Several necropolises have been discovered atop hills close to the village, though most of them were desecrated and left partly exposed by agricultural activity. Private property, they are not...
This hermitage/pantheon from the XIXth century is situated inside the cemetery in Archidona and, today, is a private property. According to the inscription at the entrance it dates back to 1863.
Between spectacular mountain chains, Villanueva del Rosario is a great location for mountains risk sports. This village offers a big amount of different climbing places located at 10 minutes from...
As for the origins of the town, the remains found in the Belda cave prove that the area has been inhabited since prehistoric times and that it was an important location in both Roman and Arabic...
UNIQUENESS This inn is named after a legend which tells a story about the innkeeper of a small traditional hotel in Villanueva del Trabuco, which was at the crossroad of the main cattle tracks. He...
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...
UNIQUENESS This hotel is surrounded by olive and almond trees and hundred-year-old kermes oaks so visitors can enjoy a nice walk in the countryside after having tasted some of its wonderful dishes....
Since mid- 2013, Villanueva del Trabuco has a new multi-activity park to practice the "tree climbing". This park has very special characteristics to be, for the moment, the only one of the whole...
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.