàssim in Valencian, is a vibrant town where music has forged the open and hospitable character of its people. Its strategic location in the heart of the Costa de Azahar, a place where the sea and the mountains go hand in hand, along with is picturesque long white sandy beaches, make it the ideal destination for your holidays with children.
In addition, Benicasim has warm weather throughout the year, a large number and variety of places of interest to visit, excellent cuisine and a very complete calendar of events that make it always a good excuse to visit this town.
What makes Benicasim so special?
There are many reasons why Benicasim, in the north of the province of Castellón, is a destination of great national and international tourist interest. Its 6 kilometres of white sandy beaches offer the ideal setting for sunbathing, walking or practicing any water sport. Similarly, both the town and its surroundings are perfect for practicing countless sports such as cycling, hiking, running, golf or skydiving. An environment in which to relax or enjoy adventures.
The “Desierto de las Palmas” nature park, a large hill carpeted with native vegetation overlooking the Mediterranean and crowned by the Miravet Castle, is one of the best-known spots in the Valencian Community and is located a step away from Benicasim. But the natural wealth of the area does not end there, you can navigate to the nature reserve of the Columbretes Islands, a small uninhabited archipelago of volcanic origin that is home to an enormous biodiversity.
The local (Beninese) gastronomy is characterized by the diversity of its products that are included in the Mediterranean diet. Fish and seafood, vegetables and rice, shine in the recipes that make up Benicasim's culinary expertise. And if its cuisine represents the essence of the town, its historical evolution has left it with an interesting legacy of monuments of cultural interest such as the villas or the Tower of San Vicente, not to mention its varied customs and traditions that attract hundreds of people. to enjoy its folklore.
But if there is something that characterizes Benicasim it is his passion for music. Its festivals are well known, such as the FIB or the Rototom Sunsplash, which will help you to live the experience, this town offers you, with maximum intensity.
In short, there are many reasons why you should choose Benicasim as a destination for your next holiday. You cannot miss this experience.