Enjoy this Cartagena Spain 6 hours private shore excursions to “Ricote Valley” with your own, couple, family or private group from 1 to 35 people
Private shore excursions to “Ricote Valley”. Depart Cartagena for an approximate 1-hour journey through the foothills of the Sierra Carrascoy. Heading towards Murcia, stop for a visit of the Fuensanta Santuary for the first panoramic views of the Murcian orchards, visit the church where you will find the sculpture of the patroness of Murcia.
Leaving the Murcian orchards, enjoy a panoramic drive to the Valley of Ricote. The Valley of Ricote 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.
The second stop in this Cartagena Spain 6 hours private shore excursions 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.
Complete tour with knowledges about Spanish culture + religion + history, do not hesitate to book it.
Some minutes drive after Abaran a comfort stop 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.
What´s Included in our Cartagena Spain 6 hours private shore excursions to “Ricote Valley”:
– 6h Licensed and private tour guide in Cartagena / Driver
– Entrance to Fuensanta Sanctuary
– Transport up to 6 people by car or mini-coach. If you are a bigger group ask us for special quotation.
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