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La Ruta de los Tajos: Comares, Colmenar y Alfarnatejo

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The village on top

On our trip north from Velez-Malaga we saw a village on the very top of a mountain. We set the... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2014
Museumsfreak
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Moelv
Astonishing petite village

Just the trip (not for the fainthearted, once you hit the access road MA-165), to get to this... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2013
Frankeith
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Cadiz
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10 Nov 2014
“The village on top”
26 Aug 2013
“Astonishing petite village”
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Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 10 November 2014

On our trip north from Velez-Malaga we saw a village on the very top of a mountain. We set the course and after a lot of curves and great views we reached the new and impressive gate to the village. We got good service in...More

3  Thank Museumsfreak
Reviewed 26 August 2013

Just the trip (not for the fainthearted, once you hit the access road MA-165), to get to this beautiful little village deserves a good review on its own. We approached the village from the West, through MA-169, and the scenery at that time of year,...More

3  Thank Frankeith
Reviewed 3 August 2013

Unspoilt by commercialism, (you would be hard pressed to buy a postcard here!), tranquil, steeped in history, and fabulous views over the Axarquia. Take an afternoon off from the beach, and discover the real Spain!

3  Thank PaphosGoldfinger
Reviewed 11 June 2013

The scenery in the mountains is accessible and lovely. For dinner we were split into groups and went with a Spanish mum to her house were we were served the equivalent of a Sunday Lunch that she had made herself. Could be improved by having...More

2  Thank kaitiScotland
Reviewed 2 April 2013

A trip to Comares takes you to the real Spain. It is perched on top of a mountain overlooking a vast valley. The streets are quite steep, but the views are well worth the effort. We went on an organised tour & our guide was...More

5  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 22 July 2012

These towns are beautiful white towns that have not been discovered by mass tourism yet, so they conserve their traditions and you will not find many bars run by foreigners. The towns are still virgin towns and they have their special enchantments.

4  Thank BennyMalaga
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