Benicàssim (Valencian pronunciation: [beniˈkasim], Spanish: Benicasim, Arabic: بنو قاسم according to numismatic findings) is a municipality and beach resort located in the province of Castelló, on the Costa del Azahar in Spain. The Desert de les Palmes mountain range further inland shelters the town from the north wind. The name is derived from the Banu Qasim tribe, a segment of the Kutama Berbers that settled the area during the 8th century Moorish conquest of Spain. Benicassim is located 13 km north of the town of Castelló de la Plana, at the north end of the Valencian Community. The town has a population of 18,098. Its economy is largely based on tourism; the town is well known for its beaches and its music festivals such as Festival Internacional de Benicàssim (FIB) and the Rototom Sunsplash.Wikipedia
After your splendid visit to Benicàssim, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Bunol. Bunol is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Castillo De Bunol, Parque De San Luis, Cueva Turche. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration. Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Benicàssim, Spain.
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