Palm Groves (Palmeral) of Elche, Elche

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Garden Historic Site
Palm Groves (Palmeral) of Elche 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. Add Palm Groves (Palmeral) of Elche and other attractions to your Elche trip itinerary using our Elche trip builder.
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  • We only had time for an hour in the municipal park but loved it. So clean and calm. Parking was cheap on street. Would have loved to have taken the train ride but did not have time (and it was full an...  more »
  • Much of the Costa Blanca looks pretty parched by the end of May, so this botanical garden was an oasis of green shade even by Elche's standards of palm trees everywhere. Apart from palm trees from eve...  more »
  • Elche is full of palms but Palmeral has too be seen if nothing else for the historical references, and the variety of palms and cactii  more »