List of national parks of Spain

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Map showing the distribution of the national parks in Spain

The National Parks of Spain are set out in the following table in alphabetical order. They are defined under Spanish Law 41/1997, which established a new model of shared management of the national parks between the National and the Regional Governments.

Links are to the corresponding web site of Spain's Ministry for the Environment La Red de Parques Nacionales, and are in Spanish. [1]

National parks[edit]

Name Photo Province Autonomous Community Established Link
Aigüestortes i Estany de Sant Maurici San Mauricio lake.jpg Lleida Catalonia 1956 [1]
Cabrera Archipelago Port de Cabrera.jpg Balearic Islands Balearic Islands 1991 [2]
Cabañeros Dehesa cabaneros.jpg Ciudad Real, Toledo Castile-La Mancha 1995 [3]
Caldera de Taburiente Caldera de Taburiente.jpg Santa Cruz de Tenerife (La Palma island) Canary Islands 1954 [4]
Doñana Wetlands in Donana.jpg Huelva, Sevilla Andalusia 1969 [5]
Garajonay Gomera.jpg Santa Cruz de Tenerife (La Gomera island) Canary Islands 1981 [6]
Guadarrama Circo y cima de Peñalara1.JPG Madrid, Segovia and Ávila Community of Madrid and Castile and León 2013 [7]
Illas Atlánticas de Galicia Illas Cies Praia.jpg A Coruña & Pontevedra Galicia 2002 [8]
Monfragüe Monfrague desde el castillo.jpg Caceres Extremadura 2007 [9]
Ordesa y Monte Perdido Valle ordesa.jpg Huesca Aragon 1918 [10]
Picos de Europa Lamedo I.jpg Asturias, León, Cantabria Asturias, Castile-Leon, Cantabria 1918 [11]
Sierra Nevada DSCN0427.JPG Granada, Almería Andalusia 1999 [12]
Tablas de Daimiel TablasDeDaimiel1.jpg Ciudad Real Castile-La Mancha 1973 [13]
Teide Teide Tenerife3.jpg Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Tenerife island) Canary Islands 1954 [14]
Timanfaya 2008-12-19 Lanzarote Timanfaya.jpg Las Palmas (Lanzarote island) Canary Islands 1974 [15]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ La Red de Parques Nacionales (National Parks of Spain)index for all the national parks' links.