Enjoy this Cartagena 6 hours private guided tour to “Ricote Valley” with on own, couple, family or private group from 1 to 35 people
Private guided tour from Cartagena city, Murcia to Ricote Valley with your private tour guide in Cartagena. Depart Cartagena with your private transport (car, mini-van or coach) for an approximate 1-hour journey driving through the foothills of the Sierra Carrascoy. Heading towards Murcia, we will stop in this Cartagena 6 hours private guided tour to “Ricote Valley”, for visiting the Fuensanta Santuary for the first panoramic views of the Murcia orchards, visit the church with your private tour guide in Cartagena where you will find the sculpture of the patroness of Murcia: La Virgen de la Fuensanta.
Leaving the Murcia orchards, enjoy a panoramic drive to the Valley of Ricote. The Ricote Valley was the last area inhabited by the Moriscos before they were expelled from Spain in the 17th century. This valley consists of several villages (Abaran, Ojos, Blanca, Ulea, Villanueva del Rio Segura and Archena) the biggest with a population of 12.000 and the smallest in the heart of the valley with a population of only 605 inhabitants.
The second stop in our Cartagena 6 hours private guided tour to “Ricote Valley”, will be made at the park of “Noria” in Abaran, the water wheel park where you will see the first and biggest “Noria”, known to be the biggest, working water wheel of Europe that carries 25 litres of water per second and dates back to 1805.
This Cartagena private guided tour to “Ricote Valley” is a complete tour with knowledges about Spanish culture + religion + history, do not hesitate to book it
Some minutes driving after Abaran a comfort stop in Archena for a refreshment will be made before heading back to the port via a panoramic drive. In this panoramic drive you will see different small villages of this valley and so the Segura river. Cartagena 6 hours private guided tour to “Ricote Valley” is the best idea if you are looking for the paradise. This private tour from Cartagena to “Ricote Valley” it’s highly recommended for people with reduced mobility or scenery and panoramic views lovers.
What’s included in our Cartagena 6 hours private guided tour to “Ricote Valley”:
• 6h private tour guide in Cartagena / driver
• Transport included by car or mini-coach up to 6 people. We offer the chance to book a car/van or mini-coach if you are a bigger group, ask for your special quotation.
• Noria Abaran (water wheel)
Not included in Cartagena 6 hours private guided tour to “Ricote Valley”:
** The meeting point for the Cartagena 6 hours private guided tour to “Ricote Valley”: up to your convenience
CHECK THE PLACES YOU WILL VISIT IN THIS CARTAGENA 6 HOURS PRIVATE GUIDED TOUR TO “RICOTE VALLEY”:
** Private tours developed by Qualified Local Guides. Book only professional private tour guides. If you are travelling with a private group, family or friends, you can book a private guided tour + transport for your party
Ana & Jordi Linares Private Tour Guides Cartagena:
Donwload complete information about our private guided tours
Download a catalog (.pdf) with complete information about each destination (all our tours, meeting point, cancellation policy, recommendations, private transport, etc)