Located on the border of the region, it borders the Alto Mijares. Nestled between two hills has traces of the Bronze Age. It has an interesting old town where undoubtedly stand out the convent of the Discalced Carmelites and the Torre del Molino, which some link with Hannibal. It welcomes numerous sources and places of high ecological value where you can see maples or yew trees. The Green Route of Ojos Negros crosses the town in a suggestive route. Cherries are its star product with the exquisite variety of the short tail. The cherry festival is celebrated at the end of May, beginning of June.
12440 Caudiel, Castellón, Spain
Latitude: 39.948401 | Length: -0.567748
how to get:
The easiest way to arrive is through the highway A-23 of Sagunt fins to l’eixida 42 cap a CV-195, in direction Jérica / Caudiel / Viver. The village is Troba 71 km from València and 67 km from Castelló de la Plana.
Ayuntament de Caudiel
Square España nº1 – CP: 12440
Fuente de la Reina
Pina de Montalgrao
Sot de Ferrer
EARTH OF WATER
One of the riches of Caudiel are its sources. Some of them are found in places such as the a Higuera and the Cabaira, which in turn are listed as places of high ecological value. Taking a tour of its paths, you can see maples or yew trees. In the Parc de la Grieta, the diverse ecosystems of the Valencian Community are represented. Its waters, its landscapes, its contrasts; There is much to discover.
TASTES OF ALTO PALANCIA
Apart from its rich cuisine, say Caudiel are cherries. In its fields the autochthonous variety of the “short tail” is cultivated, the most precious in the markets. The cherry festival serves to taste and promote the juicy fruit. A day to mark in red on the calendar.
TRACES OF HISTORY
Caudiel has a particular orography since it is located on two small hills. Its narrow streets, a cozy old town and relevant buildings invite us to visit it with attention. The most emblematic, the Torre del Molino, which some relate to Hannibal. The convent of the Discalced Carmelites with its impressive walls and the treasures that the parish church hides, one of the greatest exponents of the Valencian Baroque will make us not want to lose detail.
ACTIVE IN ALTO PALANCIA
Caudiel is linked to the Greenway of Ojos Negros. One of the 15 tunnels of the old mining road crosses below the population. It is a tunnel of more than 200 meters. On the Greenway you can also see the spectacular viaduct of Fuensanta. A route full of suggestions.