MALAGUENOS HERITAGE TOUR 2022 - Heritage Tours
from $3275 per person + air
Optional Single Supplement $400
6/29/22 - 7/7/22
INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
- 7 Nights at Hotel Cortijo Chico - Alhaurine De La Torre
- ALL meals
- Entrance to all excursions listed in the itinerary
- Genealogy expert and Archivist, Jose Manuel De Molina will be with us throughout the week.
June 29 - July 7, 2022
Day By Day Itinerary
IMPORTANT: This is a preliminary itinerary and may be modified at any time before or during the tour due to unforeseen events or to improve or better accommodate the group.
Day 1 Malaguneos Heritage Tour
June 29, 2022
Overnight Flight to Malaga, Spain
Day 2 Malaguenos Heritage Tour
June 30, 2022
10.00 - The bus will take you to Alhaurín de la Torre downtown.
11:00 - Official welcome reception at Alhaurin de la Torre City Hall.
12:00 - City tour to the main attractions including the church and old quarter.
14:00 - Spanish tapas at Casa Peña, the best in town.
17:00 – Arrival at the hotel. Dinner at the hotel
Day 3 Malguenos Heritage Tour - A Day in Malaga
July 1, 2022
10:00 - Visit the Cathedral of Málaga, including a special guided visit to the Archive. [If someone is interested in researching their records, a previous registration is required or another day. Therefore check with our guide about the documents you want to research, to find out whether they are preserved or not. We regret to inform you that theaccess to the archive is not available to handicapped persons because there are 58 steps in the stairs and without lift].
12:00 - Visit the Roman Theatre.12:30 -Visit the Aduana Museum.
13:30 - Lunch at a restaurant in Málaga. Location to be determined.
15:00 - Visit the Picasso Museum.
17:00 – Back to the bus. Trip to Castle of Gibralfaro. Panoramic view over the city of Málaga.
18:30 – Arrival at the hotel in Alhaurín de la Torre
Day 4 Malaguenos Heritage Tour - Day trip to Ronda
July 2, 2022
8:00 Departure from Alhaurín to Caminito del Rey, ‘The King Footsteps’, anawesome pathway and tunnels in a natural park.9:30 – Stop at Caminito del Rey to take some pictures from the road of this gorgeouspath. We will not walk along because it will take3-4 hours and requires a certain level ofphysical effort and skillfulness.
10:15 – Coffee-break at a coffee-bar in Cuevas del Becerro. In a place that only the locals know.
11:15 – Arrival at Ronda1
3:30 – Lunch at a local restaurant to be determined.
15:00 – The trip continues towards Setenil de las Bodegas, a beautiful ‘pueblo Blanco” known that way for its white buildings and its dwellings built into rock overhangs abovethe river.
15:30 – Arrival to Setenil de las Bodegas. Sight-seeing around the village.
6:30 – Return to Alhaurín de la Torre.1
8:00 - Arrival at the hotel for dinner
Day 5 Malaguenos Heritage Tour - Day trip to Granada
July 3, 2022
8:00 – Departure from Alhaurín de la Torre.
8:45 – A short stop in Villanueva del Cauche. A very small and not touristic village
where you will better understand the old Andalusia.
10:00 –Coffee-break in Santa Fe (Granada) where King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella signed the documents with Christopher Columbas commissioning his trip to America, in one of the most famous cafés in Spain for its delicious cake called Pius IX.
11:00 – Arrival at Alhambra in Granada.
Visit the Alhambra and the tombs of King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella of Spain
14:30 – Lunch at Granada. Location to be determined.
Day 6 Malaguenos Heritage Tour - Day trip to Macharaviaya
July 4, 2022
10:00 - Independence Day Event in this small village, Bernardo de Gálvez birthplace,
14:00 - Lunch at Macharaviaya or Rincon de la Victoria. Location to be determined.
17:00 -Visit Rincón de la Victoria and the old military fort of Bezmiliana. Nowadays an exhibition center.18:00 – Return to the hotel.
Day 7 Malaguenos Heritage Tour - Málaga sight-seeing, Paella Class
July 5, 2022
9:30 – Departure from Alhaurin de la Torre.
10:00 – Arrival at Málaga. Visit the shrine of Virgin of the Victory.
11:30 – Visit to Picasso house birthplace.
12:00 –Visit the church of Santiago.
13:00 – Paella workshop in Málaga.
16:00 – Free time in Málaga for shopping, etc.
18:00 – Return to the hotel.
Day 8 Malaguenos Heritage Tour - Day trip to Cadiz
July 6, 2022
9:00 – Departure from Alhaurin de la Torre
10:00 – Arrival at Cadiz to visit the port where our Malaguenos ancestors made a stopover on their way to Louisiana.
13:30 – Lunch at a local restaurant to be determined.
15:00 – To be determined.
17:00 – Returning to Alhaurin de la Torre.
18:00 – Arrival at the hotel
Day 9 Malaguenos Heritage Tour - Return Home
July 7, 2022