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Los Barruecos

14 kilometros de Caceres, 10900 Malpartida de Caceres, Spain
+34 927 27 62 36
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Great side trip from Caceres

The National Park of Los Barruecos is located just west of Caceres, a short 15 minute drive... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AntonioM2020
Visit of the Nature park "Los Barruecos".

The natural environment of “Los Barruecos” is at only a few km by car from the city of Cáceres... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Hans G
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Santa Comba Dao, Portugal
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14 kilometros de Caceres, 10900 Malpartida de Caceres, Spain
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+34 927 27 62 36
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The National Park of Los Barruecos is located just west of Caceres, a short 15 minute drive. Prehistoric rock formations of unusual shapes are the main attractions. You can park your car inside the park and take one of the two sighseeing paths, the shortest...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

The natural environment of “Los Barruecos” is at only a few km by car from the city of Cáceres, next door to Malpartida de Cáceres. It has being declared a “Natural Monument” and this in the year 1996 with the aim of protecting the special...More

Thank Hans G
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

The other recent reviews say it all - don't miss this place of lush green and granite grey, blue water, black and white storks... Helpful staff and well maintained walks with useful maps and guides. Didn't try the restaurant, but it looked very busy at...More

Thank Anthony P
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Definitely off the beaten path, but worth the drive. Los Barruecos is a natural wonder of volcanic rock that has taken on amazing forms over thousands and thousands of years. The trails are well marked and many of the rocks are named for resembling various...More

1  Thank Ron W
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This place is a National natural monument. It is one of the most special places I've visited . On a hot day it is like a scene from a Western . There is a useful Interpretation centre which has free guides in English with different...More

1  Thank Bluerobin59
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Stunning area. A must see. Easy walk through beautiful unique landscape. Inspiring photographic opportunities.

1  Thank Torontolady1
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Just go there, don't try to google it too much, keep yourself the surprise of discovering the Barruecos. I didn't know what it was before going there, I still am not so sure about it, but nature was there, and that was more than enough!

Thank Frederic B
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Reviewed 7 May 2016

Only ten minutes drive from malpartida de Cacares is this magical natural park. We visited during the nesting season so, all the storks could be seen close up and the sound of their beaks clicking on the nest could be heard everywhere. We had seen...More

1  Thank french45
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

The walk around the artificial lake amongst the huge rocks is wonderful. But, it looks shorter than it is!

Thank herman_baciyelmo
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Reviewed 6 August 2014

We visited Los Barruecos and the Vostell Museum on a sunny day in November. I never expected to find such a lovely and mystical place on the road to Caceres! Weird rock formations, tranquil lakes, birds, it's all wonderfull and I will definitely visit the...More

1  Thank Borrieborrie
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