Story and tradition
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Hacienda Mendoza is placed in a strategic geographic location halfway between Malaga and Granada, and in these cities, their principal villages.
The environment is very attractive for walking tours or bike tours through the wonderful view and the great vegetation present in the area of where it should be noted the Mountain in Loja, from where you can see all the region, La Hoz de Marín Ravine in Archidona, The Fountain of Hundred Pipes in Villanueva del Trabuco and the Salinas Natural Reserve of the lakes, for example…
The Via Ferrata in the Gracie’s Mountain is in the village of Archidona and have a very easy access, a few legs of ascension, very interesting and simples, some unbeatable views, a Tibetan bridge… To finish we can do a touristic visit to the Muralla de Archidona, Sol’s Door, The City’s Door, the Nasrid residence, the Virgen de Gracia’s Chapel and some ruins just over the Chapel.
Antequera (30km. 25′), discover its prehistoric richness as the Dolmens, city of a great art-historical heritage where you can visit some religious temples for which Antequera is known like the City of Churches or its natural richness as El Torcal, La peña de los Enamorados or La Vega.
Caminito del Rey,(76km, 1h 17′) is a route that will allow you across the heart of el Desfiladero de los Gaitanes by walkways attached to the rocks at the 100m level, discovering remote landscapes and dizzy experiences until now only within reach of the most experienced climbers.
Poniente Granadino, their cities and villages with great interesting like Loja (17km, 16′) and its great historical heritage and gastronomy like the Roscos or the Riofrio’s Caviar, the Roman villa in Salar (26 km, 19′) or Montefrío (54km, 45′), “The last frontier of Al-Andalus”.
Cordovan Subbetic, Iznájar (21km, 20′) have the larger capacity water reservoir in Andalusia, its views and places are very attractive for the traveller.
Let’s go? Go walk away!
Our staff organise you a guided tour if you want it.
Information and tourism in Loja:
Tel: (0034) 958 323 949 / 653 873 921