When tourists hear the name Orihuela, most of them only think about Orihuela-Costa with its famous beaches such as Mil Palmeras, Cabo Roig, Campoamor and Playa Flamenca. A dozen kilometers inland there is also Orihuela city that has a lot of beautiful places.
Orihuela (including Orihuela Costa) has more than 80.000 inhabitants and covers more than 360 square kilometers.
There are many beautiful buildings such as the casino, the old university and the cathedral. The Rio Segura is also present and runs through the center of the city.