Weekend excursion - hiking with an overnight stay in a winery

Date: Saturday, 12 June 2021 - Sunday, 13 June 2021

Beautiful hiking route through the chestnut forests in full bloom, the mountain villages of the Ronda Mountains and the Genaltal. With wine tasting, dinner and overnight stay in the historic royal tin factory

bodega hojalata flor 01Hiking on paths and country roads in the midst of blooming chestnut forests. Our circular hike starts in the village of Cartajima and takes us through Juzcar, the famous blue village and the white villages of Faraján and Pujerra.

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With a night in the Historic Royal Tin Factory, which has been converted into an organic winery, a historical tour, a wine tasting, a delicious dinner and a bed to rest await us. An extraordinary unique experience.

The next day, after breakfast, we continue our route with new energy.The next day, after breakfast, we continue our route with new energy.Technically it's not a very difficult route, but it has its little challenges.

Day 1

Juzcar, pueblo azul

From Cartajima to Juzcar, Faraján and to the royal tin factory

Our route starts in the picturesque village of Cartajima towards Juzcar, the famous blue village. We visit this special place and after a coffee we continue our way to Faraján. If you want, you can hike down with me to the waterfalls "Chorreras de Balastar" or optionally stay in the city to take a break.

We have some tapas in the village and continue our route to the Old Royal Tin Factory next to the Genal River. A historical visit awaits us that will reveal all the secrets of this wonderful and mysterious place, as well as a tasting of the estate's own wines and a delicious dinner.

Difficulty - day 1

dificultad3 medium - 5 hours, 12 km


↑549 m ↓943 m

Day 2

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From the Tin Factory to Pujerra and back to Cartajima

After breakfast we go in the direction of Moclón, a deserted village of Morish origin, and continue through the forest to Pujerra and finally we return to Cartajima. Depending on how long we have left, we can visit the Rocky mountains "Riscos de Cartajima" before returning to the Costa del Sol.

Difficulty - day 2

dificultad3 medium - 4 hours, 9 km



↑882 m↓492 m

Please bring

Hiking boots, protection against rain / sun, food and enough water.

Pick up day 1

Estepona 08:30
Marbella: 09:00


Estimated return day 2


Price per person:


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Guide, Accommodation in a double room (no singles), historical visit to the Old Royal Tin Factory, wine tasting, dinner, breakfast; insurance, transportation to the starting point and back

Not included:

other meals and drinks

Reservation required



All Dates

  • From Saturday, 12 June 2021 to Sunday, 13 June 2021

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