Activities and sights 2018-11-07T14:23:08+00:00

Activiteiten en bezienswaardigheden in de omgeving

Hiking

Would you like to go for a hike in the beautiful landscape? We can take you to your starting point and if you would like to be picked-up again, you can give us a call. Upon request we can provide you with a delicious packed lunch, so you can have a picknick on your walk.

Cycling

The surrounding of Archez are very suitable for cycling. We can help you rent a bike or a mountainbike. If you prefer a bit less strenuous activity, you could also rent an E-bike. We are more than happy to help you with the reservation. There are several routes for cycling available. More information can be found on the website of Biketours Malaga, BajaBikes or Bike2Malaga. If you prefer to stay a little bit closer, it is also possible to rent a bike at Salamandra in  Cómpeta.

Golfcourse Caleta de Velez

Several golf courses can be found at the coast, east of Malaga. The closest is the 18-hole golf course of Caleta de Velez, approximately 20 km from Archez. Villa Archez is the perfect stay for a golf vacation.

Top Tip! The restored El Caminito del Rey (kings path) in El Chorro, Málaga.

El Caminito del Rey is afootpath that has been constructed against the sides of the Gailanes gorge (Ardales, AntequiraenAlora), in the village El Chorro. The footpathruns past the edges of the entire gorge and is connected to the rocks. The path is situated up to a dazzling 100 meters above the river, against nearly vertical walls. The total length of the footpath is nearly 8 kilometres.

To the beach

Near Villa Archez you can find several pretty and entertaining seaside towns.

Torre del Mar: distance 22 km, ca. 30 minutes
Velez-Malaga: distance 23 km, ca. 35 minutes
Nerja: distance 43 km, ca. 52 minutes
Frigiliana: distance 35 km, ca. 45 minutes

Visit the cities

If you have a rental car, Villa Archez is the perfect starting point for one-day trips to Cordoba, Granada, Malaga, Ronda and the ski area of the Sierra Nevada.

Malaga 1 hour ( 66 km)
Granada 1,30 hours (125 km)
Ronda 2,15 hours (157 km)
Sevilla 3 hours (255 km)
Cordoba 2,30 hours (215 km)

Pretty and entertaining seaside townsin the area

Torre del Mar 30 minutes (22 km)
Velez-Malaga 35 minutes (23 km)
Nerja 52 minutes (43 km)
Frigiliana 45 minutes (35 km)

Definitely worth a visit are the “white villages”, pueblos blanco’s

You can still find many authentic places in these villages. Narrow and steep streets with flower-adorned picturesque balconies.

Competa 10 minutes (4 km)
Canillas de Albaida 5 minutes (1,5 km)
Sedella 17 minutes (10 km)
Salares 11 minutes (6,8 km)
Canillas de Aceituno 32 minutes (18 km)
Alcaucin 51 minutes (26 km)
Vinuela 51 minutes (26 km)
Frigiliana 45 minutes (35km)
Nerja 52 minutes (43 km)

Hiking

Would you like to go for a hike in the beautiful landscape? We can take you to your starting point and if you would like to be picked-up again, you can give us a call. Upon request we can provide you with a delicious packed lunch, so you can have a picknick on your walk.

Cycling

The surrounding of Archez are very suitable for cycling. We can help you rent a bike or a mountainbike. If you prefer a bit less strenuous activity, you could also rent an E-bike. We are more than happy to help you with the reservation. There are several routes for cycling available. More information can be found on the website of Biketours Malaga, BajaBikes or Bike2Malaga. If you prefer to stay a little bit closer, it is also possible to rent a bike at Salamandra in  Cómpeta.

Golfcourse Caleta de Velez

Several golf courses can be found at the coast, east of Malaga. The closest is the 18-hole golf course of Caleta de Velez, approximately 20 km from Archez. Villa Archez is the perfect stay for a golf vacation.

Top Tip! The restored El Caminito del Rey (kings path) in El Chorro, Málaga.

El Caminito del Rey is afootpath that has been constructed against the sides of the Gailanes gorge (Ardales, AntequiraenAlora), in the village El Chorro. The footpathruns past the edges of the entire gorge and is connected to the rocks. The path is situated up to a dazzling 100 meters above the river, against nearly vertical walls. The total length of the footpath is nearly 8 kilometres.

To the beach

Near Villa Archez you can find several pretty and entertaining seaside towns.

Torre del Mar: distance 22 km, ca. 30 minutes
Velez-Malaga: distance 23 km, ca. 35 minutes
Nerja: distance 43 km, ca. 52 minutes
Frigiliana: distance 35 km, ca. 45 minutes

Visit the cities

If you have a rental car, Villa Archez is the perfect starting point for one-day trips to Cordoba, Granada, Malaga, Ronda and the ski area of the Sierra Nevada.

Malaga 1 hour ( 66 km)
Granada 1,30 hours (125 km)
Ronda 2,15 hours (157 km)
Sevilla 3 hours (255 km)
Cordoba 2,30 hours (215 km)

Pretty and entertaining seaside townsin the area

Torre del Mar 30 minutes (22 km)
Velez-Malaga 35 minutes (23 km)
Nerja 52 minutes (43 km)
Frigiliana 45 minutes (35 km)

Definitely worth a visit are the “white villages”, pueblos blanco’s

You can still find many authentic places in these villages. Narrow and steep streets with flower-adorned picturesque balconies.

Competa 10 minutes (4 km)
Canillas de Albaida 5 minutes (1,5 km)
Sedella 17 minutes (10 km)
Salares 11 minutes (6,8 km)
Canillas de Aceituno 32 minutes (18 km)
Alcaucin 51 minutes (26 km)
Vinuela 51 minutes (26 km)
Frigiliana 45 minutes (35km)
Nerja 52 minutes (43 km)