Trips on Offer

The Borderlands.
Geographical area
Southern Jaén.
Duration
3 days and 2 nights.
Type of accommodation
Half board.
Type of visitor
Individuals and groups.
Price
125 € per person in a double room.

ITINERARY

  • DAY 1. Check-in to selected accommodation, from 12:00. In the afternoon, guided tours of the visitor centre focusing on the Military Order of Calatrava in the Castle of Alcaudete and the old quarter of the locality. Dinner at accommodation.
  • DAY 2. Breakfast at accommodation. In the morning, a visit to the Fortress of la Mota and a craft-beer factory. Tapas in one of the typical taverns in Alcalá la Real. In the afternoon, a trip without a guide to the handicraft shops in the locality. Dinner at accommodation.
  • DAY 3. Breakfast at accommodation. A hike or bike ride along the Olive Oil Green Route and a visit to a winery.

INCLUDES

Two nights’ accommodation half board. Guided tours of the Castle of Alcaudete and the Fortress of la Mota in Alcalá la Real. A visit to a craft-beer factory (1 hour approx.). A visit to a winery. A list of recommended restaurants and taverns will be provided. Important: Unless expressly stated otherwise, the average duration of the visits is 2 hours and this does not include the transfers between the localities.

IN THE SURROUNDING AREA

The Olive Oil Green Route, as well as the hamlets and villages around Alcaudete and Alcalá la Real in the Sierra Sur de Jaén area.

RECOMMENDATIONS

Craft shops, a dairy, natural artisanal cosmetics and the Hilandera Museum in Alcalá la Real.

OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES ON OFFER

Medieval dinner in the Stables of the Castle of Alcaudete (€25/person), for groups of at least 20 people. Theatrical tours of the Castle of Alcaudete and the Fortress of La Mota in Alcalá la Real. A visit to the Marcelino Serrano Winery and a wine-tasting session (€15/person), for groups of at least 10 people.

REGARDING STAYS IN ANY BOOKED ACCOMMODATION

- The prices stated are final, including V.A.T.

- The programmes listed are the same throughout the year. However, depending on the season, activities that complement those which have been described in detail may be included as optional or recommended to make your stay along the Route of the Castles and Battlegrounds of Jaén as appealing and varied as possible, as well as being authentic.

- The timetables may be adjusted according to the availability of the party providing the service.

- Except for those expressly stated, the activities do not require a minimum number of people.

- It is recommended that you check availabilities and prices according to dates, the number of days that you are staying and the number of travellers.

- The majority of the accommodation is three-star hotels.

- Depending on availability, the accommodation can be changed to a hotel of a similar or higher class.

- Foreign visitors can be provided with a guide who speaks English, from their arrival at the destination. Service available at an extra cost.

- Should you require it, there is a pick-up and transfer service available from Granada-Jaén Federico García Lorca Airport. Service available at an extra cost.

- Check prices, conditions and availability for special dates, a supplement fee for individuals, discounts for children, cot service and internet connection, amongst other options.

INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS:

Telephone: +34 953236600 / +34 953584969
Email: trinoviajes@trinoviajes.com / gerencia@jaentravel.es
Website: www.castillosybatallas.com