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Ebro Delta: Northern Delta Guided Tour with a Local

Activity provider: RIU A L'EBRE

Ebro Delta: Northern Delta Guided Tour with a Local

Activity provider: RIU A L'EBRE
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Explore the northern part of the Ebro Delta on a guided tour with a local. Get to know the essence of this unique place from Fangar Bay and Illa de Mar Port to the Ebro River mouth.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Catalan, Spanish, French, English
Small group
Limited to 14 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience the beauty of the Northern Ebro Delta on a guided tour
  • Discover the traditional methods that are still used for shellfishing
  • See the point where the Ebro River meets the Mediterranean Sea
  • Enjoy views of the Buda and St. Antoni Islands at the river mouth
  • Find out about the cultivation of rice, a staple crop in the region
Full description

Discover the landscapes and culture of the northern part of the Ebro Delta. Learn about the shellfishing traditions of Illa de Mar, find out all about the cultivation of rice, and keep your eyes peeled to spot the different kinds of wildlife that inhabit this place.

First, head to Illa de Mar, an area situated within Fangar Bay. It's known for its shellfish and has more than a century of tradition behind it. Discover the traditional tools and boats that are used for the cultivation of mussels and oysters

Enjoy the panoramic views while you're there. Admire the green filter lagoon, the fishing village of l'Ampolla, the mussel farms in the middle of the bay, and the red and white lighthouse of the Fangar Peninsula.

Using binoculars, observe the wildlife resting quietly in these waters, and try to spot the star of the biosphere reserve, the flamingo. Visit the point where the Ebro finally meets the Mediterranean Sea. It's a place with great natural richness and stunning landscapes.

From the Delta's highest viewpoint, known locally as 'Ziggurat', you can look out over the different ecosystems that make up the park. Throughout the tour, there are of course many rice paddies. Learn all about the peculiarities of this crop for which Ebro Delta is so well-known.

The river mouth is flanked at its final stretch by Buda Island and Sant Antoni Island as well as a newly formed Garxal Lagoon. Find out about the most serious environmental problem it faces. After the conclusion of the tour, you will return to the meeting point.

Includes
  • Local guide
  • Binoculars
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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