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Laguna de Fuente de Piedra

Monday 28 March, 2011|

The Fuente de Piedra’s small lake is located near Antequera and next to the village of the same name. It is the vastest small lake in Andalucia and puts up the biggest colony of pink flamingos from the whole Iberian Peninsula. The flamingos arrive during the last days of January to Fuente de Piedra to [...]

Embalse de El Chorro

Monday 28 March, 2011|

El Chorro” reservoir, close to the village of Ardales and also very near of Antequera, was inaugurated by His Majesty Alfonso XIII in 1921. Many people feel attracted by its woodlands, “beaches”, sport activities, trails, viewpoints, gullies and encased rivers. Within this natural landscape, visitors will find the Los Gaitanes Narrow Gorge, also called the “El [...]

Nacimiento del Río de la Villa

Monday 28 March, 2011|

It is in the foothills of the Natural Landscape “El Torcal de Antequera” and it stretches up to the edge of the secondary road N-331, just six kilometers away from the town. This is an important site because the water supplying the Antequera town springs from here. Besides, it is now used a municipal recreational [...]

Paraje Natural de El Torcal

Wednesday 23 March, 2011|

On the 18th of July 1989, El Torcal was qualified as a Natural Park Reserve in order to particularly protect the so important nature values of the area, such as the geomorphology, flora, fauna and landscape. It is located in the center area of Malaga province and it is part of the limestone arc formed [...]