Programmes of the Archaeology and Museums Department back

The Department of Archaeology and Museums of the Dénia City Council offers throughout the year a program of guided tours to the most relevant archaeological sites of the city. The visits are in Spanish.

GUIDED TOURS "DESCUBRIR EL CASTILLO DE DÉNIA" (discover Dénia Castle) - 2021

From Tuesday to Saturday, from 6th July to 11th September.

You can enjoy the visits by buying the ticket at the castle ticket office and at no additional cost. No booking required.

Schedule of the guided tours:

  • From 11:30 to 13:00 h.
  • From 18:30 to 19:30 h.
  • From 20:00 to 21:00 h (except Thursday).

*No guided tours on 3rd and 4th September.

More information about the castle HERE

GUIDED TOURS TO THE SITE ALT DE BENIMAQUIA - 2021 

The Iberian site is one of the oldest wineries in Europe, dating back to 500 years BC.

It is necessary to register for the visit. For registration and more information call 96 642 02 60 of the Ethnological Museum, Tuesday to Saturday, 10:30 to 13 h and 16 to 19 h.

Dates and times of the visits:

  • Saturday, July 17 at 10:30 h.
  • Sunday, August 8 at 10:30 h.
  • Sunday, September 5 at 10:30 h.
  • Saturday, October 16 at 10:30 h.
  • Sunday, November 14 at 10:30 h.
  • Saturday, December 4 at 10:30 h.

Meeting point for visits to the site of Benimaquia: La Xara (South entrance, Pedreguer road).

GUIDED TOURS OF LA COVA DE LA CATXUPA - 2021

The cave is a sanctuary of Levantine cave art from the Neolithic, 6,000 years old.

It is necessary to register for the visit. For registration and more information call 96 642 02 60 of the Ethnological Museum, Tuesday to Saturday, 10:30 to 13 h and 16 to 19 h.

Dates and times of the visits:

  • Sunday, July 18 at 10:30 h.
  • Saturday, August 7 at 10:30 h.
  • Saturday, September 4 at 10:30 h.
  • Sunday, October 17 at 10:30 h.
  • Saturday, November 13 at 10:30 h.
  • Sunday, December 5 at 10:30 h.

Meeting point for visits to the Cova de la Catxupa: main road CN-332, Km 187.5 (Venta de Parra).

GUIDED TOURS "ARQUOLOGIA Y PAISATGES" (Archaeology and landscapes) - 2021/2022

Tours with expert guide, included in the program "Activitats en Família" (activities for families) that takes place from October 2021 to June 2022.

It is necessary to register for the visit. For registration and more information call 96 642 02 60 of the Ethnological Museum, Tuesday to Saturday, 10:30 to 13 h and 16 to 19 h.

Dates and times of the visits:

  • Sunday, October 10 at 10 h.
  • Sunday, December 5 at 10:30 h.
  • Sunday, January 23 at 10:30 am.
  • Sunday, February 13 at 10:30 h.