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El Palmar

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“local village”(2 reviews)
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Autovia Sue de Valenci | Plaza de la Sequiota, 46012 Valencia, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We drove along the cost to see some of the towns on our way back to Valencia. I wish I knew of the place sooner, as I would have enjoyed spending more time here and maybe take a boat trip on Albufera lake or just...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank BeerMin
Reviewed January 19, 2019

A village in an unlikely location - in the middle of a lake/swamp where rice is grown (Paella!). Mostly good restaurants here but alos canals

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank EuropeanDiversity
Reviewed October 15, 2018

This so called attraction 10k outside of valencia was so dissapointing. Firstly how do you get there,the only transport was a bus every 2 hours there and every 2 hours back, its the same bus on a loop. The bus was crammed standing room only,both...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Les N
Reviewed September 8, 2018

We didn't eat here in the end, due to the time we arrived.. but we did take a local boat trip for €4 each. The boat trip lasted around 40 minutes and was really nice. Be careful if you are aiming to reach El Palmar...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Joe M
Reviewed August 27, 2018

A super place to sample paella, said to have been invented in this town. The dishes are prepared to order, and many varieties can be selected from the dozens of restaurants along its picturesque streets. Set amidst the second largest rice producing region of Spain,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Rancho D
Reviewed May 24, 2018

We visited this small village for lunch one day in Sept. and had a great meal and drove into the rice paddies to watch the harvest. Very pleasant day. Try Rest El Sequer de Tonica.

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank cordyroy
Reviewed March 19, 2018

There is not much to do in El Palmar, but we enjoyed a relaxing afternoon on the boats, eating paella, drinking sangria and enjoying the views of the rice fields.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Roxana B
Reviewed February 26, 2018

It is definitely worth leaving the city and heading a few miles south to El Palmar to have some great Paella. There are plenty of Cafes to choose from.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank sue08
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Lovely service, wine to fall in love, view to be here forever, and food to fill your soul. What and absolutely pleasure to have been here. Fully recommended, call and book upstairs.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank jesusr120
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

We wanted to get out of the city and see some of the countryside as well as enjoy some authentic paella. This is the place to go. Must be at least a dozen or more restaurants. We chose one on the edge overlooking the rice...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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169chrisn
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To clarify, I was asking about El Palmar... open to other towns as well.
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