Albufera Nature Park (Parque Natural de la Albufera)

#8 in Best Things To Do in Valencia
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Key Info

CV-500, km 8

Price & Hours

Free

Details

Hiking and Parks, Free Type
Half Day to Full Day Time to Spend
3.9scorecard
  • 5.0Value
  • 0.0Food Scene
  • 4.0Atmosphere

To commune with nature -- specifically 250 bird species and miles upon miles of walking and biking trails -- make a visit to the Albufera Nature Park. Just south of Valencia, you can get there on a bus that departs from the corner of Sueca and Gran Vía de Germanias in Valencia. Buses tend to leave every 30 minutes in the summer/every hour other seasons, from 7 a.m to 9 p.m.

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