EXPLORING THE BUITRERA WITH THE FAMILY
If you have wondered what to do in Alcoy, you can go to the Buitrera is a perfect plan to do sport and discover as a family. There are wonderful landscapes located in the Sierra de Mariola and there is no difficulty on the way, so the fun is assured.
La Buitrera is a feeder for vultures that started the fund for the protection of wild animals, in order to reintroduce the Leonado vulture in the districts of Alcoy through the Canyet Project. This project has been developing since 2000 and has managed to achieve a stable colony of griffon vultures that inhabit the farms of Alcoy. Some of these pups have been marked to study their behavior and have been analyzed to know their state of health and to carry out genetic studies later.
This hike begins and ends (optional) in the preventorio where cars are parked. It will last from 2 to 3 hours depending on the physical condition of the walkers.
You can see amazing landscapes and lovers of photography will get wonderful examples. This is a wonderful route to go with children ..
Vulture Leonado por bladimiro URL:https://www.flickr.com/photos/rastaxixo/7311396538/ Licencia: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/
In the picture you can see the yellow mark made by the Canyet project. Inside the Buitrera we can find an observatory where they will give us all the information about the project.
To end these adventure nothing better than eating in Alcoy. The restaurant at Hostal Savoy is a great option where you can try a delicious menu for only € 11.95.