The Monfragüe National Park
The Monfragüe National Park is famous in Europe for the diversity of raptors that can be observed easily and in large quantities: black vulture, griffon vulture, imperial eagle, etc. This park has the best preserved Mediterranean forest in the world and it was declared Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO thanks to its meadow , landscape typical in the south of the Iberian Peninsula .
Monfragüe is located in the center of the province of Cáceres, surrounded by the famous cities of Plasencia, Trujillo and Cáceres. Its backbone consists of the Tajo River, it passes through gentle mountains surrounded by extensive meadows.
We bring the visitor to the way of life and expression of prehistoric man in our land. Interpretation Centre of Rock Art.
Sky Monfragüe center. Visit the interpretation center and astronomical observatory. Monfragüe sky..
ACTIVITIES:. VISIT Naturlingua o Naturs
Hiking routes varied and adapted to all types of customer. Accessible to people with disabilities.
Animal watching in the viewpoints
Visit the interpretation centers
Environmental education activities
DISCOVER the lesser known places of Monfragüe.
OBSERVE birds and other animals in their natural environment: vultures, eagles, deer, foxes, otters…
IMMERSE yourself in a typical farms in Extremadura, its history, its culture…
TRAVEL in four-wheel car. It is a real adventure!
DISCOVER exceptional places as The Jerte Valley and The Vera
OBSERVE different animals according to the season: vultures, bee-eaters, foxes, wild boars, lapwings…
SHARE pastoral life with the local people
LEARN how to find wild asparagus or recognize mushrooms (Spring and Autumn)
STROLL in the history in search of the tomb of Princess
TASTE sausages, cheese and wine typical of the region
Recommended season: Autumn rutting, the eagle owl in Winter, the arrival of the «Africans» in Spring, the first flight of chickens in Summer.