Tourism

Tourist Information

Oliva is a city located in the southern border of the province of Valencia, near the top of the province of Alicante. Our coastline stretches over 11.8km, formed sandy beaches and amazing natural dunes.

There are numerous landscapes and attractions to visit in Oliva. Thinking about your stay we explained to what will be able to done and some plans for enjoy your time vacation: What to see, What to do, What to eat and a brief explanation of how to reach us.

Beaches, parks, sports activities, sights, tours, restaurants, bars, cuisine…

It’s very useful reading it because along with our social networks, this page is a source of valuable information for tourists who want to know and enjoy the city and the beach of Oliva.

We wish you a wonderful stay enjoying your vacations.

LOCAL FESTIVALS

Festa Major. May 3th, the festivity of the Holy Christ of San Roque. And on September 8th, Virgen del Rebollet, paterns, both, in the city. http://oliva.es/arees/vida- cultural/festes/

• El Porrat de Sant Antoni, January 17.  This event is a typical party where is offered Oliva’s artisanal food.The party is in street San Vicente, during all day. And the people cooking a typical dish named ‘Arroz amb fessols i naps’, the best of everywhere in Valencia. https://www.anacasa.es/news/disfruta-del-tradicional-porrat-de-sant-antoni-en-oliva-100.html

Fallas. From 17th to 19th of March. It is the typical festival of Valencia. Where the people are wearing traditional dresses, the streets is very funny with bands and the participants building a big monument, which, represents a bad moments, like a politics or social problems. In the end of the party these monuments are burned. Come on and enjoy with us. Information Guided here. http://oliva.es/arees/vida-cultural/festes/

Fair Trade. For a week in late June. In the Passeig Lluis Vives, you will be able to see three fairs Fair: Fire of Motor, fire craft and culinary.

Moros y Cristianos. The third week of July. This festival is declared of National Tourist Interest. Every year, the Moors and Christians invade Oliva. The third week of July. Declared of National Tourist Interest. Every year, the Moors and Christians invade Oliva. The festivity starts the Thursday with a ‘Puchero Night’. While the Friday is ‘Christian Parade ‘ which it’s finishing at night, on the Paupi Beach, with the event: the debarkation. On Saturday there are a ‘big Moro parade’ and the finish party is on Sunday, when is the Reconquista. More information: http://oliva.es/es/areas/vida-cultural/fiestas/

 

EVENINGS AND NIGHTS CHIRINGUITOS BEACH (SUMMER)

Summer is the time to enjoy the evenings, in the chill out bars. In a beach-transparent waters on a sandy bars and music are installed. Every summer can change some, but we leave a summary of the previous year. http://www.olivashot.com/chiringuitos

More information here:

El Pirata

L’Ambatá

Machucambo

Pin-up

Madagascar

Olibaba

CINEMA

• Cinema Olympia Theatre. This is the oldest Theatre in Oliva. Here are shown movies, plays, concerts, etc. All information and billboard here http://teatreolimpia.blogspot.com.es/

• Cinema Portal Marina (Ondara). There is a shopping center with several cinemas about 15km to Oliva. http://www.portaldelamarina.org/eng

‘RUTA DE LA TAPA’

‘La Ruta de la Tapa’ takes place in different areas of Oliva – ride area, neighborhoods of San Francisco and San Vicente, old town and beach – there are bars and restaurants offering a wide variety of tapas that delight our visitors. Every Friday, predominates a pleasant family atmosphere that invites to taste more like their tapas.

SPORTS

Water Sports. We can find a whole range of water sports to practice on the beaches of Olivia. Kite Surfing, Surfing, Windsurfing, Paddle Surf and Sail. More info here.

Karting. If you want to go racing on Oliva, is the Karting Vives where you can rent a car, competing in group competitions or enjoy karts, motorcycles and supermotard.

Horse riding. In the Natural Park Pego-Oliva and near the beach you can find the Oliva Nova Centro Hipico an ideal for walks and excursions with a horse riding.

Walking and cycling. We propose a route where you can enjoy a relaxed level with children, Aigua Blanca Beach and all his ride. Via Verde de la Safor Gandia- Oliva.

Mountain biking, trail running and road bike path for discovered the TnT de les Valls, an adventure trail mountain biking, trail running and road bike for the regions of Safor, Marina Alta, Marina Baja, Cocentaina and Vall d’Albaida. Live the adventure.

Golf. Located in the Oliva Nova Golf Club.

Tai Chi on the beach sand. Some schools of Tai Chi and others arts moving their activities and lessons, on the Oliva’s Beach, because the beaches are very calm and quiet. Ask it on the Uma Center.

Session Spa. Treat yourself and relax. Probably best two of the resorts located on the beach in Oliva Kiko Park Spa and Resort Oliva Nova.

MUNICIPAL MARKET AND FRIDAY MARKET

Market on Fridays. Offers a variety of local produce (fruits and vegetables in season), clothes, shoes and various accessories in the Passeig Lluís Vives. Come spend an enjoyable morning looking and buying for the numerous stalls.

City Market. You may also visit the Municipal Market open Monday through Saturday mornings. Find, every day, fresh and varied.

