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Enjoyed a quick stop to shoot some pix of the flamingo's although I had seen more at Fuente De... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2016
Paso Robles, California
only saw flamingos from far

we were staying in Cabo de Gato so it wasn't a huge detour. I wouldn't have been impressed if I... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2019
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 7 January 2019

we were staying in Cabo de Gato so it wasn't a huge detour. I wouldn't have been impressed if I came especially to see the flamingos because we only say them from a great distance.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RenateVink
Reviewed 21 November 2018

This National Park is way too overrated.The biggest disappointment was the Las Salinas Viewpoint as we couldn't see the flamingos close-up.If you have a one euro coin, and want to watch them through a monocular, then there you go. For us it was not something...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Amira M
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Las Salinas is the place, where salt is done from the sea. Here there is a large and big beahc and it is located in Cabo de Gata National Park, in Almeria region, in the south part od Spain. The beach is very beautiful and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 24 April 2018

There are some flamingos in the lake but there are more mosquitos! We got bitten in the middle of the day.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank sugerglider
Reviewed 10 March 2018

The place is nice, but not very easy to go close to the salinas. Very few birds to look at, Too close from the road.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank babamar
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Probably the most part of visitors come to these wetlands to see pink flamingos. Hundreds of flamingos spend the whole year here, but the largest number of them can be observed in the summer season, and this can be a great discovery for holidaymakers, especially...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Dalmik
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Ordered meal from the English menu by pointing at the item. After 30 minutes our drinks had not arrived. Food arrived and was the wrong dish. Pointed this out to a blank expression from the waiter. Tasteless prawns which were twice the price of what...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 26 May 2016

Enjoyed a quick stop to shoot some pix of the flamingo's although I had seen more at Fuente De Piedra it was still nice to see more. There is a little observation hut at the entrance of town and as you drive around the coastal...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank ItalianChicken1
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Between spring and autumn, thousands of migrating birds stop here on their journeys between Europe and Africa. Apart from flamingos, there are storks, avocets, eagles and many other types. Only a few remain in the winter when the Salinas are drained after the autumn salt...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank RobertBovington
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