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Monfrague National Park

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Caceres, Spain
+34 680 85 87 24
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Amazing nature and the view is breathtaking

We drove almost two hour to get to this park an we didn't regret. If you enjoy nature, you will... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Davor D
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Cerro Maggiore
Good view, good exercise

Monfragüe is a natural park famous for its views, geological sites and fauna (mostly birds). There... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
p h
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“san carlos” (13 reviews)
“bird watching” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Caceres, Spain
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+34 680 85 87 24
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"griffon vultures"
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"san carlos"
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"bird watching"
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"birds of prey"
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"an amazing place"
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"small village"
in 5 reviews
"spectacular views"
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"blue rock"
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"small birds"
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"torrejon el rubio"
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"couple of hours"
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"points of interest"
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"visitor centres"
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"red trail"
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"bird lovers"
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"off the beaten path"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove almost two hour to get to this park an we didn't regret. If you enjoy nature, you will love it. The view from Salto Del Gitano and Castillo Monfrague is something you will remember for ever. Recommended to be visited !

Thank Davor D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Monfragüe is a natural park famous for its views, geological sites and fauna (mostly birds). There are several routes ( by foot) one can do, we decided to do route red, that is 16 km (5-6 hours depending on the speed if the group, we...More

Thank p h
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Amazing location for the great raptors of Europe. We got amazing views on Griffon Vultures, Imperial and Bonelis Eagles. Black Stork and more. High recommended for true birdwatchers.

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

you will lose yourself in the nature looking for the sea and mountain and breath pure air forget any sadness....recommended to be visited

Thank hemaidsc
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Just drive around and take some walks too. Impressive nature and magnificents vltures and birds of prey. Don't forget to visit the castle with a perfect view over the river.

Thank Tramx
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Monfrague is an amazing place to visit. You can go birdwatching, hikkinng or just wandering around and discover very nice and no so crowded spots

Thank PelloManterola
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

There are a lot of bird species in this place. These are some places the most important places im Europe to birdwatching if you love ornithology this place is full to animals that you won't can to forget.

Thank JavierCasares
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

There are a series of miradores (viewpoints) in picturesque locations from which you can watch the vultures flying around. The viewpoints are all easily accessible by car, with good parking. You can explore them all one after each other and experience different views over some...More

Thank Alan C
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

A great place to see birds of prey. The scenery is spectacular. It's free entry to the park and there is even a feee bus service between points of interest. A good day out.

Thank Ann M
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Drive to the park and park itself is beautiful. Scenery is fantastic and great to see the wildlife esp the deer and birds. Will be back to see the storks in winter months.

Thank Sadie W
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mcooper4c
22 February 2018|
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Response from Alan C | Reviewed this property |
I do recall seeing a bus timetable at one of the parking places. There are details of the buses on the internet, search for autobuses en Monfragüe, I would include a link but the system will not allow it.
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Christine B
1 April 2017|
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Response from AlanMerrins | Reviewed this property |
The roads 'should' be ok but there are a few hairpin bends. I think you'll be fine though as we saw a few tour buses. Remember to walk up to the Castillo as the views up there are fab. We really didn't see clearly marked... More
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andrewmorton222
3 April 2016|
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Response from alisonka | Reviewed this property |
There isn't a bus service. Perhaps a taxi would be willing to take you and wait around for a set fee. Alternatively there are lots of bird watching businesses that will provide transport and expert advice
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