Algorfa Nature Reserves
La Pedrera Nature Reserve
La Pedrera nature reserve lies between Algorfa and nearby Orihuela, and hosts Moutain bike trails and walking paths that meander through some 30,000 pine trees. There are also camping areas, barbeque pits and 2 swimming pools. La Pedrera can be found 2km east of the village of Bigastro. Open 7 days a week all year round
Torrevieja & La Mata Nature Reserve
La Mata National Nature Reserve is just 10 miinutes out of Algorfa. With it’s 3693 hectares of protected open space, comprising of shrub and tree vegetation typical of the salt marshes. It has over 200 different bird species including Flamingo for you to enjoy. La Mata is also an excellent place to walk, cycle or enjoy a spot of horseback riding. Because the area is a salt flat there are no hills, so you are free to enjoy unspoilt views. Information Centre, Nature Reserve of the Lagoons of La Mata and Torrevieja (+34) 966920404.