Parque Natural de la Albufera, Valencia

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Explore the 21,000 hectares (52,000 acres) of lush flora and fauna at the Parque Natural de la Albufera. The nature reserve is home to a large freshwater lagoon and estuary on the shores of the Gulf of Valencia. Take a relaxing boat ride across the lagoon. Join a tour to learn more about the local wildlife or simply explore on your own. Bring binoculars to appreciate the variety of birds that inhabit the park. This is the main rice-producing area of Spain, so be sure to try the famous Valencian paella in one of the neighboring villages. For Parque Natural de la Albufera and beyond, use our Valencia tour builder tool to get the most from your Valencia vacation.
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  • There are five hides to bird watching. We saw lots of waterfowl in an afternoon at two observation stands. For the rest, unfortunately no time remained. We will come back perhaps with bikes, "shorten the paths".
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  • The plan was to get the number 25 bus using our Valencia cards; get off at the embarcadero and get a boat to El Palmar for our paella. On getting off the bus we immediately saw a flaw in the plan, no ...  more »
  • We arrived by bus from the Centre to the Palmar, picturesque village filled with restaurants, urban and pedestrian Sundays. Keep in mind that the return bus passes every 2 hours
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