Pueblos Blancos

Visit the Pueblos Blancos of Cadiz. Live the nature

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Not to be missed

Ubrique

Carnival

In February, Carnival takes place in many parts of the country, and Ubrique is not far behind in the celebration of these festivities. Different events take place throughout the second month of the year, enlivened by the lyrics of the carnival groups.

Algodonales

Sierra of Líjar

The Sierra of Líjar is an important geographical landmark in the area, with a clear predominance of limestone dating from the Jurassic period. Between Algodonales and Olvera, situated on the opposite slope, is La Muela, a district of Algodonales. Most of the routes that run from the municipality cross the foothills of the Sierra, some of them leading to its highest point, known as “El Mogote”.

Pilgrimage

In May, the Pilgrimage of Alcalá is held, where the patron saint of the town is accompanied to the Convent of Caños Santos in an emotional move.

Olvera

Quarter of the Villa

The Quarter of the Villa is known for being part of the city center in the Nasrid period, together with the Church Square and the castle. This area is organized on the basis of the irregularities of the terrain, resulting in a total of 13 narrow streets, uneven houses and albarradillas. Del Pan Tower or De los Olivillos Tower, buildings that highlight the Arab past of the municipality, can be found in the neighborhood.

Villamartin

Villamartin Path facing the river

Close to the town center is the Villamartin Path facing the river, which runs along the banks of the Guadalete river.

Torre Alháquime

Art Chapel

The Cadiz artist Miguel Sevillano took inspiration from the Sistine Chapel to erect his own particular homage, the Art Chapel. A project that was the result of a decade of work and which culminated in the construction of a temple with neoclassical features and decorated ceilings following the same style pattern as Michelangelo’s in his time.

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Motor Racing in Pueblos Blancos

The passion for motor racing can be felt in Pueblos Blancos, the close relationship between motor sport and the hill municipalities has been very close

Pueblos blancos, millenary heritage

To discover the origins of the Sierra de Cádiz region, we will go back to the Lower Palaeolithic period. This means that we count on

Cheeses, gourmet products with highland certificate of origin

The gastronomy of the Pueblos Blancos is one of the most complete and varied in the Cadiz province: from the flavour of its game meats,

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Nasrid Route

The Muslims occupied and lived in a large part of the peninsular area between the 8th and 15th centuries. It is therefore, indisputable, that in

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Sports Route

The location of the Pueblos Blancos offers a wide variety of outdoor activities. The municipalities, located in the Sierra region and part of them in

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Birding Route

Many bird species have chosen the Sierra de Cádiz region as their permanent or temporary habitat.  The climatic and orographic conditions and the flora and

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