This Route combines sport and culture, history and nature. An exciting experience that takes us to get up close to one of the most important literary figures of the last century such as Federico García Lorca and the wonderful views of the Vega de Granada and its white villages. The food in one of the most traditional sales in the area, culminates this perfect day that takes us to know one of the most endearing facets of our beautiful Granada.
per adult from
8 to 9 hours
What's included :
- Use of bicycle
- Snacks - Water, Fruit and Bar.
- Lunch - Typical Food for Sale
- Entry/Admission - Casa Museo Federico Garcia Lorca Valderrubio
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Huerta de San Vicente Casa Museo de Federico Garcia Lorca, C/ Virgen Blanca, s/n, 18340 Granada Spain
We left our meeting point in La Caleta, where the bikes will be delivered to those who do not have one and we will head towards La Huerta de San Vicente, the García Lorca family's summer house between 1926 and 1936. In it Federico García Lorca wrote, all and part of some of his main works, Bodas de sangre (1932) and Yerma (1934). The poet lived in the Huerta de San Vicente the days before his arrest and murder in August 1936, at the beginning of the Spanish civil war.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: 18102 Purchil, Granada, Spain
After the guided tour, we departed by bike from Granada along the Genil river. We continue through the towns of Purchil and Belicena with their old tobacco drying rooms, towards Santa Fé, the Cradle of Hispanidad and pionono, a typical sweet. Santa Fé was a military camp established by the Catholic Monarchs for the final assault on the Nasrids of the Kingdom of Granada. The encampment city was built in just eighty days, including several towers, walls, and a moat around it, as well as four gates that still survive today. We continue through the village of El Jau, and continue along a narrow road flanked by the poplar groves in their autumn dress. We enter Lorquian lands ...
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Casa Museo Federico Garcia Lorca Valderrubio, Calle de la Iglesia, 18250 Valderrubio Spain
Federico García Lorca was born in Fuente Vaqueros, his birthplace is now also a museum, and at the age of 7 Federico and his family moved to Valderrubio, our next and last destination. In Valderrubio, formerly called La Asquerosa, Federico lived from 7 to 11 years old and here he spent many summers after moving to Granada. It was in this town where he completed his literary apprenticeship, where he wrote some of his main works of youth, and where he was later inspired to give the theater one of his best dramatic works, La casa de Bernarda Alba.
Duration: 1 hour
Departure Point :Plaza de la Caleta, Granada, Spain
Departure Time :9:00 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Infant seats available
- Most travelers can participate
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Face masks provided for travelers
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
- Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.