General view of the Peñón de Ifach

Peñón de Ifach Nature Reserve


Penyal D'Ifach

It is located in the town of Calp, in the district of Marina Alta. El Penyal is made up of a Calcareous mass 332 metres high.

This Nature Reserve is linked to the land via a sandy isthmus and has two beaches: Fossa and Cantal Roig. Near this open space you can find the Salt Marsh, transformed into salt flats that are not used anymore.

Peñón de Ifach Nature Reserve

Centro de Información del Peñón de Ifach

Calp, Alicante - Alacant  (Region of Valencia)

Type of area:Natural Park Area:53.3 hectares Tel.:+34 679 195 912 Tel.: +34 965 837 596 Website:Peñón de Ifach Nature Reserve

Alicante - Alacant (Region of Valencia):

Useful information

What you need to know

  • Cultural information

    In Calpe you can admire different buildings of cultural interest, such as Peça Tower, San Salvador Hermitage, the Roman ruins of the Queen's Baths and Cometa hermitage.

  • Environmental information

    The flora is characterized by the shrub vegetation, dotted with aleppo pines.

  • Information for visits

    Access is unrestricted. However, it is best to organise it through the Visitor Centre or the Nature Learning Centre, both in Calpe.