Moors and Christians of Alcoi
Fiestas de Moros y Cristianos: a festival of international touristic interest close to Valencia and definitely something you should not miss out!
This traditional Spanish festival remembers an important historic event in Alcoi’s history: the battle between the Moors and the Christians in the year 1276.
The city organizes this festival in honour of its patron, San Jorge, who, according to a legend, helped the Christians to win the battle against the Moors.
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