Eixample is near a diverse collection of Valencia’s attractions. Among the most popular attractions here are the fabulous Plaza del Ayuntamiento and the fantastic Valencia Town Hall. Two other great attractions you’ll find nearby Eixample are Plaza Patriarca and Gulliver Park.
Visitors to Eixample, looking for something different, should make tracks to the cultural attractions nearby. Walk through the exhibits and enjoy the quiet atmosphere of the Museum of Natural Science, the Museo de Bellas Artes and IVAM. To catch home-grown and touring acts, reserve seats at the Palau de la Musica and the Queen Sofia Palace of the Arts, one of the region’s most popular live concert venues.
Uncover the youthful side of the area at the City of Arts and Sciences. The kids are guaranteed to have fun. If you’re into wildlife be sure to put the Oceanografic Aquarium on your trip list.
To surround yourself with nature, visit the nearby parks and reserves. These are good spots to relax and unwind. When the sun is out, explore the Valencia Botanical Gardens, one of the places where visitors can enjoy a little slice of tranquility.
If you are ready to indulge in some retail therapy, amble through the boutiques, stores and stalls at Central Market and Fuencarral Market.
Spend an afternoon watching the Valencia CF take on the opposition on their home ground, the iconic Mestalla Stadium. Sports lovers also have the opportunity to tour the locker rooms and peek into the inner workings of Mestalla Stadium by taking a behind the scenes tour.
When you’re ready to slow down after a long day exploring the many charms of Eixample, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Ayre Hotel Astoria Palace, the Hotel Silken Puerta de Valencia and the Expo Hotel are among the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.