Benifayo is a popular place to head to in Valencia as many of the city’s most popular attractions are close. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fabulous El Saler Golf Club and the much-loved Parque Alfafar Shopping Center. Two other great attractions that are located close by Benifayo are Pinedo Beach and the Prince Felipe Museum of Sciences.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find some interesting cultural attractions in and around Benifayo. Take the time to see the many fascinating galleries and collections such as the Museum of Natural Science, the Museo de Bellas Artes and IVAM. Lovers of the arts will find plenty to applaud at venues such as the Palau de la Musica and the Queen Sofia Palace of the Arts.
Get active with the kids at the City of Arts and Sciences and Gulliver Park. Snap photos, walk past the many exhibits and learn about animal biodiversity at the Bioparc Valencia Zoo and the Oceanografic Aquarium.
There are a number of picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Have a break in one of the local parks and gardens, which include the Valencia Botanical Gardens.
To stock up on supplies or enjoy a snack, browse Central Market, the Polytechnic University of Valencia and Arena Mall.
The sporting heart and soul of Benifayo, is the iconic Mestalla Stadium, home turf of the legendary Valencia CF soccer team. If you happen to be staying in Benifayo with someone who lives and breathes sports, why not surprise them with one of the stadium’s fascinating back stage tours.
At the end of a busy day taking in the sights around Benifayo, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Make reservations for the Ayre Hotel Astoria Palace, the Hotel Silken Puerta de Valencia, or the Expo Hotel.