Before embarking on a trip to Valencia it is a good idea to invest in a Valencia travel guide book This will allow you to do some research on the city before your trip and make some plans. It is important to remember that Valencia is a reasonably big city, so if you are only there for a few days you will have to do some planning to get the most out of the experience.
This page will offer you information and descriptions on some of Valencia's most popular guide books. It will also provide links to the Amazon website where you will be able to purchase them online.
If you are planning a longer trip to Valencia, where you will be covering the whole region rather than just the city, this book is a good option. It covers the entire Costa Blanca region and the region of Valencia. Lonely Planet Guides are a good option if you are planning a budget or a back-packing holiday - they often suggest the cheaper dining and accommodation options.
Lonely Planet Valencia and Costa Brava
The Frommer's Valencia Day by day guide is a smaller option that is best suited for a mini break to the city of Valencia. It offers useful options for getting to see the main attractions in the city in a short space of time including self-guided tours and bullet pointed maps. It is also useful if you would like to see specific aspects of the city as it also offers themed tours of the city, such as tapas or fashion. It is a cosmopolitan guide to the city covering themes including fashion, restaurants and bars.
Purchase the guide: Click here to purchase the Frommer's Valencia Day by Day Guide Book guide from Amazon.
This is the guide for you if you have an Amazon Kindle and would like to use it during your holiday. A Kindle is like an electronic book that lets you read the pages on a screen. This is an affordable and ecological way to do your reading. If you do not own a Kindle, do not purchase this guide as you will not be able to use it.
As its name suggests, this is an easy to carry small guide to Valencia city. It is split into sections according to different areas of Valencia, including what they call the 'Old City and the 'New City' and the port. It also offers detailed maps for small areas of Valencia including the old town split into the North and South areas. There is also a section of the book dedicated to the background and history of Valencia. It is also useful if you plan on taking day trips from Valencia city, as there is a section of the book dedicated to places that you can head to in the region of Valencia.
It is also worth noting that if you are already in Valencia, you can pick up an affordable Valencia travel guide from tourist information offices throughout the city. The guide doesn't cost much and it offers information on museums, monuments, restaurants, attractions and hotels in the city. For information on where to get it from, see our Guide to Hotel Directory Listings in Valencia.
Valencia travel guide
Before your trip to Valencia it is worth investing in a guide. This will allow you to get to know the city before you are there. It will also provide you with maps and ideas for once you have arrived in the city. Have a look at the different guide books that are available to buy and choose the one that is best suited to you.