Guide for Visitors of the Desfiladero de los Gaitanes. Caminito del Rey (El Chorro)

Source : Malaga.es

This guide shows the main natural and historical values ​​of the Gaitanes Gorge, which, after 40 years of impassable conditions, can once again be traversed through new runways superimposed on the deteriorated “Caminito del Rey“.

caminito del rey chorro 2003 panoramic 360

caminito del rey chorro 2003 panoramic 360

The magnificent ecological heritage of geology, rivers, flora and fauna, is not less than the historical legacy received since prehistory, until the Gorge became, first as a corridor so that Malaga could communicate with the rest of Spain for Railroad in the middle of the nineteenth century, and later, by turning these works into an extraordinary hydroelectric industry of the early twentieth century. Being able to return to these spaces, now safe, and with qualified information that rediscovers them to the current citizens, is the objective of this guide.

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For more information about El Chorro, Property and surroundings :

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Yunquera Guerrillera : 10,11,12 March 2017

When : 10,11,12 March 2017

What : Yunquera Guerrillera : Historical Reenactment

Where : Yunquera, Málaga, Costa del Sol, Spain

The municipality of Yunquera celebrates the VI edition of its historic recreation ‘Yunquera Guerrillera’ on 10, 11 and 12 March under the motto ‘Blood, gunpowder and fire in the mountains of the Sierra de las Nieves’.

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

A series of gastronomic, cultural and tourist characters framed in the nineteenth century in which more than 300 neighbors participate as actors and extras in the representation of the clashes between the side of guerillas and Yunquera and the Napoleonic army in 1811.

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

The events will begin on Friday, June 3, starting at 5:00 p.m. with the opening of the agri-food and craft market, and the subsequent inaugural parade. This edition also has routes themed by the most emblematic corners of the town, historical and natural, organized for the mornings of Saturday and Sunday.

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

LINKS

http://ocio.laopiniondemalaga.es/agenda/noticias/nws-569341-napoleon-vuelve-yunquera.html

http://www.yunquera.es/turismo/index.php/es/fiestas-y-eventos/41-yunquera-guerrillera

http://www.inlandproperties.info/town-information/malaga-province/yunquera-property-and-history.html

PROPERTY IN YUNQUERA

Villas,fincas,townhouses,village houses,plots, and cortijos for sale and rent in Yunquera

LOCATION OF YUNQUERA

Yunquera Guerrillera : 10,11,12 March 2017

When : 10,11,12 March 2017

What : Yunquera Guerrillera : Historical Reenactment

Where : Yunquera, Málaga, Costa del Sol, Spain

The municipality of Yunquera celebrates the VI edition of its historic recreation ‘Yunquera Guerrillera’ on 10, 11 and 12 March under the motto ‘Blood, gunpowder and fire in the mountains of the Sierra de las Nieves’.

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

A series of gastronomic, cultural and tourist characters framed in the nineteenth century in which more than 300 neighbors participate as actors and extras in the representation of the clashes between the side of guerillas and Yunquera and the Napoleonic army in 1811.

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

The events will begin on Friday, June 3, starting at 5:00 p.m. with the opening of the agri-food and craft market, and the subsequent inaugural parade. This edition also has routes themed by the most emblematic corners of the town, historical and natural, organized for the mornings of Saturday and Sunday.

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

LINKS

http://ocio.laopiniondemalaga.es/agenda/noticias/nws-569341-napoleon-vuelve-yunquera.html

http://www.yunquera.es/turismo/index.php/es/fiestas-y-eventos/41-yunquera-guerrillera

http://www.inlandproperties.info/town-information/malaga-province/yunquera-property-and-history.html

PROPERTY IN YUNQUERA

Villas,fincas,townhouses,village houses,plots, and cortijos for sale and rent in Yunquera

LOCATION OF YUNQUERA

Yunquera Guerrillera : 10,11,12 March 2017

When : 10,11,12 March 2017

What : Yunquera Guerrillera : Historical Reenactment

Where : Yunquera, Málaga, Costa del Sol, Spain

The municipality of Yunquera celebrates the VI edition of its historic recreation ‘Yunquera Guerrillera’ on 10, 11 and 12 March under the motto ‘Blood, gunpowder and fire in the mountains of the Sierra de las Nieves’.

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

A series of gastronomic, cultural and tourist characters framed in the nineteenth century in which more than 300 neighbors participate as actors and extras in the representation of the clashes between the side of guerillas and Yunquera and the Napoleonic army in 1811.

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

The events will begin on Friday, June 3, starting at 5:00 p.m. with the opening of the agri-food and craft market, and the subsequent inaugural parade. This edition also has routes themed by the most emblematic corners of the town, historical and natural, organized for the mornings of Saturday and Sunday.

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

yunquera guerrillera historical reenactment

LINKS

http://ocio.laopiniondemalaga.es/agenda/noticias/nws-569341-napoleon-vuelve-yunquera.html

http://www.yunquera.es/turismo/index.php/es/fiestas-y-eventos/41-yunquera-guerrillera

http://www.inlandproperties.info/town-information/malaga-province/yunquera-property-and-history.html

PROPERTY IN YUNQUERA

Villas,fincas,townhouses,village houses,plots, and cortijos for sale and rent in Yunquera

LOCATION OF YUNQUERA

Antequera : Correr La Vega : 13/04/17

When : 13/04/17 to 14/04/17

Where : Antequera, Málaga, Spain

What : Correr la Vega

The Malaga city of Antequera, located at the main crossroads of Andalusia and known as “the heart” of the autonomous community, has been and is a must for travelers and travelers of all time. Its magnificent monumental complex is the result of its historical past, and is reflected in more than fifty buildings of religious and civil architecture dating from the Bronze Age to the 18th century.

One of the elements that identifies its Holy Week is the “Correr la Vega”, a long-awaited tradition both for its inhabitants and for the numerous tourists that are approaching at that time to the town and whose origin, apparently, is due to an ancient Tradition that was to take the images to the highest point of the city to bless the lands of La Vega de Antequera.

On Thursdays and Fridays, at the end of the procession, the “brothers” of the cofradías who process those days, with the exception of La Soledad, take the thrones marching to the beginning of a slope or hill and, with The bell warning, start a very emotional race carrying the thrones to where the fields of la Vega are to be seen, so they can be blessed.