Sagunto is a town near to the Valencian community; it is a town with a rich history. It is situated to 25 Km. of the the capital, to the north of the Valencian province and at the feet of Calderona mountain range. It is an antique city but at the same time modern, campestral and urban at the same time. Their fertile lands are watered by the water of the Palancia River and their magnificent beaches placed next to the Mediterranean sea are added to their monuments, for this reason it is totally justified its visit. The principal economic axle of this municipality is the industry, the tourism and the citrics cultivation.
Excursion around the town
This town requires an extensive visit, in order to appreciate the importance of their monuments. Among the most important urban routes, we can mention:
- El Carrer Major (the biggest street), It begins where the Puerta Ferrisa was situated and concludes in the main square, it still preserving their traditional porches and portals.
- La calle de Cavallers (Gentlemen).
- La plaza de la Peixcatería, it has a medieval aspect.
- La calle del Castell, here is initiated the ascent to the Roman theatre.