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ROUTES SIERRA IMPRESCINDIBLES SUBBÉTICA

The Sierra Subbética Cordoba is an ideal region for those who love hiking in nature. Landscapes and variety of routes offered this mountain range is the perfect combination between nature and sport. In fact, It was recognized in 2006 por la UNESCO as a Geopark. Then, We discuss the most beautiful and popular routes in the Subbética

 Sierra route of the Horse (Almedinilla)

This trail singular born at the foot of the Sierra of the Albayate, next to the Historical Museum of Almedinilla. All the way runs along an ancient Roman road parallel to the river and tour Caicena 40 minutes take us to the spectacular waterfall of El Salto of the Horse and I agree with an old Roman road.

An image of the Sierra route of the Horse (Almedinilla)

We are at the foot of the Tajo de Las Llanas, very interesting geological formation corresponding to a platform travertine: Sedimentary rock partially biological origin. We appreciate many small cavities, shelter lesser kestrels, Play Now, owls, pigeons ... as well as humans since prehistoric times in places like the Cave of the Barriguches, travertine rock which was already used by the Romans as a quarry. This road will take us through the ruins of various flour mills (century. XIX) moved by the force of the river, Mills tower or cube that was up to ten along the river.

Road Peñaparda

This route takes approximately one half hour and has a circular path 5 kilometers around. The trail starts next to the bar "pool", The road descends gently in the shade of a pine forest with a beautiful view. We will soon find on the left with a small vertical drop, so it is necessary to pay special attention, This is known as the cave covacha the Peñaparda, as it is known the name of this route.

An image of the river Genil

Then a corridor between rocks, from which we can contemplate the Renaissance bridge (S. XVI) and the understory of the River Genil, It will lead to the passage of the stream Gresante. We pass next to the ruins of the farmhouse and we will walk to the side of the river, of varied vegetation where nest some species of waterfowl. We reach the spectacular road bridge Malaga and the remains of an old waterwheel, We begin an upgrade of what was once the Arab castle, Gomez Arias, being in front of the medieval Torreón, known for the site of the Hacho. The trail runs between orchards and an old quarry. After some crossings reach a paved road connecting with the farmhouse of Molina, turn left and walk through it, between olive trees and pines, until you get back to the campsite Los Canos de Benamejí.

The route Tiñosa (Priego de Córdoba)

With a length of 16 kilometers (without climbing La Tiñosa), this route of the Camino Alto or old Rute next to the Avenue of Spain Priego de Córdoba. We continue this journey leaving left Quarries Chichaque and out to the road to Navasequilla.

Rise to the famous Tiñosa

Towards the foot of the Tiñosa (highest point of the Cordovan geography) I will continue along the road known as Mayorazgo-Peñuela, in which the end of the journey Cortijo Las Chozas Toledo, just below the Tiñosa.

For more experienced hikers who want to climb to the top, You can make up the north face, Rise known for 'The Ghost', although softer and rise on the west side. At the top of La Tiñosa we find a metal box where the mountaineer can record whizzing.

Route Buitreras (Luque-Carcabuey)

This trail begins in the village of Luque and after a few 18 kilometers reaches Carcabuey. Its difficulty is medium and has a variant that reaches the Source of the Hawthorn and the farmhouse of the Osa, to finally take us back to the main trail.

An image during Route Buitreras

On the side of Luque is a variant of the path that leads to the Source of the Hawthorn, through the farmhouse of the Osa to return then to the main trail. After passing the Cortijo de La Nava, and before refitting the port crossed by the Sierra de la Lastra and the hill of Abuchite, It is passed through the poljé of Nava de Luque. The tour ends in the vicinity of Carcabuey.

Taking this route through the town of Carcabuey Scorching is a magnificent restaurant that has specialties in local dishes such as stew or Andalusian gazpacho style; and especially grilled meat own upbringing as is the Anoja beef and Iberian pork.

The Passover of the Moraos Carcabuey turns into a costume party.


Atypical party Easter Subbética, held every Easter Sunday and whose peculiarity has earned statementTourist Interest in Andalusia

Poster presentation Passover of Moraos 2019
Poster presentation Passover of Moraos 2019 /Photo Diputación de Córdoba

 Easter Moraos

“ancestral tradition”. It describes the Passover of the delegate of Tourism Moraos, Consumption and Citizenship of the Diputación de Córdoba, Aurora Barbero. On Sunday 21 April is celebrated on Easter Sunday, and define the most characteristic of this tradition is somewhat difficult, however noteworthy the Pregón, which it is ironic satiric proclamation of the great events or small Carcabuey occurred in or out of it and that somehow, Today marks of village life.

The provincial deputy, during the press conference to open this act so marked for Carcabuey and surroundings, highlights of this party: "Grotesque and absurd exalts, with street musicians, processions and masks, and in which the protagonist is a cry that tells in an ironic satire and some of the most important developments in Carcabuey ".

