Top things to do in Los Pedroches

Top Choice Castle in Los Pedroches

Castillo de los Sotomayor

The top-heavy main tower of the massive and spooky Castillo de los Sotomayor rises a mighty 45m above its hilltop perch. The castle was built in the 15th century by Gutierre de Sotomayor, master of the Knights of Ca…
Top Choice Castle in Los Pedroches

Castillo de Miramontes

The 360-degree views from the Castillo de Miramontes, a tumbled ruin of Islamic origin on a crag above Andalucía's northernmost village, are truly stupendous. To get here, turn west off the N502 at Bar La Paloma in …
Nature Reserve in Los Pedroches

Parque Natural Sierra de Cardeña y Montoro

The Parque Natural Sierra de Cardeña y Montoro is 384 sq km of rolling hills and woodland that is home to a few Iberian lynx and wolves, plus otters and various birds of prey. Walking paths branch out from Aldea del…
Museum in Los Pedroches

Museo Etnológico

Hinojosa's large and impressive ethnological museum preserves and recreates rural life of the past with carefully curated rooms dedicated to crafts, domestic life, agricultural work, traditional pig-slaughtering (ma…
Church in Los Pedroches

Catedral de la Sierra

The bell tower of this monumental 16th-century church in the heart of Hinojosa is claimed, perhaps optimistically, to have been the model for the bell tower of the Mezquita in Córdoba.
Andalucian in Los Pedroches

La Puerta Falsa

With a pretty patio and a good choice not only of hill-country meat and egg dishes, but also of seafood, friendly La Puerta Falsa is a welcome find in Villanueva de Córdoba.