Contact details

Alcoy, Alicante - Alacant  (Valencia)
Centro de Interpretación del Parc Natural del Carrascal de la Font Roja
parque_fontroja@gva.es
www.agricultura.gva.es
http://comunitatvalenciana.com/donde-ir/alcoy/naturaleza/parque-natural-del-carrascar-de-la-font-roja
Tel.:+34 965337620
Tel.:+34 679195809
Fax.:+34 965337620

Location

Parque Natural del Carrascal de la Font Roja



Description

Carrascal de La Font Roja

This Nature Reserve lies between the Alicante towns of Ibi and Alcoi. Carrascal de La Font Roja is a mountain range topped with an authentic Levantine Mediterranean forest.

The fauna in the area is characterized by the presence of mammals, such as the wild boar, genet, wild cat and badger, amongst others. The area is also inhabited by reptiles and birds, such as Bonelli's eagles, golden eagles and vultures.

Municipalities

Alicante - Alacant (Valencia)

Alcoy


  • Type of area Nature reserve
  • Area 2450 hectares

Map

Access and surroundings

Cultural information

In terms of the cultural setting of this protected area, it is worth mentioning Font Roja sanctuary.

Environmental information

The flora is characterized by the kermes oak, flowering ash (Fraxinus ornus), maple (Acer opalus subsp. granatense) and the gall-oak, amongst others.

Information for visits

Information Centre. Font Roja Sanctuary




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