The Subbaetic Mountain System at Sierra de Cordoba.
This program is tailor-made by Michi Moments for you to have the opportunity of a unique experience at nature in a less known area for foreigners in a part of Andalusia.
We focus on the central region of Andalusia, the Sierra Subbetica, in the province of Córdoba.
You will visit villages, such as Zuheros, which keeps its traditional Andalusian charm.
You will be staying at a wonderful Andalusian Hacienda which has its own natural spring saltwater!
This enables them having an Arab Bath Spa and an outdoors healthy swimming pool.
Great food, wine and olive oil tasting, charming villages, beautiful landscapes and free time are part of your goals while biking and hiking!
Arrival to hotel.
Bike ride along the Ruta Verde “Green Route” in the Subbetic mountain range.
Stretch 1: Bike from Doña Mencia – Luque Station to Laguna Salobral . Total distance 25 km (round ride)
Some nice moments along the route are, visiting the olive oil visitor´s center, olive oil savoring and having breakfast at an old railway wagon
Visit the ” Laguna Salobral ” a nature reserve which provides a uniquely suitable habitat for a large number of bird and plant species
In the afternoon, we will take you to an olive oil mill in Baena and enjoy a snack on the site
Visit Dña. Mencia town where you will taste a traditional local snack, called Valeriana.
Dinner at Hotel. As a free option, we suggest you take an Arab bath and massage at the hotel’s spa
Hiking along the Ruta Verde “Green Route”
Stretch 2: Hiking from Zuheros to National Park Subbéticas , finishing at the Ecomuseum. The Doña Mencia – Zuheros stretch: 5 km.
Lunch in Zuheros and cultural tour along the streets of this charming Andalusian village. Afterwards a short drive for visiting their famous Cueva de los Murciélagos. The cave is really interesting and impressive
Cycling along the Ruta Verde
Stretch 3: Cycle from Doña Mencia to Cabra. 24 km round ride.
Visit the olive oil visitors´centre, a famous local winery named Montilla and lunch at a traditional local restaurant
Free time to stroll along Cordoba´s Subbética mountain range, known also as Ruta Verde. Or enjoy free time at your hotel
Rural Hacienda Minerva Deluxe Hotel ****
Available all year-around upon request
Private tour from 1 to 20 people
Flexibility and adaptability to your liking
Request a Quote »