The Albufera Nature Park - Parc Natural de l'Albufera - البحيرة
The word Albufera comes from the Arabic word al-buhayra, لبحيرة meaning small sea. This freshwater lagoon forms part of the Parc Natural de l'Albufera, Albufera Natural Park and is the largest lake in Spain. The indigenous flora and fauna in the park is thriving and can be seen all year round with over 800 different species of plants. Wading birds and other wildlife ensure this is a peaceful setting to while away and afternoon.
Consider a Valencian Rice Tour in Albufera Park with a Paella Experience. Do you want to know all about the rice in Valencia? In the unique surroundings of the Albufera Nature Park, we will tell you the secrets of cultivation and the preparation of dishes with the most typical of produce. You will learn to cook authentic Valencian paella yourself, and then you will enjoy a boat ride through the lakes of Albufera Park. Live the experience of cooking an authentic paella in an old farmhouse surrounded by orange groves and rice fields, located in the Albufera Natural Park, one of the most beautiful places in Valencia.