Parque Rural de Frontera
Parque Rural de Frontera (Frontera Rural Park) — located in the western part of El Hierro, the park covers an impressive area of 120 km2. Frontera Rural Park is proof that man and nature can co-exist. It’s unique mosaic of landscapes and pockets of small residential areas never fail to surprise visitors. Experience first-hand the most diverse and magical natural wonders that are nothing short of awe-inspiring in El Hierro’s largest natural park.
Everything an adventure-seeker asks for, Frontera Rural Park can provide. This protected park has dense forests, arid areas and a plethora of activities for its guests. In a day, visitors can see the majestic wind-twisted juniper trees, bath near a marine reserve and stroll down pathways that offer a peek into bygone times. Walk the traditional routes of El Hierro — the same paths taken by the early inhabitants to tend their flocks. Like the rest of the island, peace and tranquility reigns in the southwestern part making strolls to different paths a real pleasure.