Barx, and its hamlet La Drova, are mostly nature. Many routes get trough or depart from the town, in addition, it is a reference regarding caving practice in its caves and chasms.
Village of steep streets and surrounded by mountains. It is the smallest of the Valldigna Valley and has been closely linked to el Monestir de Santa María (Monastery of Santa María), which is located in Simat.
The monks administered the population since the expulsion of the Moorish, and under its dominion the first urban centre “la Plaça” was created, which only had one access to be able to close at night and protect the inhabitants from the wolves.
Still la Nevera (the Fridge) is conserved, where the snow of the winter was kept to be able to have ice in summer
Gentilici: barxera, barxer