Fira d’Oficis de Benassal
In the month of July, more than 300 neighbours get dressed as people from the last century. Benassal receive thousands of visitors during all the weekend. They come from different points of Spain to enjoy the more than seventy trades and activities that are organised on the occasion of theFira d’Oficis de BenassalThe locality of the Alt Maestrat has established this event to not to forget the lost trades and to recover ancient traditions.
Visitors who come to the town during these days have the chance to see the traditions of yesteryear, such as people washing their clothes in the washing place, people who are painting the houses by using lime, others who are saddling horses or shearing sheep by hand, people who are cooking "guixassos" or neighbours who are elaborating homemade ice creams in the most natural way. Moreover, during the Fira d’Oficis the most authentic gastronomy like hazelnuts, cheese, the best meat products or the water from theFont d’En Segureswhich has been attracting tourists for more than a century, can be tasted.
Benassal es pueblo muy famoso por su excelente agua minero-medicinal y por su un interesante patrimonio histórico y cultural.Know it!
Pasea por sus callejones cargados de arquitectura popular y que se remontan al siglo XIII, viaja al pasado en el Museu Arqueológico de l’Alt Maestrat, descansa y disfruta de la naturaleza en el Paraje Natural Municipal de El Rivet o cuídate con las privilegiadas aguas del Balneario de Benassal.Discover all the activities!