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Walking Over Christmas Holiday.The perfect escape!

No turkey,no tinsel, no crowded shops, just great hill walking in the warm, winter sunshine.We would like to welcome you to enjoy the best climate in Europe. Beautiful walks,nature,wildlife and delicious Mediterranean food.If you would like to do something active over Christmas, then this is the perfect getaway. We look after you with a fun packed itinerary and a free day where you can spend your time as you wish – whether that be to explore the region,the city of Málaga, or simply enjoy a day at the beach…the choice is yours! 

We very much welcome solo travelers and there is no single supplement for guests staying in a shared house. A private bedroom and bathroom is available to all guests.

** Please note that this holiday is a hill walking holiday and will involve ascents and descents. Flat walks are not available.** 

New Year walking in the Spanish sunshine

 

 

“It was so great to escape from the usual Christmas. The walks were brilliant, accommodation was excellent and the warm sunshine and friendliness of the walking guides was amazing. Thank you so much!”

December 2018.

” Thank you for a brilliant Walking Over Christmas holiday. So lovely to escape the weather and consumerism at this time of year and enjoy the company of like minded people and to walk in the warm winter sunshine.”

December 2018. 

Holiday includes:
  • Courtesy airport transfer leaves Málaga airport on arrival day at 12.00.
  • Courtesy airport transfer leaves Torrox for Málaga airport on departure day at 09.00.
  • 7 nights accommodation in a village house or hotel…..supplement for the boutique Hotel La Casa. Please enquire for further details.
  • Interesting and varied programme of walks.
  • 5 picnics and salads, including healthy snacks, fruit and fruit juice. At NO EXTRA COST!
  • 6 meals plus wine.( Meals not included on rest day and no evening meal on the day of the late lunch.)
  • Services of friendly and experienced local guides.

Our guests stay in traditional village houses in the charming white village of Torrox.  All our houses have modern conveniences.Houses are allocated on a shared basis. All our bedrooms have their own bathroom.There is the option to upgrade to the beautiful Hotel La Casa, subject to availability. Please enquire for further details.http://www.hotellacasatorrox.com/

Sample itinerary.

Day 1: Walk Andalucia will meet you at Málaga Airport and transfer you to your house or hotel in Torrox. Depending on arrival time in the village there will be a light lunch.An opportunity to get to know your fellows walkers and hosts Paul and Victoria.

Welcome dinner at village restaurant.

Day 2:  Torrox Discovery Walk. 15 kms. 450 meters ascend. 300 meters descend.

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Local walk from the village of Torrox. Experience the rich history of this ancient village. Climb steadily to reach the top of a ridge line,  admire the wonderful views of the Sierra Almijaras. Passing through olive, advocado, orange,lomquat and almond groves. Return via Rio Torrox.

Dinner at village restaurant.

Day 3:    Frigiliana. 9 kms. 350 meters ascend. 350 meters descend.

Autumn sunshine

 Circular walk starting from the picturesque white village of Frigiliana. Following a mountain stream in a beautiful gorge, ascending a rugged footpath to a ridgeline with spectacular views. On our return to Frigiliana there is an opportunity to enjoy a cold beer or coffee or spend some time exploring the pretty streets and artesan shops. 

Dinner at village restaurant.

Day 4:   El Acebuchal & Cerro Verde. 12kms. 534 meters ascend. 200 meters descend.

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Walk from the historic ‘ lost ‘ village of Acebuchal through wild, open countryside with ascend to just below the summit of Cerro Verde. Great views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. Route traverses dry river bed, forest tracks and foot paths. This route was well used by the Civil Guard and The Republicans during the Spanish Civil War.

Late lunch at Restaurant El Acebuchal.

Free evening.

Day 5: Rest day.

We will be happy to provide you with maps, timetables and plenty of information to help you enjoy your rest day.

For more ideas click here. 

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Day 6: Beach and Cerro Gordo.    10 kms. 400 meters ascend. 300 meters descend.

