When traveling through the Valencia area of Spain a trip to the Port of Valencia should be a must do item on your itinerary. The discount hotels near the Port of Valencia offer some spectacular views, plus they are also close to many different attractions in the area. Historically the original Port of Valencia was first considered to be opened in 1491, however it is believed that as early as the 6th century the area was a major port area. The relative openness of the area was the biggest issue in establishing a formal port prior to the late 14th century.
It will be evident to the people staying at the many budget hotels near the Port Of Valencia that this is still a major port and brings in supplies and people from all over the world. Almost 60 million tons of freight each year passes through the Valencia Port Authority and that number conditions to increase. The port itself covers an amazing 600 hectares, which is equal to about 1482 acres.