Things to do in Amposta

Our most recommended things to do in Amposta

Ebro Delta Boat Cruise

1. Ebro Delta Boat Cruise

Set sail from Deltebre near Amposta on a leisurely cruise down the Ebro River. Cruise down the river, passing by the Buda Island and large rice fields into the Ebro Delta. Learn more about the flora, fauna, and history of the delta from your expert local guide. Admire the serene surroundings and spot many bird species who inhabit the delta.

Amposta: MónNatura Delta de l'Ebre Entrance Ticket

2. Amposta: MónNatura Delta de l'Ebre Entrance Ticket

Explore the wetlands of the MónNatura Delta de l’Ebre and journey through fresh water and salt water to discover the most amazing fish and birdlife. The MónNatura Delta de l’Ebre project was inaugurated in 2012 in the Tancada lagoon, and is one of the most important wetlands of western Europe. The salt, birds, and traditional fishing methods are the 3 key features, and they can all be explored with your entrance ticket. Visit the only full scale recreation of one of the Delta’s salt pans open to the public. Discover how the Delta was formed over the centuries, and experience the changing seasons throughout a typical year via an audiovisual presentation. Watch the wildlife of the Alfacada lagoon from the partially enclosed bird observatory. Telescopes are at your disposal for better views of the flamingos, terns, waders, herons and more that live and rest in the lagoon. Around the landing stage, you will see examples of traditional Delta fishing techniques, such as casting nets, dredging nets, and eel and shrimp nets. You can also go aboard the punts, the traditional means of transport in the shallow water. See wildlife such as waders, terns, avocets, and gulls in the old Sant Antoni salt pans. Explore the area’s variety of saline vegetation and how it has evolved to survive the environment.

Amposta: MónNatura Delta Entrance Ticket and Guided Tour

3. Amposta: MónNatura Delta Entrance Ticket and Guided Tour

Visit the MónNatura Delta center and enjoy a guided tour as you learn about the history, culture, and ecology of the Delta de l'Ebre. Admire the beauty of your surroundings, and try your hand at traditional punting along the canals. Upon arrival, embark on a guided tour of the center. Explore Espai Delta, an interpretation center that explains the origins of the Delta and the wide range of fauna that call it home. Make your way to Mirador 360°, a lookout point equipped with telescopes that provides a panoramic view of the Delta and a closer look at its incredible variety of birds. Enjoy the views from the highest point over the Tancada Lagoon. Head to the old Saltworks, to learn all about salt production in the delta. Try your hand at punting area, a fun-filled activity to learn how to navigate the canals and lagoons, just like local fishermen.

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