Albufera Natural Park, the ideal holiday destination!
What better way to discover the flora and fauna of the Mediterranean than in a setting where nature remains so unspoiled? In the Albufera Natural Park, just outside Valencia, you’ll find all the richness and diversity of the Mediterranean basin. Pink flamingos, wild horses, cormorants and herons all live in harmony on the shores of the vast freshwater expanses in the Albufera Park. Whether you’re hiking, boating or picnicking on the water’s edge, be sure to admire all the wonders that this fabulous reserve harbours.
Ideally located less than 30 minutes from the Albufera Natural Park, your Sandaya campsite boasts the very best in camping comfort and accommodation. Water park, children’s clubs and teens’ clubs, upscale accommodation, pitches for tents and camper vans... it’s got it all. Even better, it sits right beside the sun-kissed beaches of the Valencian Community and its buzzing capital, Valencia!
Visit the Albufera Natural Park with the family
It’s great to be able to share a love of the great outdoors and nature conservation with your children! As well as watching them breathe in the fresh air and marvelling at the treasures to be found in the nature reserve, you’ll enjoy some real quality time together. The special family adventure that awaits you here includes the chance to observe migratory birds, to understand the different ecosystems and to discover the Mediterranean wildlife.
And to make this outdoor family outing complete, you and your children will find plenty of ways to have fun: a playground, outdoor activities, cycle hire and so on. The ideal combination to ensure that visitors of every age take home some precious memories of their day immersed in the natural Mediterranean environment.
Visit the Albufera Natural Park as a couple
Share some memorable moments with your special someone as you visit the Albufera nature reserve. Lulled by the lagoon’s peaceful atmosphere, you’ll finally discover what it means to get away from it all. Hiking or cycling along the many trails through the park, boat trips, guided tours focused on the conservation of the local flora... there are so many ways to explore the park that you’re sure to find something that’s just right for you.
With the many restaurants that line the shores of the Albufera Natural Park, you can also sample the dishes typical of this region where the lifestyle is particularly pleasant. On the menu for this romantic weekend in Spain? Valencian paella, All i pebre de pulpo (a tasty octopus stew), suquet de peix (every local fisher’s favourite fish dish) or the obligatory tapas, an icon of Spanish gastronomy.
Camping Albufera Natural Park: our handy tips for a successful stay
Don’t miss the stunning sunset over the lagoon. Whether you’re travelling with the whole family or just the two of you, it’ll be an amazing memory to share.
During one of the guided tours on offer at the park entrance, learn all there is to know about the migratory birds that flock to the Albufera.
The Albufera lies close to the Mediterranean coast so take advantage of your holiday or weekend in Spain to stretch out on the warm sand of one of its beaches.
Discover the traditional way of life of the lagoon’s inhabitants, from fishing to rice-growing.