Day: wednesday Time: 9 a.m. Price: 29 € / adult and 20 € / child (3-12 year)
Information about the itinerary:
Departure at the indicated time from Roquetas de Mar with destination Sierra de los Filabres. A beautiful trip to the heart of the province ofAlmeria, along typical villages such as Tahal, Chercos, Cobdar and Albanchez. We also visit the platform for Solar Energy of Almeria, one of the largest in Europe. In the afternoon we return to the hotels. Arrival at Roquetas de Mar and the end of our service.
Incluided in our prices:
- Transport by bus
- Accompanying guide during the whole excursion.
* Pepe Tours reserves the right to change the itinerary and the order of the excursions for organizational reasons.
Sierra de los Filabres Almería – A paradise of peace, with the purest air of Eurpe
At the entrance to the desert lies the region of the Sierra de los Filabres, a mountain landscape crossed with mountainpaths, ideal for trekking. It is a country where different cultures have crossed eachother. From prehistoric findings to the rests of Roman aquaducts, from Arabian alcazabasto the white houses of villages such as Olula de Castro, Albanchez and Castro de Filabres, that combine themselves with the future, like thePlatform for Solar Energy at Tabernas. The “Plataforma Solar de Almeria” (PSA) belongs to the Center for Research of Energy, Environment and Technology (CIEMAT) and it is the largest center for research, development and testing in Europe specialized in techniques for concentration of solar energy.
The Sierra de los Filabres lies in a beautiful and surrealistic countryside. This regiion of Almeria is impressive, covered with olive trees and lines of orange trees. The area is surrounded by hills and valleys. On the hills are situated the villages and lands, as well as a savage area. The villages in these mountians depend mainly on the marble production as a source of income.