El Palmeral, Elche

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El Palmeral is the largest palm grove in Europe, and one of the largest in the world. Stroll among its more than 11,000 palm trees with specimens up to 300 years old and admire flowers blooming on cacti. On a hot day, this leafy grove is an ideal place to seek some shade. Bring your book and sit by the river for a relaxing break from the bustle of the city. Arrange your visit to El Palmeral and discover more family-friendly attractions in Elche using our Elche holiday planner.
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  • A grand area to walk through and enjoy the beautiful palm trees. Lots of benches to take a rest . An information center has a nice display.  more »
  • This a unique experience of walking the city and seeing he various Palm groves. Whilst also enjoying the city streets. You have to end by seeing the Imperial Palm in the Hort del Cura. If you park by....  more »
  • The Palm Groves of Elche are World Heritage status because of the irrigation system used dating from the Arab rule. The Public Park and the area around the river preserves many magnificent trees in a....  more »

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