Walks, Villages & Flavours of the Aracena Hills

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Passing peppers in the hills of Aracena

Explore peaceful trails in one of Spain's foodie hotspots

aracena alajar arias montano top view

Grand views unfold across the forested hills...

alajar village in sierra de aracena

... as you walk from remote village to remote village

couple walking in the sierra de aracena

Days are spent on relaxed walks at your own pace...

Spain andalucia finca la fronda pool

... then evenings are for resting up in beautiful small hotels

Spain catalonia garrotxa mushrooms robellons

The Sierra de Aracena is famed for its wild ingredients...

Spain andalucia aracena pigs dehesa c jarcosa

... and for the Pata Negra pigs which roam in open forests

fine dining andalucia food

So dinnertime here is always a treat!

giralda tower seville

Finish in Seville, a place of grand Moorish architecture..

ham carving tapas bar in seville

... and Spain's liveliest tapas scene

andalucia aracena village arch

Enjoy it all on this slow and indulgent walking vacation


Enjoy a slower pace of life along the cobbled paths, open forests and white villages of the Sierra de Aracena, swapping trails for tapas as you end in Seville.

  • Sunny & scenic walking
  • Blissfully peaceful trails
  • Indulgent local food
  • Local village life
  • Tapas bars in Seville
  • Navigation made easy
  • Walk at your own pace
  • Luggage transfers
  • Beautiful small hotels
  • 100% Travel Positive
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What's Included

Key Inclusions

7 nights small independent hotel

All breakfasts

3 x lunches

2 x dinners

Private transfers throughout

Luggage transfers throughout

Guided Activities

6 x walking notes and GPS for self-guided walks

5* Service

We have personally experienced & loved every aspect of this trip

Holiday Guide with advice, background information and recommendations

ABTOT / ATOL Financial protection

Local support throughout

24/7 emergency support

Industry-leading 160% carbon capture

Exclusive departure date

Please note: International travel not included.

Day by day itinerary

Day 1

Settle into the town of Aracena

Your trip starts in Seville, from where you head north-west into the peaceful Aracena hills. Sit down with a cool drink to go over your walk with your guide, before exploring the town together.

Day 2

Enjoy a warm up walk alongside a river

Day 3

Walk across the sierra to a remote village

Day 4

Cross forests to sleep in an old water mill

Day 5

Soak in stunning views across the sierra

Day 6

Walk a cobbled path to the lunch of your life

Day 7

Finish your walk and explore Seville

Day 8

Travel home or stay for longer

Memorable moments you can look forward to...

Spain andalucia alajar linares walk copyright chris bladon 5


Along ancient cobbled trails

Spain andalucia aracena hills cat drinking ladies washing in linares


Through traditional villages

Spain andalucia aracena c arrieros


Over a memorable tasting lunch

Spain andalucia linares arrieros fire chris

Snuggle up...

With a post-walk wine

Spain andalucia c hammam linares


In a traditional hammam spa

Spain andalucia seville tapas salmorejo and jamon


Tapas like a local in Seville


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