Things to see and do - Hornachuelos
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Hornachuelos Travel guide
Hornachuelos : Michelin's recommendations
This dazzlingly whitewashed village is situated in the Sierra de Hornachuelos, 18km northeast of Palma del Río. The village has preserved ruins of its castle and ramparts, both dating from a time when this part of Spain was a caliphate (9C-10C). The village is renowned for its game-based culinary specialities (deer and wild boar). Enjoy fine views of the surrounding mountains from its various belvederes.
Tourist attractions Hornachuelos : Things to see and do
The karst (limestone) area east of Hornachuelos has been eroded by water into spectacular formations, some known as "casas colgadas" or hanging houses.
The 16C church has an 18C tower. The fine doorway, executed in the Late Gothic style, is attributed to Hernán Ruiz I, the founder of a dynasty of Sevilla sculptors in the 16C and 17C. You reach the church along Calle Palmares, so called because of th..
There's an interactive exhibition on the Parque Natural de la Sierra de Hornachuelos. The visitors' centre provides information on the possibilities of trips into the park on donkeys or in four-wheel-drive vehicles. It also issues permits for camping..
Ctra. de Palma del Rio Km 1 E - 14740 Hornachuelos
Offering an on-site restaurant and bar, Centro de Naturaleza Canada Verde is located in Hornachuelos. This hotel features impressive views of the neighbouring Sierra de Hornachuelos Nature Reserve. All air-conditioned accommodation at the property h..