The church of San Marcos is a XVII-century building that was later renovated and rebuilt in 1798 by Juan de Reina in the late baroque and neoclassical styles that typified this period. The high...
The Alto Viewpoint is six kilometres away from Villanueva del Trabuco, part of the Province of Málaga. There are extraordinary views of the Guadalhorce Valley, the Jobo Mountains, as well as its...
This trail goes through the land where bandits found shelters and ruled until the beginning of the last century. This is why CCuevas bajas village was called the 'Bandits' Cave'. This route stands...
Every year, Archidona plays host to a dog show. Held in the first week of June, it has been declared a “Tourist Event of National Interest” and is attended by all manner of dog lovers, from hunters...
UNIQUENESS Almohadilla 51 was opened in the summer of 2012. The former Andalusian house was carefully transformed into a high-class rural house, sparing its old style and making it comfortable at...
UNIQUENESS Ochavada Square, incredible environment that this restaurant forms part of, is placed inside natural caves which were formerly used as a Mozarabic church, and they are officially...
El Cortijo La Cañada del Sacristan is located in a seven-acre farm devoted to olive groves, almond trees and dotted with magnificent century old oaks. This hotel is onthe top of a hill with...
This viewpoint has been rehabilitated by the Competitiveness Tourism Plan of Sierra Norte de Málaga in 2010 and it is located in the walled city, at the foot of the Hermitage of Our Lady of Grace. ...
The northeastern part of Malaga, so-called Nororma, is situated in a privileged geographical location between the provinces of Granada and Cordoba and it is an important junction between them and Seville.
This region standsout not only because the wide fields of olive trees and meadows, but also because of its forests of holm oaks that alternate with grain fields. These lands offer the most important environmental resources, for example the lagoons of Archidona (La Grande and La Chica), archaeological find spots, such as the estate San Vicente, Samiaja, the cave Las Grajas, the necropolis Los Alcaides and the cave Arcos among others.
Peace, rest, tranquillity and the agricultural landscape linked with the rich gastronomy of these lands and the hospitality of its inhabitants converts Nororma in a new and interesting tourist destination for countryside lovers, including of course a rich heritage which will surprise any traveller.
All this we can find on a real crossroad, which has witnessed for ages changes of cultures and villages that welcome all kinds of visitors.
Pastries, cheese, pork, oil, grain and honey.
Pottery, goldsmithing, textile.
Wood and pottery.
Active tourism (rafting, climbing, mountain biking, gliding and hiking), pot-holing, culture, agricultural tourism and nature.
More English information of Noroma - Sierra Norte de Málaga on the website of the Costa del Sol Tourist Board.