Albufera Nature Reserve Excursion
Visit the largest natural lake in Spain. Learn how rice grows in situ, take a boat ride and see where migratory birds stop on their way from Europe to Africa.
THE EXCURSION INCLUDES:
Pick up and transport.
Visit to the Saler beaches.
See one of the Albufera lake ports (El Palmar) and its homemade boats made by the local fishermen and farmers.
Learn about “Tancats“: an ingenious contraption designed to control the water level of the rice fields
Enjoy a BOAT TRIP.
Learn about the local inhabitants of El Palmar, their thousand-year customs and their characteristic houses “barracas“.
See migratory birds using the Albufera wetlands as a stopover point on their way to Africa.
As an extra, if time allows, we will usually propose you one of the following:
A scenic sunset to remember at a popular local spot
AGE -APPROPRIATE ACTIVITY: adults and youth with height above 135 cm. (For the moment there are no baby/children car- seats available).
DISTANCE: 15 km from the city, about 20 min driving.
AVAILABLE: all year round upon availabilty (please contact us beforehand).
DURATION of the excursion: 3,5 hours
STARTING TIME: 9:30 or 16:30 (Starting times might change over the season).
44 € per person.
Contact us and we will inform you of availability and further details of this great excursion to Valencia´s unmissable Albufera Nature Reserve Park!