The surroundings of Archidona reserve an extension of nature perfect for dozens of activities. In Tajo del Owl we offer a few of these experiences so that your relationship with the environment and sport is fuller. The interior of the province of Malaga is full of mountains, plains, vegetation and lagoons in which to relax and disconnect from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Our offer focuses on several activities with kilometers of travel through different points of the Northeast region of Malaga , through meadows with holm oaks and pine forests of the Sierra de Gracia , in which Mammals and birds roam freely. You can observe them with us, following some of the experiences that we explain below:
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Are you around Archidona and you fancy a horse route through the pastures and forgetfulness that surround this municipality of Malaga? In Tajo del Oú we leave from the Archidona lodge and take you to the equestrian center "Las Minas" , located in the countryside of the Northeast region of Malaga and waiting to take you in a 1 hour route on Andalusian horses.
We will take a circular tour of the area between the pines and holm oaks of the pasture and arriving at the stream of the Nieblín , on a short route to get acquainted with the natural environment of the interior of Malaga. It is not necessary that you have experience in horseback riding, the route is simple and the animals are docile with everyone, you just have to respect him as he does with you.
The guide will take you through beautiful and very relaxing places, away from the noise of cars and the city, and very close to the sound of running water and the cooing of some of the birds that inhabit this part of Andalusia.
Also, age is not a problem for us. These walks can be done by children over 5 years old , so bring comfortable clothes, sports shoes, long pants and sun protection (hat and sunscreen) and water, you will love this tour.
In Tajo del Owl we have taken the hiking routes seriously. The surroundings of Archidona allow us to prepare several routes for their geographical accidents according to the level of difficulty you want to venture into. The Northeast region of Malaga has a wide variety of plant species (pines, olive trees, bushes ...) and birds that we will see along the way, apart from trails with which to discover the natural landscape of the interior of the province. P >
The routes you can choose are:
You can check that the options are varied and very convincing, now it's your turn to choose yourself.
In Tajo del Owl we have prepared a bird route combined with hiking through the natural landscapes of Archidona . The enclaves near this Malaga town of the Northeast region have a spectacular variety of birds, which we will hear singing in their natural habitat and even see up close on some occasions.
Above, we adapt the route to all ages, starting with children over 6 years old to adults and adults. We will follow an official expert technician in the catalog of bird species that occupy these lands (bee-eater, walkway eagle , common elanium, musical mosquito net, finch ...), and depending on the age of the group , the activities are divided into:
The Sickle of the Marín stream , the cave of the Grajas and the lagoons of Salinas are some of the points where we will see dozens of these birds .
Are you on Archidona and want an adventure session in a zip line park ? In Tajo del Oúho we approach you to a tree-lined pine park with dozens of zip lines, suspension bridges and ropes to climb in the Northeast region of Malaga.
Here we organize games for all ages, because we divide the circuit into 3 different colors with their respective obstacles according to age and height:
The circuits are contracted separately, although it is possible to take a package with two of them if you want to try the challenges of both.
The security of this park is maximum, and we will give you a helmet and equipment to pass the tests. You bring comfortable clothes and appropriate footwear to run smoothly at meters high.
The olive groves and the meadows that surround Archidona invite us to explore them by bicycle, taking care of the environment and knowing kilometers of nature from the interior of Malaga. In Tajo del Owl we organize cycling routes in this 2-hour zone , just enough to make a rewarding physical effort and to do rural tourism.
Our departures are from the Archidona lodge and we travel for 22 kilometers the beautiful landscape of the Northeast region, full of pine trees, olive trees, bushes of rosemary and thyme and animals like the fox , the torcecuello , the red duck in the lagoons and the wild boar, among many others.
The path crosses the olive trees and the Andalusian pasture, in which we surround the Mount Conjuro and reach Salinas, which belongs to the municipal complex of Archidona. There are two lagoons, the Grande and the Chica , which we visited before returning where we came from to the starting point.
You can bring your own bike, or we'll give you one here, to follow our monitor in groups of more than 6 people. The difficulty of the journey is medium, so you do not need a great physical way to do it. And if you come with children, who are over 8 years old , you can also sign up for this route on wheels.