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Los Barruecos

14 kilometros de Caceres, 10900 Malpartida de Caceres, Spain
+34 927 27 62 36
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Don't miss this place!

The other recent reviews say it all - don't miss this place of lush green and granite grey, blue... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
Anthony P
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Fuseta, Portugal
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Amazing natural wonders and stork habitat!

Definitely off the beaten path, but worth the drive. Los Barruecos is a natural wonder of volcanic... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2018
Ron W
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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 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

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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

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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 18 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

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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!

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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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Reviewed 29 April 2014

Malpartida de Carceres is not for everyone and it has diverse attractions. Los Barruecos is a lovely unique rocky landscape. Malpartida is home to the very eccentric Vostell Museo. And the unique "stork city" at the town entrance will enthrall you even if you are...More

Thank Robert B
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