Bellreguard

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Bellreguard
Municipality
Bellreguard is located in Spain
Bellreguard
Bellreguard
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 38°56′47″N 0°09′45″W / 38.94639°N 0.16250°W / 38.94639; -0.16250Coordinates: 38°56′47″N 0°09′45″W / 38.94639°N 0.16250°W / 38.94639; -0.16250
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Valencian Community
Province Valencia
Comarca Safor
Judicial district Gandia
Government
 • Alcalde Joan Marco Pastor (PSPV-PSOE)
Area
 • Total 2.9 km2 (1.1 sq mi)
Elevation 15 m (49 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total 4,647
 • Density 1,600/km2 (4,200/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Bellreguardí, bellreguardina
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 46713
Official language(s) Valencian
Website Official website

Bellreguard (Valencian pronunciation: [ˌbeʎreˈɣwaɾt]) is a municipality in the comarca of Safor in the Valencian Community, Spain.

Bellreguard is a small village of just over 4,000 inhabitants located in the southeast of Valencia province, in the Mediterranean coast of Spain.

The local festivals are celebrated in September and the Moros i Cristians (Moors and Christians) parade is the most notable.

More information about this village can be found in Spanish and Valencian in the website of the Town Hall.

Notable people[edit]

Panorama from Platja de Bellreguard into the direction of the interior of the country