7th May 2017 El Gran Secreto de la Laguna, Guided Walk, Torrevieja
Free tours of the nature reserve are offered in both Spanish and English
During the autumn of 2016 and the spring of 2017 a series of free guided walks are being held in the Natural Park of the saltwater lagoons of Torrevieja and La Mata, offering interesting mornings out while at the same time promoting the natural and cultural heritage of this part of the Vega Baja del Segura area in the south of the province of Alicante.
Four different routes are offered, each focusing on a particular aspect of the natural park, and the explanations provided by the tour guides can be provided in both Spanish and English.
Route 2: “El Gran Secreto de la Laguna” (the great secret of the lagoon), which is designed to enable all members of the family to appreciate the natural and cultural heritage of the 3,700-hectare park while taking part in games and completing various tasks.
Activity date: 7th May.
A maximum of 50 participants is in place for each tour, and registration is open in the three weeks prior to each event both at www.turismodetorrevieja.com/ecorutas and in person at the tourist information office on Paseo Vista Alegre (open Monday to Friday 9.00 to 19.00 and Saturday 10.00 to 14.00).
All walks are held between 10.00 and 14.00 on the dates specified, and the meeting point is at the information centre in the Natural Park.
Walkers are advised to ensure that they are wearing clothes appropriate for the weather, a cap and sturdy footwear, and to bring drinking water and a snack. Binoculars and cameras are also recommended.
It is also possible to visit the Torrevieja and La Mata natural park at your own leisure at any time, and there is an enjoyable 3km route which is suitable for those who don´t want to climb hills (starting at the visitor centre).