Spain

Tour Spain

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Spain is a well-known tourist destination for many reasons: its stunningly beautiful Mediterranean coastline, its vibrant culture, and its tasty food. But there's much more to Spain than meets the eye. This country is also home to some of the most awe-inspiring natural landscapes in Europe. If you're looking for an adventure vacation that will take your breath away, then Spain should be at the top of your list.

One of the best places to explore Spain's natural beauty is the Pyrenees mountain range. This majestic range spans the border between France and Spain, and offers breath taking views of both countries. The peaks reach up to 3,000 meters high, and are covered in forests and snow-capped glaciers. Hiking and skiing are popular activities in the Pyrenees, and there are also plenty of charming villages to explore.

Another must-see destination in Spain is the Sierra Nevada mountain range. This range is located in the south of the country, and is home to Europe's highest peak, Mount Mulhacén. The Sierra Nevada is a great place for hiking and camping, and there are also several ski resorts for winter sports enthusiasts.

If you're looking for a coastal adventure, then head to the Costa del Sol. This beautiful stretch of coastline features rugged cliffs, rocky coves, and sandy beaches. There are plenty of activities to keep you busy here, including swimming, surfing, scuba diving, and windsurfing.

Spain is also home to several stunning national parks. The Parque Nacional de Doñana, located in the south of the country, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and features lush marshes, pine forests, and sand dunes. The Parque Nacional de las Tablas de Daimiel is another must-see park, as it's home to Europe's largest wetlands area.

So if you're looking for an adventure vacation that will take your breath away, then Spain should be at the top of your list. With its stunning natural landscapes and array of outdoor activities, this country has something for everyone. So pack your bags and get ready to explore all that Spain has to offer.

Total land area (km2)
498,800
Total land area (km2)
Population (as of 2020)
46,754,778
Population (as of 2020)
Capital city
Madrid
Capital city
Currency
European euro (EUR)
Currency
Best time to tour Spain
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Highest temperature
13.3
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Temperature (Avg)
precipitation
636
mm
Precipitation (Avg)

Geeky Facts about Spain

Fact 1

Its national anthem has no words.

Fact 2

Spain is the only European country to have a physical border with an African country.

Fact 3

Spain is the largest producer of olives in the world

Tours in Spain

The Best Of The Pyrenees

The Best Of The Pyrenees

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France, Spain
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
3 - Average

6 days from

£880 / person

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The Freedom Trail

The Freedom Trail

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France, Spain
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
4 - Demanding

6 days from

£825 / person

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Aneto

Aneto

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France, Spain
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
4 - Demanding

5 days from

875 / person

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The Thousand Lakes

The Thousand Lakes

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France, Spain
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
3 - Average

6 days from

£980 / person

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Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria

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Spain
Tour Type
Small group
Activity Level
3 - Average

7 days from

£1,445 / person

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Areas of natural beauty in Spain

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