Visit the sea of olive trees of Jaén
Castles and Battles
Castles and Battles run through Jaén, its landscapes of mountain ranges and olive groves dotted with towns and cities where battles took place and changed the political, social and economic order of Spain at the time.
Castles and Battles make up a tourist and cultural proposal that combines the beauty of the landscape with the historical, cultural and gastronomic interest of Jaen. It allows you to enjoy hiking days or mountain bike tours along the Greenway Spanish greenways Spanish of greenways followint the Oil route with 55 km. travel; get to know and taste the best extra virgin olive oil in the world, visit cattle farms of bulls and purebred horses, pastures of nomadic shepherds, ride a hot air balloon, canoe or go 4 × 4 , horse or donkey riding alongs the natural parks.
Photographic hunting, bird watching or the Iberian lynx can complete a magnificent day in the highlands. Knowing the mining heritage inherited from centuries of exploitation in the Linares-La Carolina district, the new towns of Carlos III or enjoying the gastronomy and culture of tapas so rooted in this land, are some more examples of what this destination represents.