El Hondo de Murcia Natural Park

El Hondo Nature Reserve


El Fondó

El Fondó Beauty Spot is located in the district of Baix Vinalopó, near the towns of Elche/Elx y Crevillente, in Alicante province.

Numerous streams flow into El Hondo reservoir. There are two reservoirs, Oriente and Levante, with an 11 and 5 million cubic metre capacity, respectively, that are supplied by the Levante Canal.

El Hondo Nature Reserve

Finca El Rincón, Azarbe de Afuera s/n

03158  Elche, Alicante - Alacant  (Region of Valencia)

Type of area:Natural Park Area:2,387 hectares Email:parque_elhondo@gva.es Tel.:+34 679195852 Tel.:+34 966678515 Website:El Hondo Nature Reserve

Alicante - Alacant (Region of Valencia):


Useful information

What you need to know

  • Cultural information

    A visit to the city of Elx is recommended, since it has an outstanding historic and artistic heritage and palm tree grove, and moreover has been named a World Heritage site.

  • Environmental information

    The flora of this Nature Reserve is distinguished by rushes, reedbeds and eucalyptus. The fauna includes fish like the carp, eel, mosquitofish, grey mullet or toothcarp.

  • Information for visits

    Unrestricted access to the Nature Park.