What to do with the kids in Valencia this summer? 10 plans to have a great time

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Would you like to spend a few days in Valencia with your children? In order to make your stay in our city more comfortable, here you have some plans to do in Valencia with children this summer. Let the adventure begin!

The Best Activities in Valencia For Kids in Summer

Places to chill out, activities for children, fun spaces that they will love... And the beach too! Discover the wide variety of things to do with children in Valencia and make the most out of the city.

1- Musicals for all ages

Use some time of your holidays to enjoy some cultural activities with your children. You will find a lot of options related to performances in Valencia.

We recommend that you take a look at musicals for the whole family at the Olympia Theatre or the Flumen Theatre. There is a wide range of shows in Valencia for all audiences, so curtains up!

2- Bioparc: a mandatory visit with the kids

A space created under the concept of zoo-immersion that guarantees the welfare of its residents, the animals. Bioparc recreates the natural habitats in which the species live in the African savannah.

Besides, the little ones will be able to look at the animals without any visible barriers and understand how important it is to respect the essence of nature. You will discover the African fauna and vegetation will and they will never forget the experience!

3- Oceanogràfic: fish, penguins and dolphins

The crocodile farm, an area dedicated to the Arctic, another to the Antarctic, the dolphinarium... Without a doubt, visiting the Oceanogràfic in Valencia will be one of the most stimulating experiences you can give your children. A magical world of marine animal life with a 100% educational approach. Moreover, at HQ Rooms we have flats near the Oceanogràfic, so you can enjoy a comfortable stay just a few minutes' walk away.

Undoubtedly, we invite you to make the most of your trip to the City of Arts and Sciences and enjoy the rest of its cultural offer.

4- Gulliver Park: the most entertaining children's park in Valencia

Get up early and walk with your children through the Turia Gardens. You will stumble upon the giant statue of Jonathan Swift's most renowned character, Gulliver.

In anoutdoor environment, Gulliver Park will invite your children to become Lilliputians and slide and climb over the lying body of the famous fairy tale giant.

5- bike ride: from the city to the beach

Are you looking for the perfect plan? A bike ride from where you are staying to the beach. Go with your kids to the beaches of Malvarrosa, the Cabanyal or Las Arenas.

These urban beaches are easily accessible and have all the necessary services to have fun with children.

6- Squares and Parks of Valencia that you will love

A family that goes for a walk is a family that stays together! Give your children a map for a city tour. Mark with an X all the parks and squares of Valencia, and encourage your children to learn about the history of its streets, squares and parks.

The Viveros Garden, the Botanical Garden or the Cathedral Square... The city of Valencia offers a lot of spaces where you can enjoy the outdoors. A recommendation? Take a break and enjoy a horchata. This refreshing tigernut drink is traditional in the area and the kids will love it. In addition, the Viveros Garden offer a spectacular series of concerts throughout the summer, located in a stunning natural setting.

At HQ Rooms we also recommend some of the best monuments in Valencia, perfect for any family outing.

7- Old Turia riverbed

Considered by many as 'the lung of Valencia', the 8 km walk along the Turia river is the perfect and safest place to walk with your children and even practice sport.

Do you want to enjoy its green spaces? Buy local products at Valencia's Central Market and enjoy an outdoor picnic with your family.

8- Fun Factory Lego Playroom in Aqua Multispace

If you visit Valencia with children from 1 to 11 years old, you must offer them this opportunity! This space is dedicated to the little ones and it offers a great range of activities supervised by child monitors that will make them spend unique moments.

Plus, entrance to LEGO® Fun Factory is free from Monday to Sunday! We encourage you to enter their website to check their schedules and register in their database, so that you will be able to enter for free.

9- Gulliver Mini-Golf

In Gulliver Park, in addition to areas for skaters, children will be able to play mini-golf. Don't worry about the clubs, you can rent them there!

The space provided for children to play golf surrounds the giant Guilliver that gives its name to this park, they will love it!

10- Guided visit for families to the Museum San Pío V

The Museum of Fine Arts of Valencia offers activities to enjoy with the family and guided tours that are ideal for awakening the love of art in your kids.

Don't forget to contact the Museum to reserve your place, these free activities must be booked in advance!

We hope that you enjoy your stay at HQ Rooms with the little ones as well. Don't hesitate to ask us about making the most of your stay in our accommodation. We've already told you about the rest! The city offers you activities and places in Valencia for children.  We offer you a flat in Valencia complete and full of details. Welcome to the city.

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