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Sagunto

Sagunto, Spain

Sagunto

Length6.1 mi
Elev. Gain213.2 ft
Est. Steps14000

Beach

Cave

Off trail

No shade

Created by Fran
Introduction
Sagunto is a 6.2 mile (14,000-step) route located near Sagunto, Spain. This route has an elevation gain of about 213.2 ft and is rated as medium. Find the best walking trails near you in Pacer App.

Sagunto

Place
Sagunto ([saˈɣunto]; Valencian: Sagunt [saˈɣunt]) is a city in Eastern Spain, in the modern fertile comarca of Camp de Morvedre in the province of Valencia. It is located c. 30 km north of Valencia, close to the Costa del Azahar on the Mediterranean Sea.It is best known for the remains of the ancient Iberian and Roman city of Saguntum, which played a significant part in the Second Punic War between the Carthaginians and the Romans.

Siege of Saguntum

Place
The Siege of Saguntum was a battle which took place in 219 BC between the Carthaginians and the Saguntines at the town of Saguntum, near the modern town of Sagunto in the province of Valencia, Spain. The battle is mainly remembered today because it triggered one of the most important wars of antiquity, the Second Punic War.

Sagunto Castle

Place
Sagunto Castle (Spanish: Castillo de Sagunto; Valencian: Castell de Sagunt) is a fortress overlooking the town of Sagunto, near Valencia in Spain. The site's history extends back over two thousand years and includes Iberian, Roman and medieval remains. During the Islamic period, the castle was known as Murbĩtar and Morvedre.

Battle of Saguntum

Place
The Battle of Saguntum (25 October 1811) saw the Imperial French Army of Aragon under Marshal Louis Gabriel Suchet fighting a Spanish army led by Captain General Joaquín Blake. The Spanish attempt to raise the siege of the Sagunto Castle failed when the French, Italians, and Poles drove their troops off the battlefield in rout.

Sagunto Roman theatre

Place
The Teatro romano de Sagunto (Spanish: Teatre romano) is a Roman theatre located in Sagunto, Spain. It was declared Bien de Interés Cultural in 1896. The Roman Theatre of Sagunto is located at the foot of the mountain crowned by Sagunto Castle. It occupies the intermediate terrace, between the city and the upper platform chaired by the Forum, Civic Center of the municipality, responding to an urban planning of the times of Emperor Augustus.

Camp de Morvedre

Place
Camp de Morvedre (Valencian pronunciation: [ˈkam de moɾˈveðɾe], Spanish: Campo de Morvedre) is a comarca in the province of Valencia, Valencian Community, Spain.
Route Details

Length

6.1 mi

Elev. Gain

213.2 ft

Est. Steps

14000
Created by
Fran
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