• Duration

    8 days and 7 nights

  • Location

    La Viñuela – Alfarnate – Archidona (80 km walking)

  • Difficulty

    Medium

  • Price

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The main reason for the exceptional climate of the Axarquía is a succession of high mountains that separate it from the Altiplano of Antequera and avoids the entry of cold winds from the north. That is why its Mediterranean subtropical climate has led to the establishment of a flourishing agriculture based on avocado, mango or medlar.
The proposal we present departs from the main reservoir of water in the region, La Viñuela reservoir, from among fields of subtropical trees, olive trees, almonds and peach trees it ascends in several stages to the Llanos de Alfarnate and Alfarnatejo, with its imposing pits . Then we will cross the highest point of the whole Great Path of Malaga to finish in Archidona.

Accommodation

We have selected boutique hotels. Guaranteeing the travelers comfort and rest during the days of our trip. They are well placed to facilitate walking around the natural áreas or along the beaches.

Gastronomy

Malaga province is also famous for its excellent cuisine , especially related to fish and seafood . You can not leave the Costa del Sol without tasting the famous Malaga fried or grilled sardines.

Vehicles

During our trip we will have one or more vehicles that will serve the transfer of our luggage and for other needs that may arise during the road for safety or care to users. The days it´s possible we will find them one or more times on the way to offer water fruit or the possibility of not walking more for that day.

Guide

All the way we will be accompanied by one or more bilingual guides ( Spanish and English ) that will help us interpret the landscape , understand the nature and enjoy the journey . Their mission is to answer all our questions and concerns related to the route, as well as knowledge of the possibilities Malaga offers hiking and nature tourism.

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