MUSEUMS

  • Ethnological Museum. The permanent exhibition is devoted to the presentation of various aspects of traditional agrarian culture of Oliva. Schedules and more information here.
  • Archaeological Museum. In this museum is collected various periods of Oliva’s History from prehistory to the Middle Ages.
  • Vicente Parra Museum, It’s a house where was to borned D. Gregorio Mayans Sisco, for more information and schedules available here.
  • Museum of Illustration. This is a recreation of the XVIII century manor house, which also gives another name:Museo Casa Mayans.

BEACHES AND DUNES

Discover our endless beaches, characterized by protected nature. Walking towards our coast from north to south you will be able to find, five wonderful beaches.

 

  • Beach Aigua Morta. Behold the Oliva Nova golf course, where also several football fields are included. Includes facilities for equestrian jumping and is celebrated the most popular Championship MET (Mediterranean Equestrian Tour). https://www.anacasa.es/en/e/l-aigua-morta-beach-6.html

SURRANDING AREAS

We propose you a car trips with a round inland villages. Immersed in their valleys, they emphasize its buildings, natural mountain setting and the gastronomy. Below we detail the ones we like.

  • Vall de Laguar, many consider it the capital of trails in the province. It is an inland town charm. Between mountains and cherries, are the four populations that form La Vall de Laguar, with L’infern ravine and river Girona as witnesses. Do not miss a visit to the dam of Isbert.

  • Vall de Gallinera, lies in a valley surrounded by mountains, has eight villages and is situated next to Vall de Ebo. http://www.valldegallinera.es/

  • Vall d’Alcala, together with the above, is part of the Valley of Pego. Learn more here 

 

 

MONUMENTS

In the town of Oliva you can visit many historical monuments.

  • Church of Saint Francisco de Asis. XX century. This church is situated beside the main road N-332 at the entrance to our town coming from Alicante.
  • Castillo de Santa Ana, XVI century. It was declared of cultural interest in 2002, it is a fortress located on a castle with two towers.
  • Oven Romano. It’s located environment ‘Chapí Mestre’ streets and ‘Santísimo’. The excavation of archaeological area corresponding to a Roman pottery of the first century D.C.

GUIDED TOURS

Guided tours in our city and our natural wealth.

  • Guided tour by the Christian village and the Moorish suburb. The Wednesday morning you will be able to visit the streets of our historic downtown, museums, and the most important corners of the Villa Christian and Arrabal. Registration Tourist Info Oliva and meeting point: Municipal Market.
  • Guided tours of the ‘Marjal Pego-Oliva‘, where we can see its wildlife tours. A Natural Park located in Molinell river, where we will discover their routes, trails and see a wide variety of birds, a protected species-rich freshwater environment. On this same visit also will be able to arrive to reach the Font Salà, a source of saltwater known for its benefits to the skin.

FRIDAYS TAPAS

Every Friday, a number of bars in the resort, is offered at a price of 2,5€ an elaborate cover and a drink. People go from bar to bar enjoying this gastronomic.

Restaurants participating in ‘Ruta de la tapa’

  • La Terrassa
  •  Café Bar Olimpic
  •  Super 7
  •  L’Envic
  •  Paco Soqueta
  •  Evaristo
  •  Bar Valencia
  •  Caudeli
  •  La Duna
  •  Bar Cordobés
  •  Porta del Sol
  •  Bar Peseta
  •  Caudeli
  •  Rotgle
  •  La Bassa
  •  El Pelut

Download the map and poster here http://oliva.es/noticia/13481/oliva-estrena-la-seua-nova-ruta-de-tapes/

DISHES

Typical dishes

Más informacón sobre platos típicos valencianos y como cocinarlos aquí

PIZZERIAS

Town

Beach

  • Cresol. The busiest. Variety of pizzas, pastas, meats and salads.
  • Alibaba. Pizzas from the wood oven. It has a terrace on the beach

RESTAURANTS

Town

Oasis. Expertise in rice and dishes of the area.

El Lloc. Pizzas, pastas, meats and rice. Three spaces bar, restaurant and terrace. Typical dishes and tasting menu.

El Pelut. Bar – restaurant in the old town of Oliva. Grilled meats. Daily and festive

Ca FranMediterranean cuisine and typical local dishes. Specializing in dacsa cokes.

Sabore. Pizzas, rice and grilled meats.

Matias. Bar drinks and tapas.

Mambys. Hamburgers and hot meals.

Beach

SoquetaFresh produce from the area. High quality and price.

Les Dos LLunes. Meet or grilled, with terrace, pool and playground for children.

PepicaMarisqueria and rice dishes. Tasting menu.

La Sota. Mediterranean cuisine. Especialidado in rice.

Beach Burger. Pans and dishes.

El Eden. Specialty in meat and fish dishes. It features a terrace Chill out.

Club Naútico. Valencia-based seafood dishes. Among them: rice with lobster and golden

Kiko Port. Fresh produce and cuisine.

HOW TO ARRIVE ANACASA IN DENIA?

Inmobiliaria Anacasa is located at calle Patricio Ferrándiz, 65, 5º, 3, 03700 DÉNIA

You will see a sign saying SELBLAU S.L.U, at the entrance of the building.

Coordenades 38.8393952, 0.109146

By Road

By Air

By Train

 

From Alicante:

 

From Valencia:

HOW TO ARRIVE ANACASA IN OLIVA?

Real Estate Anacasa is located at Padre Antonio Salelles 3 46780 OLIVA

Coordinates 38.9207793, -0.1152254

By Road

  • Car. By the AP7 motorway at exit 61.

By Plane

By train