Garganta de los Infiernos Nature Reserve

Garganta de los Infiernos Nature Reserve

La Garganta de los Infiernos is located 124 kilometres from Caceres and is within the municipal areas of Tornavacas, Cabezuela del Valle and Jerte. It consists of a vast network of rivers and waterfalls which have carved out the surrounding rocks.

The Los Pilones which are circular pools produced by the erosion of the granite riverbed by its waters are definitely worth a visit.

Raptors are well represented, these include:- booted eagle, honey buzzard, goshawk, sparrowhawk, eagle owl, golden eagle, peregrine falcon and griffon vulture. Mammals such as genet, Spanish Ibex and wildcats are just some worth mentioning.

Garganta de los Infiernos has a wide variety of flora, including holm oak, chestnut, oak, ash and holly trees.


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