Ruta Pueblos Blancos
This route, one of the most classical and popular in Andalusia, consisting of more than 20 municipalities in the provinces of Cadiz and Malaga. Towns and cities have in common with those houses whitewashed walls so characteristic of much of Andalusia. An excuse to visit and enjoy the rich and diverse historical, cultural and natural heritage that are stored inside each and every one of the places that make this tourist offer. Churches of different architectural styles from different eras archaeological sites, castles, prehistoric caves, museums and natural areas ... as important as the Natural Park of bedrooms or the Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park are just some of the gems that we find in our journey .
We may also use the occasion to taste the delicious dishes of the cuisine of these municipalities, such as trout Forest; buy products from the local crafts as known Grazalema blankets, leather goods Ubrique and Prado del Rey or the famous guitars Algodonales, and use the wide range of leisure and sports that are in these locations: Mount riding, hiking or also in Algodonales, paragliding and hang gliding.
Arcos de la Frontera we find such beautiful monuments such as the Basilica of Santa Maria, the Ducal Palace or Castle of the Estate House, Cultural House today the municipality; in Bribes, Fontanar the Castle, also known as the Palace of the Bank or the Convent of Corpus Christi, among others; Waiting, the Church of Santa María de Gracia or Fatetar Castle on the mountain of the same name; and Zahara de la Sierra, the Church of Santa María de Mesa or the remains of the castle and the keep on top of the rock where it sits this beautiful town.
Closest to Rosario, another Cadiz municipalities that make up the route, surprise us, among other things, with its peculiar bullring and its polygonal lines constructed leveraging the foothills of the rocks; in the municipality of Malaga Benaoján we can visit the Cave of the Pool which, discovered in 1911, is now a National Monument Rock Art; and from the highest part of the town of Malaga also Algatocin we can see part of the Serrania de Ronda, with the beautiful and impressive Genal Valley.
Other municipalities are also part of this route and also surprise us with its monuments, festivals and traditions are Villamartin, Benaocaz, Olvera and Setenil in the province of Cadiz; and Ronda, Montejaque, Jimera Líbar, Atajate Benadalid Gaucin and Casares, in the province of Malaga.