Migrating shepherd for a day in Alcudia valleySKU: 64119
Description of Migrating shepherd for a day in Alcudia valley
Join the migrating shepherds on their journey in search of grass for their sheep. You will relive a trade with centuries of tradition and history. You will do it during the first stage on a day of 4 hours guiding 1,600 sheep, from the Alcudia valley to the town of Mestanza. Do you think you can? Surely yes. You will be accompanied by experts.
The crossing will be done on foot, through historical roads that have been the path of transhumance in the area. During the tour you will learn all about this activity, the shepherds will explain what it is, its methods and the importance it has to keep the animals in perfect condition.
The road will run in the heart of the Alcudia Valley Natural Park and the Sierra Madrona. Therefore, you will know, in addition to the profession, the natural environment of this geographical area of Ciudad Real. Wide meadows, pastures and thick pastures will make your eyes rest and drag you far away from the urban environment.
Live this special day with your closest family or friends. You are all welcome!
- Transfer from Mestanza to the Alcudia Valley
- Transfer of 1,600 sheep to Mestanza helping migrating shepherds
- Picnic included
The tour lasts about half a day.
Transfer from Mestanza to the Alcudia Valley.