CITIES AND VILLAGES WITH CHARM IN GRANADA:: DESCUBRE LA CULTURA Y GASTRONOMÍA GRANADINA CON LAS VISITAS QUE TE PROPONEMOS
Monte Elvira is much more than a charming hotel in Granada perfect for groups, it is also a perfect starting point to discover some of the best charming towns in Granada and Andalusian cities.
Less than an hour from the hotel you can discover some of these towns that are authentic tourist emblems of the province for its charm, cuisine, natural environment and all the possibilities offered to tourists to enjoy the charm they give off in every corner of their streets and squares.
This plan is perfect as a complement, during one of the days of your stay, to a visit to the city of Granada, a nature day doing a hiking route or one of the group activities of all kinds in the spaces that we offer you within of Monte Elvira .
BEGIN FOR THE ANDALUSIAN CAPITALS: SIX CITIES AND CAN VISIT FROM AMALURRA GRANADA IN ONE DAY
20 minutes by car from the hotel
One hour by car from the hotel
One hour and a half by car from the hotel
Two hours by car from the hotel
One hour and 45 mins by car from the hotel
Two hours and a half by car from the hotel
9 PUEBLOS CON ENCANTO EN GRANADA Y MUY CERCA DEL HOTEL QUE TE RECOMENDAMOS
En cuanto a pueblos de interés os vamos a hacer una pequeña selección de pueblos con encanto, la mayoría del interior de Andalucía, que podríais visitar en una excursión de un día desde nuestro hotel rural con encanto en Granada.
This town stands out for being the place where Federico García Lorca was born.
Therefore, if you are interested in the life of this great poet and writer from Granada, at Fuente Vaqueros you can visit the Casa Natal Federico García Lorca Museum.
It is a very small town located 30 minutes from our rural hotel in Granada.
It stands out for its castle built in the 13th century for the defense of the Nazari Kingdom of Granada and because it offers a beautiful hiking trail, the Gollizno Route, perfect for enjoying nature and the history of a place that had great historical importance at the time of Muslim settlement in the peninsula
ALCALÁ LA REAL
Belonging to the province of Jaén, this town is home to the Fortaleza de la Mota, a castle that for more than 50 years marked the border between the kingdoms of Granada and Castile.
In addition, its old town is declared an Asset of Cultural Interest.
This town surrounded by mountains and olive groves has become famous in recent years for having been considered one of the best views in the world by the prestigious National Geographic magazine.
Montefrío highlights its monumental complex and its various viewpoints from which you can see exceptional views of the town on one side and the mountains of the area and the vast olive groves on the other.
PRIEGO DE CÓRDOBA
Belonging to the province of Córdoba and the “Route of the Caliphate” that runs through the towns between the provinces of Córdoba and Granada, Priego is a town located in the Subbética Range of Cordoba.
This, together with its cultural heritage and the fact of being at a crossroads between the provinces of Granada, Córdoba and Jaén, make Priego a place of interest both for the architecture of its quarters and its churches, its castle or the natural places that surround it.
This town is located on the border between the provinces of Granada and Malaga and its main attraction is that it is an important trout and sturgeon farm and therefore, a place to go to enjoy its cuisine in one of its restaurants specialized in this type of products.
Considered the center of Andalusia, Antequera is a town in Malaga with a great tourist attraction. Here you can find the Route of the Churches, the Alcazaba and the Collegiate Church of Santa María la Mayor, the Dolmens of Antequera and a natural beauty spot such as the Torcal de Antequera.
To get to Antequera you have to pass through Riofrío, so it can be a good combination to mix culture with nature and gastronomy.
Located on the southern face of the Sierra Nevada, the Alpujarras of Granada are undoubtedly one of the most interesting natural sites in Andalusia and throughout Spain.
The architecture and height of its villages, its traditions and customs, its mineral-medicinal waters, its numerous hiking trails or its gastronomy are just some of the wonders that you can find here. Between its towns they emphasize Lanjarón, Órgiva and raising more up, the exceptional towns of the ravine of Poqueira considered historical-artistic set: Pampaneira, Capileira and Bubion.
BEACHES IN GRANADA
If you are looking for beach, we are relatively close to the Mediterranean coast. The closest is the coast of Granada in places such as Motril, Salobreña or Almuñécar, which are 1 hour away.
But at 1 hour and a quarter we have other places of great beauty such as Nerja, Frigiliana or the same city of Malaga at 1 hour and a half.