Alfafara Belongs at the region of the County and is situated at the north of the province of Alicante, at a bordering zone with València’s province. It finds landlocked at the foot of the saw of Mariola, at a small vale among the mentioned saw and the of Agullent and next at townships how Sour, Bocairent or Ontinyent.
His municipal term has an extension of 20,41 Km2. It has an altitude of 582 m on the level of the sea and enjoys of a continental Mediterranean climate. The terrain is very irregular, with flat zones at the centre devoted at crops of secà (cereals, oliveres, almond trees and fruiters) and very montane south, where is coated of pinewoods at an approximate extension of 136 hectares. The most important heights are the beak of the Portín (1.081 m) and the Adret of the river Pantanet (642 m).
At his urban area accesses for the local road CV-700, that goes of Muro of Alcoi at Bocairent and links the national road 340 with the local road CV-81, of Villena at The Alcúdia of Crespins
The City council finds situated at the Plaza of Spain number 1 (telephone: 96 551 0082; fax: 96 551 02 71). It has of different municipal services and of cultural character: Centre of Health, Centre of Third Age, Agency of Reading, Cultural Centre and Social Centre (with service of tele centres for connection at Internet), Childcare, Public School of Childish and Primary Education, Band of Musician, Society of Hunters and Association of Masters of house
HOW TO ARRIVE
For the traveller that proceed of València (of which is distant some 100 Km ) suggests him that it displace for the national road (expressway) N-340, seizing the address Albacete and Alicante for the interior. Once surpassed the port of Càrcer, will let Xàtiva on the left and will deflect for a new expressway at address Ontinyent and Alcoi; it will save by means of a tunnel the natural obstacle of the port of The Olleria and before reaching Albaida and Agullent, will seize the road that signifies Ontinyent- Villena; at a short distance will surpass four or five roundabouts, letting Ontinyent on the right and tracking the address Bocairent-Villena; endinsarà for a road that voreja a ravine, at the end of the that, two kilometres before Bocairent, will seize a detour on the left that it will take it at Alfafara.
If escau of Alicante, it is necessary to seize Madrid’s expressway until Villena and, at this city, at the start of the tunnel, seize the local road to Ontinyent (C-3316 or ongoing CV-81); after letting at right peoples how the Canyada, Beneixama or Baths, will reach Bocairent. Two kilometres after this people, in the direction at Ontinyent, will find at right the detour at Alafafara. Another alternative since Alicante is to seize the expressway to Castalla and continue for the address Onil-Baths-Bocairent- Alfafara.
If the traveller proceeds of Alcoi, has to displace for Cocentaina until Muro and there seize the Sour indication. Also it can displace through the roads that cross the saw of Mariola: road Alcoi-Baths of Mariola (ongoing CV-795 and CV-796) or road Alcoi-Bocairent for the heart of the Mariola (ongoing CV-794).
For Madrid’s travellers and the Bellows advises seize at Villena the address Ontinyent. For the pertinent of Gandia and beaches of the around, advises acostar- at Ontinyent or at Muro to arrive from over there.
The only public transport that acosta the travellers at Alfafara is the line of railway València-Xàtiva-Alcoi. It is necessary to lower at the seasons of Sour or of Ontinyent