El Palmeral, Elche

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Must see · World heritage site · Garden · Nature / Park
El Palmeral is the largest palm grove in Europe, and one of the largest in the world. Stroll among its more than 11,000 palm trees with specimens up to 300 years old and admire flowers blooming on cacti. On a hot day, this leafy grove is an ideal place to seek some shade. Bring your book and sit by the river for a relaxing break from the bustle of the city. Arrange your visit to El Palmeral and discover more family-friendly attractions in Elche using our Elche holiday planner.
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  • Small botanical garden with many plants, little streams and fish. Very nice place for a walk and a rest and beautiful pictures  more »
  • A beautiful park which we came back too. Shaded by the stunning varieties of palms, there are cacti and flowers too as well as water features with turtles basking in the sunshine.  more »
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