The historic town of Villajoyosa is not only visited by tourists because of its beaches and colorful, unique buildings, but also because it’s becoming a popular cultural destination. The old town, the churches, the walls and bridges prove that Villajoyosa has preserved its history very well. It is also well known due to its chocolate industry. It is the historic and administrative capital of the comarca Marina Baixa.
Villajoyosa is located 32 km from the city of Alicante and nearby Benidorm. It is also nearby Guadalest, a small inland area that is known for the museums, lake and castles.