The albufera natural park is one of the most representative and valuable coastal wetlands in the valencia region and the mediterranean basin. The albufera la albufera or l albufera de valència valencian pronunciation.
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Natural park albufera. It is an area of high biological value and habitat for many species of native and migratory birds. Albuˈfeɾa meaning lagoon in valencian from arabic البحيرة al buhayra small sea is a freshwater lagoon and estuary on the gulf of valencia coast of the valencian community in eastern spain it is the main portion of the parc natural de l albufera de valència valencian albufera natural park. Paella cooking class and private tour albufera natural park.
Declared a nature park in 1986 albufera is the largest lake on the iberian peninsula 9 square miles 24 km. This coastal lagoon sits between the sea and rice paddies and is in a geological area which includes estuaries and the river mouths of the turia and jucar rivers. This bus service will give you a complete tour of the albufera natural park where you will discover the rice field ecosystems.
Covering an area of 21 120 hectares it is located just 10 km from valencia. Parque natural de la albufera or simply albufera is a large natural park in the valencian community spain. Book your tickets online for parque natural de la albufera valencia.
Albufera natural park is one of the 6 natural parks of valencia but the biggest of them all. Get off at the embarcadero or el palmar bus stops to enjoy a boat trip across albufera lake on a traditional boat. The park consists of a freshwater lagoon separated from the mediterranean sea by sand dunes of saler it communicates the sea by small channels the perello the perellonet and pujol.
The albufera natural park private tour from valencia with transport. See 1 893 reviews articles and 1 179 photos of parque natural de la albufera ranked no 34 on tripadvisor among 294 attractions in valencia. Albufera nature park is an ecological preserve located just 10 kilometers away from valencia s city center a mediterranean ecosystem of great value and the origin of some of the most characteristic elements of the valencian culture like the paella.
The natural park encompasses the lake of albufera from arabic. Parc natural de l albufera de valència spanish. The whole habitat was declared a nature park in 1986.
There are footpaths cycle trails birdwatching hides and a visitors centre about 20 min walk from the car park with an audio visual display room where you can listen to. البحيرة al buhayra small sea the villages of pinedo el saler el palmar and perellonet and the. S albufera natural park mallorca wonderful wetlands perfect for bird watching nature enthusiasts.
That s albufera has been a protected nature reserve. Albufera is an arabic word al buhayra meaning small sea. Its ease of access makes it a perfect location in which to contemplate nature.
Another way of enjoying a trip to the albufera natural park is with the albufera bus turístic. Albufera natural park valencian.