02 Nov Many reasons to visit Albacete
Located in the plain of La Mancha, Albacete is a modern, bustling and dynamic city that has been able to adapt to the times and welcomes those who visit it with open arms and a number of attractions that make this city perfect for a getaway
We begin the visit to the city through the Plaza del Altozano, with its sculpture to the Cuchillero and its Local Museum. We continue strolling through the most central and commercial streets to discover the beautiful Passage of Lodares, modernist style, or the Posada del Rosario, the XV century, the Fontecha Chalet, neoclassical style, the Cathedral, Gothic Renaissance, the House of Hortelano, neoclassical and headquarters of the Cutlery Museum, the Asunción Cultural Center, formerly a Renaissance convent, the Palace of the Diputación, the Circus Theater or the Flour Factory, in a modernist style.
The emblematic Cutlery Museum is spectacular. Albacete has an important cutlery, artisan and industrial sector that is well collected in this museum. It also has an important program throughout the year and with events such as the International Circus Festival or the Abycine International Film Festival.
After seeing so much art, nothing better than relaxing in the Jardinillos park or the Botanical Garden. Talking about natural areas, you can enjoy the Canal de Maria Cristina, Greenway of the Sierra de Alcaraz and Ruta del Quijote.
To complete your getaway, in the surroundings of this city you will find towns, routes and lagoons of high value and great charm, (birth of the river Mundo, Sierras de Alcaraz and del Segura, Lagunas de Ruidera, la Manchuela, etc.).