Catalonia, Valencia, and the Costa Blanca Sights

Castillo de Dénia

  • Calle San Francisco s/n Map It
  • Dénia
  • Castle/Palace/Chateau

Updated 03/12/2014

Fodor's Review

Dénia's most interesting architectural attraction is the castle overlooking the town, and the Palau del Governador (Governor's Palace) inside. On the site of an 11th-century Moorish fortress, the Renaissance-era palace was built in the 17th century and was later demolished. A major restoration project is underway. The fortress has an interesting archaeological museum as well as the remains of a Renaissance bastion and a Moorish portal with a lovely horseshoe arch.

Sight Information


Calle San Francisco s/n, Dénia, 03700, Spain

Map It



Sight Details:

  • €3
  • Apr. and May, daily 10–1:30 and 3:30–7; June, daily 10–1:30 and 4–7:30; July and Aug., daily 10–1:30 and 5–8:30; Sept., daily 10–1:30 and 4–8; Oct., daily 10–1 and 3–6:30; Nov.–Mar., daily 10–1 and 3–6

Updated 03/12/2014


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