Thousands of marathoners, families, and fans will come out  to be part of one of the most important marathons in Spain.

The 1st of December will be a special day in Valencia. Thousands of marathoners, families, and fans will come out  to be part of one of the most important marathons in Spain. In this edition, the City of Arts and Sciences will again be where the marathon begins and ends.

The weekend of the Valencia Marathon, the city is going to be crowded and many activities, events, concerts, expositions will take place.  Enjoy and submerse yourself in the Valencian spirit with your friends, family, and running partner.

Delicious Restaurants

The Restaurants in Valencia offer much more than paella. Valencian gastronomy is known world-wide, but in this city there are many flavors including Arabic, Japanese, Italian, Chinese that will provide a memorable dining experience.

For the high cuisine lovers there also Michelin star restaurants in Valencia.



City of Arts and Sciences


If you come to Valencia, the City of Arts and Sciences is a must. Even more considering that the weekend of the Valencia Marathon is especially busy with many activities and people all around.  Be sure to catch an IMAX flick at the Hemisfèric, or see science in action at the Prince Felipe Science Museum.





Central Market is one of the most beautiful examples of modernist architecture in the city of Valencia. The decoration and the 300 small traders will captivate you.

In the city centre, Colón Market has the best gastronomy- and leisure from top brands which offers all types of products.



If you are going to run the marathon, you’ll see some iconic monuments throughout the race. After all, one of the best part of the Valencia Marathon are the amazing views!

Every single street in Valencia breaths history and tradition- for example, the Church of Saint Nicolás and many more other beautiful monuments will captivate you.


Plans with the Kids

Children also have the opportunity to run, as the III Mini Maratón Valencia MAPRE will take place Saturday, November 30th at noon.

In Valencia, there is plenty to do if you’re a kid.  For the most adventurous, there is Gulliver Park, which lies in the heart of Turia gardens, near the City of Arts and Sciences. Adults and kids will enjoy this and many other Things to do in Valencia with Kids together!

L´Albufera and the beach

Valencia is right on the Mediterranean sea, so you can hang on the sandy beaches and enjoy the tasty food with autumn weather- which is warm and comfortable here.

A beautiful and unique place which will make you fall in love with Valencia: L´Albufera. Famous for its incredible views of the countryside during sunset and the rich diversity of birds.