Top things to do in El Rocío

Top Choice Religious in El Rocío

Romería del Rocío

Spain’s largest religious pilgrimage draws hundreds of thousands of revelers to El Rocío annually on Pentecost (Whitsunday) weekend. The festivities culminate with a boisterous procession through the streets in the …
Top Choice Andalucian in El Rocío

Restaurante Toruño

With its traditional Andalucian atmosphere, authentically good food and huge portions, this is El Rocío's one must-try restaurant. A highlight on the menu is the free-range mostrenca calf, unique to Doñana; for nonc…
Church in El Rocío

Ermita del Rocío

A striking splash of white at the heart of the town, the Ermita del Rocío was built in its present form in 1964. This is the permanent home of the celebrated Nuestra Señora del Rocío (Our Lady of El Rocío), a small …
Andalucian in El Rocío

La Ermita

Behind the Ermita, this tourist-oriented place with its spacious front patio makes a pleasant spot for drinks and light meals. Orders are shouted back and forth, tables spill out onto the sand, and the food is class…
Andalucian in El Rocío

Aires de Doñana

Affectionately nicknamed La Choza (the Hut), this thatched-roofed, whitewashed local institution has one big thing going for it: knockout views of La Ermita framed by horse pastures and bird-thronged wetlands. The f…
Bar in El Rocío

Albero 36

Cool blue-and-white decor, high ceilings, sandy floors and a spacious back patio create a relaxed, romantic Andalucian backdrop for drinks and tapas. At sundown the chorus of birds flitting about the adjacent wetlan…
Andalucian in El Rocío

Restaurante Cristina

A popular restaurant serving paella, seafood, venison (the house special) and more.