Orba Tourist Information
Orba is a municipality of Valencia, Spain, located in the northeast of the province of Alicante in the district of Marina Alta.
This town is accessed by the N-332 and the CV-731.
Orba is a village located in the deep interior of the Marina Alta, proud of its Moorish past, after Its Moorish origin may be perceived – even today – through their craft Cantarero, or analyzing the structure of the sour-Moorish town. Although its origin may well be a prehistoric Iberian settlement, UR-Obia where water flows from the bottom of the mountain, its history can be linked with another village of Berber origin, the group of Masmuda – a tribe of AURABA, North Africa – who settled in these lands after the Arab invasion.
Monuments and places of interest in Orba
The Castle. Ruin on the mound of the same name as that used to be Christian or fortress watchtower
Font de baix (1904) It was built in 1904 as Mayor D. Celestino Llopis Llopis. It highlights the work of masonry, made by the stonemason of the population in which imitation lie the Gothic-style water pipes, and which is carved the date of construction.