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Tourism in Murcia

Visitor Center El Valle

Discover the extraordinary El Valle and Carrascoy Regional Park

It is located six kilometers from Murcia and, because its rich landscape and environmental, it is an excellent place to get to know one of the most important natural jewels of the city: the Regional Park of El Valle and Carrascoy.

El Valle: An location of ethnographic and cultural interest

El Valle Natural Park, six kilometers from Murcia, extends through the Sierra de Carrascoy and its foothills. For its landscape and environment, it is an excellent place of recreation and contact with nature. The vestiges (Argaric, Iberian, Roman and Arab) left by its inhabitants throughout history, as well as the religious tradition in its places, make the Valley an enclave of ethnographic and cultural interest.

Parque natural El Valle - Sierra de Carrascoy Murcia - Turismo de Murcia
Centro de visitantes El Valle en el Parque natural El Valle - Sierra de Carrascoy Murcia - Turismo de Murcia

Visitor Center El Valle: discover all the flora, fauna and geology of a unique place

Visitor Center El Valle, combines sustainable development, nature conservation and public use to promote information on the environment and shows the main values of the flora, fauna and geology of the Park, as well as the marine fossils discovered in that area. It has a guided tour service with four tours (three exterior with a certain duration and one in the Center itself).

El Valle: Special Protection Area for Birds

The Valley is declared a Special Protection Area for Birds and has a Recovery Center for birds of prey and protected species, from which specimens of wildlife that have been damaged or threatened in their habitats are monitored, investigated and treated. Very close to the center is the Arboretum, an ancient forest nursery, now converted into a botanical garden that allows to know the plant diversity of all the climatic regions of the planet.

CONTACT DETAILS

Carr. El Valle, 61, 30120 Murcia

Phone: +34 968 847 510

Email: infovalle@carm.es

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