Nature

Protected Nature Areas

Dec 09, 2011 Sin Comentarios por jorge

The Nature Area of Desfiladero de los Gaitanes. The Nature Area of el Desfiladero de los Gaitanes is shared by the municipalities of Ardales, Antequera and Álora. This nature area is situated next to the dams of Guadalhorce and includes part of the mountain ranges of Sierra de la Pizarra, Sierra Llana and Sierra Huma. [...]

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Birdwatching

Dec 09, 2011 Sin Comentarios por jorge

The Region of the Guadalhorce Valley is a place with a high potential for bird watching, housing over 200 species in different habitats in the area. The large number of bird species occurs due to a number of factors that converge in the region, making it an ideal place for hosting every year thousands of [...]

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Hang gliding

Dec 09, 2011 Sin Comentarios por jorge

There is a major love in Andalusia of hang-gliding and many people from all over Europe come to Andalusia, motivated by the favorable climate that allows the practice of this sport at any time of year. For this reason, the GDR of Guadalhorce Valley, ran a cooperative project with other GDR´s  in Andalusia, to promote [...]

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Walking tours

Dec 09, 2011 Sin Comentarios por jorge

We have many routes already prepared for tourists in the region. Route information in thewww.andarural.com . Nacimiento Cerro Alaminos, Coín Description The route starts at the recreation area of Nacimiento de Coin where we park the vehicle. Seek the path of the Spring between the pines a few hundred yards from the Nacimiento. We will [...]

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Biking

Dec 09, 2011 Sin Comentarios

In the region we also have routes already prepared for getting to know the region on bicycle.Through the guidance of cycling in the Guadalhorce “Saddle and pedals through the Guadalhorce Valley,” published by the GDR Guadalhorce Valley. This guide unites the villages of the region of Guadalhorce on a route with seven stages, through ancient [...]

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Rock Climbing

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Valle Abdalajis There are eighty seven climbing routes divided into four areas, recently appointed by the specialists of the Andalusian Mountaineering Federation: El Nacimiento, La Higuera, La Huerta and La Carretera. In addition to these, two more areas have been retrofitted in part by the Andalusian Federation and whose first kit is the Nescania group. [...]

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Flora and Fauna

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The most common species of flora and fauna in this area are the flora and fauna of the Mediterranean species. It is considered a birdwatcher’s paradise and attracts ornithologists throughout the year, being a key point in times of migration with the passing of especially interesting bird species.

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