With the warmest temperatures on Europe's mainland, Andalusia is an excellent option for travel throughout the year. Better known as 'sunny Spain' this region bursts with impressive landmarks, a rich culture with pronounced Moorish influences, and miles upon miles of fantastic coastline on both the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea. There are several places of interest all within easy reach of El Rubio. Please use the helpful links below to make the most of your stay in this wonderful region of Spain.

  • Golf in Andalusia

    Antequerra has an 18 hole Golf course and there are 3 more International courses planned over the next 2 to 3 years. Only 30 to 45 minutes drive and with excellent facilities, check the website for more details and to book in advance.
    Telephone from UK: 0871 474 1193
    Telephone from Spain: 0952 883 847 Book your golf

    Horse Riding

    Andalusia is a fantastic area to ride whatever your level. For more information on riding facilities at Lobo Park visit the website or call (34)953 031107 Lobo Park

    For the Children

    Theme Park Isla Magica - SevilleIsla Magica Visit the Wolves and Much More
    The Lobopark is home to the wolves of Andalusia. There is also a zoo and horse riding facilities here.Lobo Park Theme Park Tivoli World - MalagaTivoli World Science Park - GranadaGranada Science Park Water Park and 18 Hole Mini Golf - MalagaAqualand Water Park GranadaAqua Topic Water Park - MalagaAspro Ocio

  • Sightseeing and Tours

    ESTEPA (15mins drive) Has a beautiful monastry with stunning views over the valley and is also famous for it's palvarones and mantecado biscuits. The air is filled with the smell of cinnamon during the months of September to December, and people come from afar to buy the biscuits in time for Christmas.

    ANTEQUERA (45mins drive) currently has the nearest Golf Course. There are many churches to visit and a large market held on Tuesday near the Bull ring.

    SEVILLE (1hr15mins drive) Is situated on the River Gaudalquivir which has many bars and restaurants dotted along it's banks. The main attraction is the massive Gothic Cathedral with it's rich interior, is considered one of the most impressive in Spain. Stroll down the narrow side streets and you will find many tapas bars in unexpected squares. (There is a bus service from El Rubio to Seville)

    GRANADA (1hr30mins) Think of Granada and you think of the Alhambra(booking advised) It was built in the 13th century as a castle but later palace building were formed along with the summer gardens of the Generalife above.

    CORDOBA (1hr drive) Along with Seville and Granada this is one of the great trio of moorish cities in Southern Spain. In the old quarter, narrow white washed streets burst with flower-filled balconies and courtyards. Competitions are held every May for the most beautiful displays.

    RONDA (1hr drive) Sits on both sides of a dramatic gorge with the River Guadalevir far below. Ronda has one of the oldest Bullrings in Spain.

  • Book all your tours & sightseeing trips

    This web site will help you plan any sightseeing trips & tours including suggestions of restaurants etc. in Seville & Granada. It also offers discounted passes to many attractions. Find out more Fuente De Piedra Tourist Information Find out more