Onil is Located 697 metres above sea level just beyond Castalla in the foothills after which it is named. The town is typically Spanish with many key historical features. The town has all modern day services and easy access to the Valencian Community's new network of roadways and motorways.
Onil is in the heart of the 'wine trail' of Vina Lopï¿½. Many regional dishes, using produce from Onil, can be enjoyed at the many excellent restaurants. It is a favourite area for cyclists, hikers and nature lovers yet is just 30 minutes from either the coast or the international airport at Alicante.
The town is a major producer of toys, mainly dolls. It also has a rich historical heritage. It was the birthplace of the famous artist Eusebio Sempere. A bust of this artist can be seen at the fortress palace in the centre of the historic district. The fortress palace now serves as the Town Hall. The parish church is alongside. Outside the town centre are the Hermitage of St Ana and the Hermitage of Our Lady of Good Health (patron saint of Onil).