Turismo Madrid


El Parque Nacional de la Sierra de Guadarrama y la Reserva de la Biosfera Sierra del Rincón

Family activities, bird watching, hiking, or multi-adventure is just a brief sample of what they offer the Guadarrama National Park and the Biosphere Reserve Sierra del Rincón. Enjoy with your loved ones in a different getaway without leaving the Region of Madrid.

If you like to do outdoor activities, breathe fresh air and discover new places to immortalize them with your camera, this week we suggest you make different breaks in two emblematic protected areas: the Guadarrama National Park and the Biosphere Reserve Sierra Rincon.

Located in the eastern part of the Central System, it's located the Guadarrama National Park, which extends from the mountain of the same name. This is where is the peak of higher altitude, the Pico Peñalara, along with four other peaks creating the crest of the Peñalara Mountain.

A fascinating landscape that you will want to travel and learn thoroughly, and in which you can perform different activities like exploring the area by bike through different routes, hiking with the little ones of the house surprise you with its varied wildlife, bird watching, to know its heritage or delight your palate with local gastronomy. 

Meanwhile, the Sierra del Rincón, declared a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in June 2005, which is located between the mountains of Ayllón and Guadarrama, in the region of the Sierra Norte, will let you know how it was rural life in Madrid.

You can participate in guided visits in the different interpretation centres to discover the rich cultural heritage of the area, as well as its natural attractions and biodiversity with over a thousand species of animals and plants, it houses villages with a high cultural, artistic and architectural value.

In the new guide 'Experiences to enjoy nature' you will find different plans to live an authentic experience in contact with nature, from ornithological routes till trekking night routes under the moonlight, to relaxing spas plans.

Don't think twice, find your experience and start now enjoying without leaving the Region of Madrid.