Vélez - Historic Malaga "What you can't miss"

Duration: 2h and 15min
Languages: Spanish
Registered on August 01, 2018

Good morning everyone, I am Miguel Angel Fernández, official tourist guide and senior technician in tourist information and marketing. I would like to be able to accompany you around my city, strolling to share stories, traditions, culture through different routes and discover a city full of charms, Vélez-Málaga has a lot to teach you ... will you accompany me?

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Our tour will begin in the Plaza de las Carmelitas, just in front of the building of the town hall of Vélez-Málaga, for 2 hours we will walk through the narrow streets of the historic center of the city, finding unique buildings that we can visit, churches, convents or palaces houses (according to visiting hours) and explaining the stories of illustrious characters who have had a great relationship with this city, such as Miguel de Cervantes who immortalized Vélez-Málaga in his brilliant work of "Don Quijote de la Mancha" or the most An important Spanish thinker, María Zambrano, from Spain: A first part of the tour that will lead us to a gentle hill, surrounded by beautiful gardens and with spectacular panoramic views of the city and the fertile valley of the Vélez River with numerous subtropical product plantations, the blue of our Mediterranean sea and the mountainous foothills of the natural park of the Sierras de Alhama, Tejeda and Almijara, and above, dominating the whole environment, the reason for our visit, a white and simple construction, the hermitage of the Blessed Virgin of the Remedies Coronado, patron of the city and that when entering and discovering the interior, we will discover an explosion of color through the impressive murals of the "dream landscapes", the work of the Veleño artist, Evaristo Guerra, who for 12 years gave away his particular artistic style in redecorating the interior of this hermitage of the s. XVII * Visits to buildings according to visiting hours. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ys64acBRzqU

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  • Meeting point:
    Pl. Carmelitas, 12, 29700 Vélez-Málag...
    Pl. Carmelitas, 12, 29700 Vélez-Málaga, Málaga, Spain
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    On the phone 669 037 571

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Silvia 06 Feb 2023

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2023
Altamente recomendable, sabe muchísimo y más, hemos aprendido y disfrutado de tour. Desde luego que repetiría con él. Muchas gracias Miguel Ángel
silvia 12 Aug 2022

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Travelled in group - Aug 2022
Miguel Angel hace que el tour sea entretenido y divertido, siempre preocupandose de q lo q explica se entienda. Un 10
Teresa 26 Jun 2022

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Travelled in group - Jun 2022
Hacen un trabajo extraordinario
Alex... 10 Apr 2022

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Travelled in family - Apr 2022
Como compañera de profesión tengo que decir que ha sido un recorrido muy bueno. Miguel ha sabido adaptar el Tour a nuestros intereses, incluso los caminos al ir con un carrito. Repetiremos otros tours si volvemos.
Fran... 05 Feb 2022

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2022
Una visita muy agradable con un guía que un pozo de sabiduría. Recomendable cien por cien.
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What should you know?

Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.