The Passover of the Moraos It serves to break the everyday life alcobitense: Children who dress up old, old who disguise themselves as women, women who disguise themselves as monsters ... everything has a place in this strange carnival and everything living on the street, Participants are the people themselves who are transformed and live an intensely those moments. some listen, murgas break the silence, others laugh, masks break their laughter and cries spread his satirical criticism in verse on major developments during the year locally, National and international.

Easter image Moraos

Where does this tradition?

It seems he had in Carcabuey an ancient brotherhood of Easter, during Lent, organized penitence and fasting, and to get even so many days of suffering, It organized from Sunday resurrection gargantuan feasts that lasted up to three days and that would be the antecedent of the Passover of the Moraos. Precisely, the name of the party, You can expect to get the purple tunic of penitents who formed this brotherhood.

further, in this sense, the mayor of the town, Juan Miguel Sánchez, It highlights the origin of the tradition: “it is believed that the name may come from the purple tunic of penitents who formed this brotherhood ".

This tradition is considered Festival of Tourist Interest in Andalusia.

Carcabuey village located within the natural park Subbetica, white mountain village surrounded by olive groves which you get one of the best olive oil in the world and where they breed quinces more succulent flavor and acidity.

This break can also enjoy this feast, this town invites us to enjoy nature through many hiking trails.

map routes carcabuey routes

Programming

Easter schedule of Moraos in Carcabuey (Córdoba)

Easter schedule of Moraos in Carcabuey

During Sunday morning 21 April will take place the hawkers and should be noted that this year will be the participation of three groups: the afternoon will be the parade along with the brass band and the batucada. Starting at 18:00 hours will Murga women; and as a climax to the party, overnight the traditional verbena and delivery of the respective awards will be held

And we propose to regain strength Scorching La Ronda, 

Avda. Constitution, 5, 14810 Carcabuey (Córdoba)

To reserveClick here or call: 652332410

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The Passover of the Moraos Carcabuey converted back to the epicenter of the costume party


Atypical party Easter Subbética, held every Easter Sunday and whose peculiarity has earned statement Tourist Interest in Andalusia

Poster presentation Passover of Moraos 2019
Poster presentation Passover of Moraos 2019 /Photo Diputación de Córdoba

Easter Moraos

“ancestral tradition”. It describes the Passover of the delegate of Tourism Moraos, Consumption and Citizenship of the Diputación de Córdoba, Aurora Barbero. On Sunday 21 April is celebrated on Easter Sunday, and define the most characteristic of this tradition is somewhat difficult, however noteworthy the Pregón, which it is ironic satiric proclamation of the great events or small Carcabuey occurred in or out of it and that somehow, Today marks of village life.

The provincial deputy, during the press conference to open this act so marked for Carcabuey and surroundings, highlights of this party: "Grotesque and absurd exalts, with street musicians, processions and masks, and in which the protagonist is a cry that tells in an ironic satire and some of the most important developments in Carcabuey ".

The Passover of the Moraos It serves to break the everyday life alcobitense: Children who dress up old, old who disguise themselves as women, women who disguise themselves as monsters ... everything has a place in this strange carnival and everything living on the street, Participants are the people themselves who are transformed and live an intensely those moments. some listen, murgas break the silence, others laugh, masks break their laughter and cries spread his satirical criticism in verse on major developments during the year locally, National and international.

Easter image Moraos

Where does this tradition?

It seems he had in Carcabuey an ancient brotherhood of Easter, during Lent, organized penitence and fasting, and to get even so many days of suffering, It organized from Sunday resurrection gargantuan feasts that lasted up to three days and that would be the antecedent of the Passover of the Moraos. Precisely, the name of the party, You can expect to get the purple tunic of penitents who formed this brotherhood.

further, in this sense, the mayor of the town, Juan Miguel Sánchez, It highlights the origin of the tradition: “it is believed that the name may come from the purple tunic of penitents who formed this brotherhood ".

This tradition is considered Festival of Tourist Interest in Andalusia.

Carcabuey village located within the natural park Subbetica, white mountain village surrounded by olive groves which you get one of the best olive oil in the world and where they breed quinces more succulent flavor and acidity.

This break can also enjoy this feast, this town invites us to enjoy nature through many hiking trails.

map routes carcabuey routes

Programming

Easter schedule of Moraos in Carcabuey (Córdoba)

Easter schedule of Moraos in Carcabuey

During Sunday morning 21 April will take place the hawkers and should be noted that this year will be the participation of three groups: the afternoon will be the parade along with the brass band and the batucada. Starting at 18:00 hours will Murga women; and as a climax to the party, overnight the traditional verbena and delivery of the respective awards will be held

And we propose to regain strength Scorching La Ronda,

Avda. Constitution, 5, 14810 Carcabuey (Córdoba)

To reserve Click here or call: 652332410

menusanvalentin4 chuleton center