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Coastal walk from El Cañuelo up to a Moorish look out tower. Views to the Sierra Nevadas and the Mediterranean. Rocky climb to a ruined farm house and threshing circle.

Dinner at village restaurant.

Day 7: Tres Ventas.   13 Km 350 meters ascend. 350 meters descend.

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Stunning high level walk through remote, wild hillsides with incredible views of Sierra Almijara, lunch on sheltered terrace of ruined farmhouse with lovely views down to Torrox and the sea.

Farewell dinner at village restaurant.

Day 8:  Adios from Walk Andalucia.

After breakfast we will transfer you to Málaga airport at 9.00 am.

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Choose Your Walking Holiday

Date/Time Event Price
30/09/2019 - 07/10/2019 8 Day Guided Walking Holiday - Grazalema. 30 September - 07 October 2019.
Grazalema
£895
17/10/2019 - 24/10/2019 8 Day Guided Walking Holiday. Torrox 17 - 24 October 2019. FULLY BOOKED.
Torrox
0.00
02/11/2019 - 09/11/2019 8 Day Guided Walking Holiday. Torrox 02 - 09 November 2019.
Torrox
£695
16/11/2019 - 23/11/2019 Guided Walking Holiday San Jose. 16 - 23 November 2019.- FULLY BOOKED
´San José, Almería, Andalucia. Almería
895.00
22/12/2019 - 29/12/2019 8 Day Walking Over Christmas Holiday - Torrox. 22-29 December 2019.- FULLY BOOKED
Torrox
£820
31/12/2019 - 04/01/2020 5 Day New Year Walking Holiday - Torrox. 31 December 2019- 04 January 2020. FULLY BOOKED.
Torrox
£545
22/02/2020 - 29/02/2020 Guided Walking Holiday Cabo De Gata, San Jose. 22 - 29 February 2020.
´San José, Almería, Andalucia. Almería
925.00
06/03/2020 - 13/03/2020 8 Day Guided Walking Holiday. Torrox 06 - 13 March 2020.- FULLY BOOKED
Torrox
£695
16/03/2020 - 23/03/2020 8 day Walking holiday in Grazalema 16-23 May 2020- FULLY BOOKED
Grazalema
20/03/2020 - 27/03/2020 8 Day Guided Walking Holiday. Torrox 20 - 27 March 2020.
Torrox
£695
01/04/2020 - 08/04/2020 8 Day Guided Walking Holiday - Grazalema. 01 - 08 April 2020.
Grazalema
£895
01/04/2020 - 08/04/2020 Guided Hill Walking Holiday in Capileira, La Alpujarras. 01 - 08 April 2020.
Capileira
From Gbp 950
17/04/2020 - 24/04/2020 8 Day Guided Walking Holiday - Grazalema. 17 - 24 April 2020. FULLY BOOKED.
Grazalema
£840
01/05/2020 - 08/05/2020 8 Day Guided Walking Holiday. Torrox 01 - 08 May 2020.
Torrox
£695
16/05/2020 - 23/05/2020 8 Day Guided Walking Holiday. Torrox 16 - 23 May 2020.
Torrox
£695
19/09/2020 - 26/09/2020 8 Day Guided Walking Holiday. Torrox 19 - 26 September 2020. FULLY BOOKED.
Torrox
£640.00
02/10/2020 - 09/10/2020 8 Day Guided Walking Holiday - Grazalema. 02 - 09 October 2020.
Grazalema
£895
17/10/2020 - 24/10/2020 8 Day Guided Walking Holiday. Torrox 17 - 24 October 2020.
Torrox
£695
31/10/2020 - 07/11/2020 15 Day Guided Walking Holiday. Torrox and Cabo de Gata 1-15 November 2020.- FULLY BOOKED
Torrox
£695
22/12/2020 - 29/12/2020 8 Day Walking Over Christmas Holiday - Torrox. 22-29 December 2020.
Torrox
£820
31/12/2020 - 04/01/2021 5 Day New Year Walking Holiday - Torrox. 31 December 2020- 04 January 2021.
Torrox
£545