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Sierra de Aracena Short Break

From £435.00
5 Days & 4 Nights
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Sierra de Aracena Short Break

  • A relaxed walking short break between the sleepy villages of Sierra de Aracena
  • Sample gastronomical delights like the famed jamon iberico
  • Stay overnight in a charming posada in the traditional village of Alajar
  • The undiscovered villages of Linares de Sierra, Fuenteheridos and Cortelazor
  • Almonaster la Real, with its magnificent 10th century hilltop mosque
Enjoy a relaxed walking short break based in the traditional Andalucian village of Alajar, close to Seville. With its rolling hills, woodlands, lush pastures and orchards, the Sierra de Aracena is the perfect place to escape for a few days discovering authentic Andalucia. Based in a delightful posada in Alajar, enjoy a selection of easy-going walks through the countryside. Visit Linares de Sierra, with its Michelin rated restaurant, explore the nearby village of Almonaster la Real and discover Cortelazor, a very sleepy little village where time truly seems to stand still. At the end of the day return to your posada and relax in the pool and enjoy a delicious meal at one of the many restaurants lining the square of the charming whitewashed village.


Day 1 Arrive Alajar Day 2 Transfer to Almonaster la Real, Loop Walk to Cerro san Cristobal 7 miles / 11 km Day 3 Transfer to Cortelazor, walk to Alajar 10 miles / 16.4 km Day 4 Loop walk to Linares de Sierra 7 miles / 11 km Day 5 Onward Travel

This trip has a carbon score of 14kg per person per night, meaning it’s one of our best trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 14kg is equivalent to 7 bottles of champagne. That’s a lot of bubbles!. Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment. Find out more information on how we've carbon counted our trips.


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