SES FONTS UFANES
These natural sources, is an extraordinary hydro-geological phenomenon typical for the area of Tramuntana.
The area of ses Font Unfanes, is protected as being a nature reserve of special interest.
This nature reserve, is used by universities all over Spain, and also in foreign countries, to teach about eco-systems and micro-environments etc.
In times of heavy rain, the sources sprout from the ground and spreads all over the area. It is this phenomenon of self-suffieciency and reproduction abilities in the park that has given it its name “ufanes”, because ufane means something like “exuberance” and “Fonts” means fountains or sources.
Under the surface, their is an aquifer of limestone collecting the water not immediately consumed by the ground. This creates the extraordinary hydro-geological, that makes the area fertile for long times.
Ses Fonts Ufanes is located outside Campanet, in the most scenic beautiful natural surroundings just outside Campanet
How to get to Ses Fonts Ufanes
Campanet is a charming little town set in stunning and scenic surroundings at the feet of the Tramuntana. Campanet is an ideal area to visit for cyclists and hikers, as the opportunities for physical activities and sports are endless here, with the mountains to one side, the rural countryside to the other and the coastal areas on the third side. Campanet offers a treasury of points of interest and places to visit, such as the stalagmite caves, the self-sufficient nature reserve, the medival chapel etc., all part of the rich cultural heritage this area is known for.
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