Antequera, Dolmens & Nature Reserve El Torcal
Perfect trip for those who love nature! Visit prehistorical sites, Dolmens from Antequera , city of palaces and churches, Antequera and karstic landscapes with great paths at El Torcal. Visit as well, a farmhouse museum with an exquisite gastronomy will be the highlights of an unforgettable day.
First we will follow the Montes de Málaga route, we shall arrive at the city of Antequera, which is located on a plain of the rough geography of Malaga.
We shall talk about the past, while we visit an extraordinary beautiful archaeological site: the dolmens of Antequera are one of the more valuable and well known prehistorical sites of Andalusia. They are known as the "Sixtine Chapel of the Antiquity".
Afterwards, we shall make a tour of the historical centre of Antequera, in a comfortable and attractive way, say in a touristic train. We shall appreciate through the audioguides the commentaries in seven languages, while we shall go through the most emblematic and beautiful corners of the city.
From there we will continue on to the El Torcal Natural Site in Antequera, which has been declared by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, and which offers one of the most impressive karst landscapes in Europe.
We will follow the green route starting at the Torcal Alto visitors' centre, along which we will be able to see the spectacular karst formations, and numerous passageways through the rocks, which have evolved into a genuine collection of natural sculptures. This route also boasts rich and varied vegetation. We will also take in the viewpoint Mirador de las Ventanillas, offering fabulous views.
The duration of this trail, which is 1.4 km long and not difficult, is approximately 1 hour.
Lastly, and after working up an appetite on the spectacular hike through El Torcal, we will stop for Lunch at a traditional Restaurant/Museum of Uses and Customs, where will undoubtedly enjoy both the culinary delights as well as the unique setting.
- Price: €68 per person (including taxes)
- Activities available in the following languages: Spanish.English.French.German.Italian
- Duration: 9 Hours
- Date available from: 24/05/2018
- Date available to: 31/12/2019
- Category of the activity: Circuits and visits. The great outdoors. Nature
- Who is it for?: Young people. Families. Adults without children. Senior. LGBT
- Organising company: Malaga Trips
Information supplied by the provider
Torcal Day Trip from Malaga