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Getting up in the morning to views like these is an absolute pleasure ….and wa…

Getting up in the morning to views like these is an absolute pleasure ….and wait until Marcos’s newly landscaped garden wakes up too. Roll on the next season and this years guests … many of our houseparty weeks are full already!

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Santa Domingo de Silos, Burgos Province.

Still catching up with the blog but pleased to get this one one line as it was a cracking none birding day.
We were lucky to be invited up North to our friend Santi’s house for a few days which coincided with the Fiesta de Los Jefes in Santa Domingo de Silos, what a day.
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Santa Domingo de Silos, Burgos Province.

A wildlife blog (Birds, Butterflies, Dragonflies, Orchids and Wildflowers), birdwatching tours and wildlife holidays in Granada Province, Spain.

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Frigiliana to Sedella Long Distance Walk – €170

I have a couple of folks interested but I need a minimum of 3 people….Anyone interested??? Price €170.00 Per Person
Minimum 3 persons

Whats included?
2 Guided Hikes along 2 stages of the GR249 between Frigiliana and Sedella.
Overnight in Hotel Balcon de Competa.
1 Evening Meal & Breakfast 7 Packed Lunch.
Transfers to and from Nerja.
First Day. 26 Kilometers rising 1050 meters. Highest point is 1200 meters. 8-9 hours hiking.
We meet in Nerja and drive to Frigiliana to start the walk. Our route will take us through the little village of Acebuchal and over the Paez Blanco Pass on up to Cortijo del Daire and onwards over the hornillos Pass, past Venta Pradillos to Competa where will have nice rooms in the hotel Balcon de Competa. We will have a nice meal at the hotel.

Overnight in the Hotel Balcon de Competa

Second Day . 17 kilometers rising 700 meters. Highest point is 900 meters. 6-7 hours walking.
After breakfast, we collect our packed lunches and walk from Competa to Canillas de Albaida and onwards to Cruz del Muerto The Cross of Death. we then descend into Salares over the Arabic Bridge before ascending to the top of the hill overlooking Sedella. After we cross the Roman Bridge of Sedella we can finally rest in the plaza at Sedella for a well earned beer.

Transfers back to Nerja included.

This is a very challenging 36 hours so a very good level of fitness is required.

More info at the Facebook page of John Keo Walking Tours