Places to visit close to El Chorro.
WHERE TO GO:
El Torcal de Antequera.
Impressif limestone carst with amazing pancake formations.
Ruinas de Bobastro.
The archaeological site of the ruins of Bobastro just a 10 min. drive from el chorro, contains the remains of various buildings (ruins of the castle, a Muslim cemetery and especially the Mozarabic church, almost carved into the rock) that were built in the ninth century and which for a time served as a refuge the rebel muladí Hafsun Ben Omar, who from this place prepared revolts against the Caliphate of Cordoba.
Laguna de Fuente Piedra, flamingo wildlife preserve.
The white village of Ardales.
Dólmenes and Plaza de Toros in Antequera.
Ronda's cave of la Pileta .
The Cave of Ardales.
A visit to Granada's Alhambra is strongly recommended. It's best to purchase tickets in advance on the internet at www.alhambratickets.com or by phone with a credit card. For international calls dial 0034 915 37 91 78 or dial 902 224 460 for calls from Spain. Granada, Sevilla and Córdoba are all only a 2 hour drive from El Chorro.