Discover the mountain bike routes with which to enjoy mountain biking environment Cap de Creus
Natural Parks Alt Empordà
The Natural Park of Cap de Creus located in the northeast corner of Catalonia, about 25 kilometers south of the French border, has an area of 190 square kilometers of outstanding natural beauty. This is an area hard hit by major forest fires, the last in the year 2000, and [...]
Between the border and the plain of the Alt Empordà we find this area, where places of ecological interest converge such as hayaderos and oak forests; Jonqueras ponds; the turtle breeding center in Garriguella Albera; Castle Requesens and an important megalithic and Roman heritage.
Within the town of Roses 4.000ha marshes are an interesting flora and fauna and also a place of refuge for migratory birds. A 10km of Roses, between Empuriabrava and St. Pere Pescador, you will find the information office and the starting point for various routes to the observatories.
The Center for Reproduction of Turtles Albera are facilities for breeding of these turtles in order to increase the natural population. This center also investigates aspects of its biology and ecology, enhancing their protection and conservation. Cala Montjoi, this center works with and develops joint activities to preserve [...]