Many countries in the world enjoy privileged landscapes or unique beaches. In the case of Spain several factors are mixed to make it an essential destination. For example, it possesses unique natural wonders and the geographical location helps the weather be very pleasant. Its wide and friendly culture makes the stay a real pleasure, and finally, the most important factor, the exquisite Spanish cuisine offers a variety of Mediterranean dishes.
There are many reasons to visit Spain, but today we will meet its natural beauty touring five extraordinary places.
1 Monasterio de Piedra:
It is a natural park that holds breathtaking landscapes, only about 200 km from Madrid, the capital of Spain. It is located in Zaragoza, in the municipal district of Nuévalos. Its main attractions are the many waterfalls and caves that exist in the park, along which you can make a walk route. It is very easy to get to the park and well worth the visit.
2 Picos de Europa:
It is a mountain range on the north of the Iberian peninsula. It is remarkable the many viewpoints from which you can enjoy unsurpassed beauty. There are plenty of hiking and mountain-related activities, which make it a perfect place to spend a holiday in a natural environment. You can try river rafting, canoeing, hiking, rock climbing, bungee jumping over rivers... an endless number of outdoor activities.
3 Cies Islands:
It is a real paradise on earth. These islands were called the Islands of the Gods by Ptolemy, because of their beauty and the natural environment that surrounds them. It is remarkable the marine life of the islands due to their location: the heart of Rias Baixas. They are in Galicia, the northwest part of the peninsula. Some have said that the most beautiful beaches in the world are found there, but that is something you have to see for yourself.
This island is a natural haven, but for another species, the human. It is one of the islands that Spain has on the Mediterranean Sea and it is known for its beaches and crystal clear waters. The mixture of lush vegetation, rocks and cliffs and blue water coves make your stay on this island a real pleasure. In this natural refuge of the human species there is some of the most famous night entertainment in the country, so fun is not optional.
5 Cantabria’s caves:
It is a group of over 29 caves with cave paintings, believed to have been painted thousands of years ago, but archaeologists continue their researches in this area. Most of these caves can be visited, so it is very interesting to see the endless natural attractions of this place.
Don’t miss to visit Spain, the land of sun and so much more.