The Olive Oil Greenway

Through olive groves and vineyards

Type of Experience

Nature and sport

Duration

5 days and 4 nights

Location

Córdoba and Jaén

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In this Greenway you’ll find a lot of tourism resources of interest and you can stay in unique apartments right in front of the path. We’ll take you to visit traditional wineries and oil mills. You’ll immerse in the Order of Calatrava in the Castle of Alcaudete and live a unique gastronomic experience in the Fortress of La Mota de Alcalá la Real.

 

Zuheros, Cabra, Lucena and Baena also await for you in Córdoba, where you’ll cross the Bailón river path and enter a cave of bats. You will not miss the lagoons with endemic birds in the Geopark of the Sierra Subbéticas . The Greenway is located between Jaén and the old Campo Real station, in Puente Genil (Córdoba).

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WHAT WE'LL DO

DAY 1 - Jaén

Arrival at the airport and transfer to Jaén our first stop. After checking in at the hotel, we’ll have lunch at one of the typical restaurants of the city. We’ll head to the Arab Baths, one of the largest that can be visited in Spain, located in the basements of the Palacio de Villardompardo.

DÍA 2 - Jaén - Alcaudete

Today we begin the first stage of our journey, our goal is to reach Alcaudete. We’ll walk through olive groves and farmhouses, visiting the Torredelcampo and Torredonjimeno old train stations. In Martos, we’ll enter the world of olive oil by visiting a mill, to learn about the production process of the extra virgin olive oil and of course, to taste it. We’ll have lunch at a local restaurant. We’ll arrive to our accommodation in Alcaudete. In the afternoon, we’ll go to the city of Alcalá la Real, to go inside the precincts of the impressive Fortaleza de la Mota, located at the top of the hill with the same name. We’ll also visit the imposing Castle of Life of the Military Order of Calatrava in Alaudete. Dinner at the hotel.

 

DÍA 3 - Alcaudete - Cabra

After a good breakfast, we’ll continue with the second stage of our journey. The goal today will be to reach the city of Cabra, gate of the Natural Park of the Sierras Subbéticas, to visit the Interpretation Center of the Train of the Olive Oil (located in its old station), a thematic space where we can learn a little more about the history of the railroad and the olive oil’s role in the local culture. We’ll pass through the Laguna del Salobral, also known as Laguna del Conde, located in a unique environment, among vineyards, olive groves and cereals. Then, we’ll pass the old train station of Luque to arrive in Baena. Lunch will be at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, we’ll continue towards Zuheros, one of the most beautiful white villages in Spain, where its viewpoints and Arab Castle stand out. In addition, we’ll visit the Cueva de los Murciélagos (Bats), a Natural Monument with limestone formations. After this last stop, we’ll continue to our destination, to have a relaxing afternoon. Dinner at the hotel.

DÍA 4 - Cabra - Puerto Genil - Córdoba

Our third stage begins in Cabra and will continue to the city of Lucena, passing through a unique landscape of vineyards and olive trees. We’ll stop at the Tourism and Leisure Center “La Estación” and continue to Puente Genil to visit one of the oldest wine cellars in Spain. There, our host will tell us about their traditions and the processes of making wines in the area. We’ll have lunch at Puente Genil. In the afternoon we’ll go to the wonderful and monumental of Cordoba, crossed by the Guadalquivir River. We’ll visit the Mosque-Cathedral and enjoy the atmosphere of the city.

DÍA 5 - Despedida

Today will be our last day. We’ll go to Malaga to take our flight back home, hoping that you have learned and enjoyed this journey through the Greenway of the Oil that has taken you from Jaén to Córdoba.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Minimum group: 4 people

Accommodation: 5 days and 4 nights (unique hotel)

Single supplement:

Train Stations: FC Jaén and Estación de Puente Genil

 

GREENWAY OF THE OILVE OIL

INCLUDED: bike rental, accompanying guide, vehicle and transfers, double room in half board (water and wine in meals). Activities indicated. Tickets and visits to monuments. Basic assistance insurance.

OPTIONAL SERVICES: transfer of the vehicle to the indicated point of arrival.

NOT INCLUDED: alcoholic beverages. Tips Any service not specifically indicated in the section of included services, will be considered as a service NOT included. Cancellation insurance.

 

GREENWAY COLLECTION: TUVI2018_VV001

 

Airports: Sevilla o Málaga

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