⇒ Normal Bike: 39€
⇒ Electric Bicycle: 49€
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A thrilling tour for the Downhill MTB lovers all the way to Jarapalos.
This trail is located between Llano de Peñaprieta and Llano de Santo Lopez, crossing 3 small rivers: Arroyo Hondo, Arroyo de la Fuente de la Higuera y Arroyo de las Minas; we will cycle pass the Loma de las Mezquitas (Mosque’s Hill) and near the Tajo de las Grajas and Las Montesas. We will also cycle pass a former pyrite mine.
We will get to the area known Arboretum Jarapalo, area which was used as tree nursery in order to repopulate those mountains since mid 20th century and over 20 years. The species trees that were used at the time were stone pine, Aleppo pine and maritime pine. This area covers over 22,000 m.sq. divided in 12 different plots filled with a hundred different species.
This place gets watered with a peculiar irrigation system. The water is supplied by a reservoir located at the highest part of the facility. Next to it, we will find the Calera de Jarapalo (Jarapalo’s limestone quarry), there’s a oven that was used to turn limestone into lime using heat.
Along the whole route, there will be forest roads y stone paved roads, easy trails and climbs which are not that easy, also good views of the Valle del Guadalhorce (Guadalhorce River Valley) and the Bahia de Malaga (Malaga bay).
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||QQ Bikes Kiosk on Muelle Uno, Malaga Port|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please, arrive 15 minutes prior the scheduled start time of the tour.|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.|
Other details about this Tour
During our Guided Tours you will be accompanied by a professional guide, who will be able to deliver the guided tour either in English or Spanish. If you require any other language, please let us know.
Although is not included in the tour price, child bike seats are available upon request. To avoid disappointment, please, check price and availability in advance.