ALMUTOURS & WALKS organize among other things:

Excursions and walks in and around Almuñécar and other arrangements to make your visit to Almuñécar as pleasant as possible.

We care for all the bookings and reservations for the excursions and arrangements that are made by us or in collaboration with other agencies.

ALMUTOURS & WALKS can help you with the following:

-Tickets to the Alhambra palace (also with a guide if needed)

-Book rent a car in Almuñécar

-Airport-service to and from Málaga and Granada airport

-Flamenco dinner that also includes a citytour (Almuñécar)

-Roundtrip on the little train “Tropico Express” with a multilingual tourleader

-Call for a private doctor (home-visit) in a case of an emergency

These services are all free of charge!

Please note that the flamenco dinner and the train trip has to be booked in advance! Ask for details and prices!

ALMUTOURS & WALKS ARRANGE THE FOLLOWING EXCURSIONS

Excursion to CERRO GORDO.

This protected natural area extends along the Mediterranean coast with a spectacular view over the mountains and the sea, where you can experience the Mediterranean flora and fauna at its best. This area is also the natural habitat for the Iberian goat CABRA MONTÉS that you with some luck will be able to meet and see! This goat is to be found in this area as well as in the SIERRA NEVADA Mountains where they live at about 2500-3000m. above sea level. Eventually you can also meet the wild boars here in Cerro Gordo that usually takes a “siesta” during the hottest hours of the day.

We arrive and start out next to the Mirador de Cerro Gordo Restaurant where a walking tour of about 1.5   hours is awaiting us. The area can be steep at some parts so be beware!
This is a ½ day picnic excursion so don´t forget your sandwich so that we can eat together and contemplate this beautiful area!

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Excursion to the ALPUJARRAS MOUNTAINS.

Along the Southside of the Sierra Nevada Mountains you find the mountainous area of LAS ALPUJARRAS.
The name is Arabic and means grassland. The area has small towns and villages and one of the most known is LANJARÓN with its mineral water and thermal baths. Then we have TREVELEZ where the regions famous Serrano ham is dried at 1.476 m. above sea level!

 

Pampaneira, Bubión and Capileira is the most famous tourist villages, with their nice white houses and peculiar chimneys. This full day walking tour excursion starts at the village of Capileira at at 1,500m. above sea level and bring us down to the village of Bubión. The walk is about 1.5 km. long and very easy.  We proceed then after to Pampaneira where we end our walk by having a nice lunch at one of Pampaneiras Restaurants and do some shopping! This is a fullday excursion!  CONTACT US FOR DETAILS!

 

Excursion to the “Junction of the rivers”- Otivar.

The area is locally called “The Junction of the Rivers” and is situated about 45min. away from Almuñécar by car along the tropical valley.
Here you can experience a beautiful mixture of nature, rivers, waterfalls and natural cristalblue pools and of course fantastic views!
The name refers to the junction of two rivers - Rio Verde and Rio Negro that meets at a certain point and creates this spectacular and natural phenomenon.
We arrive at the gate and start our walk down to the rivers which will take more than 2 hours for a one way trip.

This walking tour can be quite difficult with steep parts at times, so percussion is necessary but worth the effort!
This is a full day picnic tour so don’t forget apart from sandwiches  to bring  with you good shoes, a trekking stick and a bathing suit!

Excursion to 3 mountain villages and a visit to a Bodega (wine factory).

We will during a very nice and exciting excursion visit 3 small villages in the Tropical Valley, just about 40 min. from the town of Almuñécar. These villages are situated about 500 meters above sealevel.

During our visit, we will also stop for a nice “Tapas” before we continue to a Bodega (wine factory) which produces one of Spain’s and Europe’s best wines! Here we will be guided through the whole winemaking  process and after there is a nice winetasting waiting for us!  This is a ½ day excursion.   CONTACT US FOR DETAILS!

 

SAILING EXCURSION ALONG THE TROPICAL COAST

Come and enjoy a fantastic SAILING CRUISE with Stephen and his crew team on their luxury Catamaran Lagoon 380, that is based in Marina del Este – La Herradura!

Stephen offers an all inclusive 3 or 6 hour day charters with a delicious meal and all drinks included  for groups (up to a maximum of 12 people). You can choose from breakfast, lunchtime, late afternoon or sunset cruise!

Please ask for details if you are more than 12 persons in your party!

They can also accomondate individuals, small groups or large parties such as for celebrations, family reunions etc.

They also offer charter cruises to Morocco, Gibraltar, Portugal & the Balearics. 

 Just relax & enjoy your cruise with their fully qualified skippers and professional crew to look after you!

 

Whilst at anchor, the yacht’s high speed inflatable dinghy with outboard is at your disposal for trips ashore or to explore the local coves!

There will be plenty of time to swim and snorkel in the crystal clear waters, or simply sunbathe on the spacious decks and enjoy the wonderful coastal scenery!

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EXCURSION TO THE NERJA CAVES, FRIGILIANA AND NERJA VILLAGE.

The caves of Nerja were discovered in 1959 by 5 young boys that squeezed through a narrow opening at the bottom of a small hollow known as La Mina to capture bats. They where able to get out from there and told the authority about what they found.

Since 1960 the caves have been open to the public and have been visited by hundreds of thousands. In 1961 the caves were declared an Artistic Historic Monument.

The caves of Nerja is situated about 4 km. from the the town of Nerja on the southern slope of the Sierra Almijara. Come and experience this fantastic cave with it´s stalactite and stalagmite formations created for about 250 million years ago!

FRIGILIANA is just 15min. from the caves and it´s a small little mountain village with about 3000 inhab. Here you can stroll through it´s narrow streets and roads or just enjoy it´s beautiful view! There is plenty of handicraft shops or why not try out some of their food specialities!

The town of NERJA is just 10 min. from the caves. A nice little town with about 22.000 inhab. It was from the beginning a small fishermans village, that got famous all over Spain and after to the international public through a childrens tv-serie called “EL VERANO AZUL” (blue summer).

Nerja has a interesting history from the roman and the arabic period, to the invasion of Napoleon and his troups and their industrial development with sugarcane, wine, silk and paper factories besides agriculture.

The aqueduct del Aquila is a masterpiece of Roman architecture that transported water to the sugarcanefactory San Joaquin.

The town with it´s small narrow and picturesque streets have plenty of restaurants and shops. Don´t forget to visit the main square - viewpoint “El Balcón de Europa”.

Before concluding our visit to these nice places we will have lunch at one of the best fishrestaurants in Nerja! (Optional)

This is a nice and intresting excursion by all means, so You are welcome to enjoy it together with us on a fullday visit!

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