28 Nov Autumn landscapes in Spain
Fall is the perfect time to plan hundreds of outdoors activities, to enjoy the weather and to look at the evocative landscapes of great beauty with the marvellous autumn colors.
It is ideal for sports and leisure, both quiet, mountain biking, hiking, horseback, mushrooming , and even to make a beautiful picture, if you are a photography lover, of the many places you can enjoy in Spain and also the wide range of rural tourism with great accommodation in houses where they also organize activities.
This fall, rural tourism is the best way to relax and enjoy the beautiful nature that surrounds us.
The High Ribagorça in the Catalan Pyrenees
In Lleida you will find one of the most beautiful spots of Spain, the High Robagorça in the Catalan Pyrenees. It is the perfect place to enjoy a morning and afternoon mushrooming.
Food, culture and leisure are mixed in most traditional activities you will enjoy in these places during the fall, full of beautiful landscapes of forests that are filled with mushroom pickers who let them be tasted in the best cuisine of this area.
You may discover this beautiful region with its capital, Pont de Suert, in addition to nearby centers Romanesque heritage significance as Vall de Boi, where you can also enjoy gems like the Cardet church and other important pieces of Romanesque Pyrenean declared World Heritage .
Valle del Jerte in Caceres
Although it is not the season of the cherry blossoms, this area from Cáceres has one of the most spectacular nature centers of the peninsula in the fall.
Robles and cherries with intense red flowers abound in this landscape, covering 11 municipalities at this time celebrating the “otoñada”, with parties, activities and traditions that you can not miss.
Natural Park of Barranco del Río Dulce in Guadalajara
In these beautiful places you will be able to enjoy several interesting routes and as recommended as the Romanesque route, the Camino del Cid or the Quixote one, but the perfect one for this fall weather is the one that begins in Peregrina and ends in Aragosa.
A route through the Cabrera and into the ravine, with 11 miles of spectacular ways where you will enjoy the magnificent nature and the Dulce river gorge with breathtaking views of the typical Alta Alcarria, with waterfalls and stone arches.
Allariz in Ourense
Allariz, just 25 kilometers from Ourense, in Galicia, is a beautiful village where you will find the Royal Monastery of Santa Clara, a well preserved medieval enclave, contrasting with the numerous fashion boutiques located in the old town, that do not spoil the image of typical medieval buildings.
The Medula in Leon
In the Bierzo is located the most legendary abandoned gold mine of all the Roman Empire, abandoned in the third century BC and that now is occupied by huge tracts of chestnut, giving spectacular fall color to the area of The Medula, from where you can continue walking paths to get to the San Juan Castrelín Paluezas and Borrenes Castro.