Moors and christians in honour of Santa Marta

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Twenty-two companies, eleven Moorish and eleven Christian, are the authentic protagonists of these festivities. The representations of the landings, the Blunderbuss battles, the Christian victory and the Moorish defeat, manifested in the symbolic retreat of moors to the sea, are the most characteristic acts of the festivities. In Villajoyosa, the Moors and Christians festival pays homage to Santa Marta. National tourist interest, declared an international tourist interest.

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Schedule

Días 25 y 29, fiesta laboral local.

Start date

24/07/2020

Ending date

31/07/2020

Type of interest

International tourist interest