River Ebro. Landscape

Nature

Nature in Spain is truly exceptional   In the country with the second most UNESCO Biosphere Reserves in the world, you can find it all: lakes, mountains, volcanoes, marshes, forests, valleys, cliffs, and more. The diversity of Spain's landscapes will never cease to amaze you. Take a break from the daily grind, breathe deeply, and cast all your cares aside.



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Nature areas

National parks

Mountains and wetlands, beaches and forests, lakes and volcanoes... Spain's National Parks are distinctive for their variety, but above all, for their outstanding ecological wealth. Would you like to get to know them better?

  • Doñana National Park.

    Doñana National Park.

  • Sierra Nevada National Park.

    Sierra Nevada National Park.

  • Caldera de Taburiente National Park.
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    Saúl Santos. Patronato de Turismo de La Palma

    Caldera de Taburiente National Park.


  • Islas Atlánticas National Park.

    Islas Atlánticas National Park.

  • Las Tablas de Daimiel National Park.

    Las Tablas de Daimiel National Park.

  • Picos de Europa National Park.
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    Picos de Europa National Park.

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Biosphere Reserves

Spain's Biosphere Reserves are places where you'll feel especially close to the beauty and magic of nature in a very special way. Discover which spaces have the UNESCO distinction.

  • Las Ubiñas-La Mesa Nature Reserve.

    Las Ubiñas-La Mesa Nature Reserve.

  • Real Sitio de San Ildefonso-El Espinar Biosphere Reserve.
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    Turismo Real Sitio de San Ildefonso

    Real Sitio de San Ildefonso-El Espinar Biosphere Reserve.

  • Meseta Ibérica Transborder Biosphere Reserve.
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    Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente.

    Meseta Ibérica Transborder Biosphere Reserve.


  • Terres de l'Ebre Biosphere Reserve.

    Terres de l'Ebre Biosphere Reserve.

  • Dehesas de Sierra Morena Biosphere Reserve.

    Dehesas de Sierra Morena Biosphere Reserve.

  • Minorca Biosphere Reserve.

    Minorca Biosphere Reserve.

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ECST ecotourism

Ecotourism. ECST (European Charter for Sustainable Tourism) accreditation for certain natural areas.

  • Tejeda, Almijara and Alhama Mountains Nature Reserve.

    Tejeda, Almijara and Alhama Mountains Nature Reserve.

  • Parque Natural de la Sierra de Hornachuelos.

    Parque Natural de la Sierra de Hornachuelos.

  • Sierra Norte Nature Reserve.

    Sierra Norte Nature Reserve.


  • Parque Natural de las Fragas do Eume.

    Parque Natural de las Fragas do Eume.

  • Redes Nature Reserve.

    Redes Nature Reserve.

  • Montseny Nature Reserve.

    Montseny Nature Reserve.

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Tourism caves

With over 10,000 known and explored caves, Spain has a priceless natural heritage below ground. Some of these subterranean treasures are open to the public and have been specially adapted to receive visitors.

  • Las Calaveras Cave. Benidoleig.

    Las Calaveras Cave. Benidoleig.

  • Rull Cave. Vall de Ebo.
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    ACTE

    Rull Cave. Vall de Ebo.

  • Avín Cavern. Onís.

    Avín Cavern. Onís.


  • El Soplao Cave. Rionansa.

    El Soplao Cave. Rionansa.

  • Hornos de la Peña Cave. San Felices de Buelna.

    Hornos de la Peña Cave. San Felices de Buelna.

  • El Chufín Cave. Rionansa.

    El Chufín Cave. Rionansa.

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More nature areas

In Spain you'll find a multitude of protected nature areas and spaces. Landscapes you won't want to miss, and where you're guaranteed to feel reinvigorated.

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