Visit Spain's most important wetland areas for breeding and migrating birds in the large salt water lagoon of Cabo de Gata Natural Park. The reserve can be found less than an hour's drive away near the coast, so seabirds can easily be seen from various viewing points. Take in the picturesque views as you stroll around, enjoying the peaceful environment. Walk around the different routes to discover the unique landscapes and wildlife thriving in its natural environment. There are over 1,000 species of birds, including hundreds of vibrant flamingos, purple herons, storks and several kinds of waders. The park is also home to a variety of reptiles like snakes and colourful lizards.