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Ronda Walking Tour

Tour Description


First settled by the early Celts who gave it the name ¨Arunda¨ in the sixth century, the history that shaped this amazing destination is vast. Our informative guided visit in the Ronda Walking Tour will cover the origins of Ronda understanding why centuries ago, the city and its natural resources had much to offer in addition to its Andalucian beauty.  From the Phoenicians to the Muslims, there is a lot to discuss. Along more contemporary lines,  you won´t want to miss stories of the Spanish civil war and the bandits who hid out in these hills illustrated by Hemingway who spent a lot of time here.  Also, a must is the the famous bullring where some of the most important bullfighting families rose to fame and shed light on this very Spanish pastime and sport.  Your guide can help with organizing plans on how to spend your free time and also some nice meals.  Don´t let the small town feel, fool you. Ronda and its restaurants live up to their reputation with some of the more famed chefs who live in this region.

  • Private Guide  
  • Map with marked itinerary
  • Numerous tips and recommendations on how to spend your time
    • Witness the beautiful views from various points of the city
    • Pretend to be a ¨Matador¨ for the day in the famous bullring of Ronda.
    • Marvel in the views of the gorge from ¨Puente Viejo¨, a bridge from the 16th Century.
    • Get lost in the narrow and windy cobblestone streets of this magical city.

      Meeting point near the front door of the Parador

      • Old Bridge
      • Old City (and old Medina)
      • Casa de Don Bosco
      • City Hall and Important churches
      • New Bridge
      • Bullring 


      This is a summarized itinerary. Some places may be added based on time. As this is a private tour, it can be customized to a degree, being respectful of the time. If there is a specific monument you know you want to see, let us know. ie.

      Please note that if you decide to be picked up at the hotel instead of meeting the guide at the designated meeting point, this itinerary may be altered.This is a summarized itinerary. Some places may be added based on time, plus we like to keep some surprise element to our tours.

      Duration: 3h
      Start:  10:00am
      Start point: Front door of Parador
      If your hotel is nearby and you prefer to be picked up, let us know when you book the tour.

      *Weekend or holidays: This tour carries a surcharge of $35 on Weekends or Spanish holidays as the local guides charge more at this time. 

      Optional for this tour:
      We can combine this tour with an introduction to tapas. 

      Other information
      We will contact you after an order is placed to check everything is correct and to continue the process. Remember we can make manual changes to your order later on. Please refer to our terms and conditions for cancellation policies. If you are unclear on how to book, please contact us via phone or email. Thank you

      It is not a wonder  why writers from the 19th century would escape to this romantic city to be inspired by what many consider one of the prettiest white washed village towns of Andalucia that holds more history than an encyclopedia.  While many people come just for a day visit, we think this charming city merits one night easily if you can fit it into your agenda.  Letango can help you build a plan that is a memorable one.  Situated in a very mountainous area of Andalucia, the city is divided into two parts, the old and the new, that are separated by  awesome gorges that tower over a majestic canyon of the River Tejo below.  This is an opportune time to take in the quiet and peaceful serenity of the gorgeous views after the tourist buses have left. There are fabulous day trips to consider from this town as well. 

       

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      Group Size:
      $345.00

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