Valencia is attracting more UK visitors than ever with visitors numbers from the UK up by 5% for January through to August 2012, compared with last year and up a staggering 42% in August.
Helped by direct flights from many UK cities with Ryanair and Easyjet it seems more Brits are discovering the charms of our city – a great year round destination that combines city with beach, and a wealth of world class attractions such as the impressive City of Arts and Sciences.
Ryanair offers flights to Valencia from Bristol, East Midlands, Stansted, Manchester and Dublin. EasyJet offers flights from Gatwick. Iberia flies from Heathrow to Barcelona, with a connection to Valencia. Prices start from £55 per person with Ryanair from Stansted and from £67 per person with Easyjet from Gatwick in October.
Hotel accommodation is available to suit all budgets. The 3* Hotel Petit Palace Bristol (www.hthoteles.com starts from €75 per room per night in October, based on two sharing or the 5* Hospes Palau De La Mar (www.hospes.com) starts from €180 per room per night in October, based on two people sharing.
For more information on what to do and see in Valencia visit www.visitvalencia.com