Valencia is the 3rd biggest city of Spain, and has about 800.000 people living there. It can be a bit compared with Barcelona, but with way less tourists. But they are working hard on this, as Valencia is an upcoming tourist destination.
The Valencia gay night life is typical Spanish, starting very late and mostly happening on Friday and Saturdays. The main gay clubs only open in the weekend and don't get busy before 1 or 2 at night. Here are some gay bars, clubs and saunas listed, if you know more venues please add them at the bottom of the list.
Combine with Benidorm
Only 100km from Valencia is Benidorm, a typical sun sea party destination. It has an extensive gay scene with about 30 gay bars and clubs all next to each other. Very popular mostly with UK gay tourists.
Benidorm is one of the biggest European beach destinations. It has also an extensive gay scene, with about 30 gay bars all located close to each other in the Old Town. It is is very popular by English tourists.
Ibiza is the party island close to Barcelona. You can fly there or travel by boat. The island is famous for it's massive parties. Ibiza town is a very nice old town, with nice restaurants, terraces and small gay bars. The big parties are usually more mixed.