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Guadalest has the unofficial status of a museum city, as there are ten of them. The price for a visit varies from 2 to 5 euros per person, and some can be visited for free (the fee for the passage remains at the discretion of the visitor).
One of the main attractions is concerning Ordun. The family house of local nobility, which is famous for its art gallery and antique interior. At the entrance of the mansion, there are detailed multilingual information brochures - this is a "wand-revenue" for travelers from other countries. Children will be curious to visit the exhibitions of Christmas figures and miniature houses that work nearby.
Half-destroyed redoubt of San Jose is located on the very top, and the climb to it has a classic, for the Middle Ages, spiral shape. Thanks to this, you can view the valley from different angles. Unspeakable emotions! There is also a cemetery with tombs and crypts on the territory of the fortress.
PLEASE NOTE: several guidebooks inform you about the availability of e car’s museum within walking distance. This is a mistake!
Garage Vehicles Collection - with collection of retro bikes is located outside the settlement, 6 km on the highway CV-755.
EMBALSE DE GUADALEST
Guadalest reservoir. Water tank with volume: 13 gm³. Swimming is not prohibited here but is not recommended because of its depth, about 75
meters. Besides, there are no beaches and rescue services here. Over the last couple of years,
several people have drowned in this reservoir.
In Lake Guadalest, you can go fishing. Carp and black perch are the most common species. A
fishing license is required.
You can rent a kayak or canoe near the coast, as well as take a ride on an eco-boat for 6 euros.