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Parque Natural de la Albufera

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Address: El Saler, 46012 Valencia, Spain
Phone Number: 34961627345
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Nature combined with the heart of the rice production in the region of the paella

This large sweet water lake is very close to Valencia and easily arranged as a half day excursion. It is a very important eco park with birds habitat and simultaneously rice... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Bad Honnef, Germany
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Bad Honnef, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This large sweet water lake is very close to Valencia and easily arranged as a half day excursion. It is a very important eco park with birds habitat and simultaneously rice plantations. The destination is the small village El Palmar with many possibilities of boat excursions and also restaurants offering mainly the typical paella. The boat excursion of 1.5 h... More 

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our tour director was very knowledgeable and sweet. I could tell she is very proud to live there. You will be able to see the different kinds of rices they plant. We ended eating a delicious paella in one of the many restaurant iin the area.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

get the bus at the Cathedral square for a ride away from the city to a quiet lake and a boat ride by the locals...see the lovely Valencian houses along the way...wonderful experience

Thank cordoba29
Torrevieja, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The boat trip was fab and the guide we had was very interesting and gave us lots of information. Unfortunately the meal we had was not so good but the location of the restaurant was fantastic right by the river,

Thank lovtrav2016
Nordingra, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A few minutes by car or bus, and close to the coast is the Albufera Natural Park, a series of rice fields traversed by waterways. Went at evening and looking at the right side of the road, we taken the most wonderful photos of a sunset. Perfect to take a break and enjoy of a pretty skyline.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was nice. The bus ride told of the history, and the boat ride was very peaceful. Unfortunately the boat driver only spoke Spanish, and our Spanish was limited, so didn't understand much of what he described.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Albufera park in september 2016. Soon after our arrival, we were persuaded to take the boat trip. The trip was really nice, the nature is astonishing, but the tour was only in Spanish, so we did not understand a lot.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Albufera is on the way to our best loved beach and we have stopped there on several occasions. The lake is not about 10 times smaller than in the Arab times, due to large portions of land being used to grow rice. It is nice, but at least in June there are not many types of birds, as advertised.

Thank Milen D
Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unless you are a bird spotter I suppose... The park is spread over a large area and there are a lot of green flat rice fields, which differentiate it from the surrounding area. There was an information centre with a tower, but on the day we were there the car park closed at 2pm. Maybe if we had taken a... More 

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Valencian Country, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

When you visit Valencia one of the best choices you can do for going near but in a total different place is visiting l'Albufera. This is a lagoon very important por locals and nowdays the city council is working a lot for conneting better with public buses and cycle ways. There you can find a lot of different animals like... More 

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